Microsoft‘s voice-activated digital assistant “Cortana” will be available in India, China, UK, Canada and Australia through the first update to Windows phone 8.1 platform, Microsoft’s corporate vice president and manager for ... Continue_Reading
Microsoft Ventures Accelerator India has inducted twelve startups for the fifth batch of its accelerator program, termed as the Winter 2014 batch. The program will last for four months starting ... Continue_Reading
Yesterday Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella informed employees that there would be over 12,500 job cuts at Nokia Devices and Services business by next year. Now BGR India, which was privy ... Continue_Reading
At 5:00am Pacific Time (5:30 pm IST) Microsoft posted an email from CEO Satya Nadella to ‘All Employees’ on its News Center. The email, titled “Starting to Evolve Our Organization ... Continue_Reading
Microsoft will launch operator billing for Windows Store in a few months ... Continue_Reading
In the first quarter with Satya Nadella at the helm, Microsoft has reported a decline in its net quarterly profit year-on-year (YoY) to $5.66 billion, down from $6.06 billion profit ... Continue_Reading
Update: Microsoft has informed that it will be closing the acquisition this Friday (April 25). It also noted that while the original deal didn’t include Nokia’s online assets, both the companies ... Continue_Reading
Updated below With elections starting earlier this week, several Indian digital media companies have launched (or partnered to launch) election specific sections to track the polls, provide election trends and sentiment ... Continue_Reading
Mukund Mohan, who was  the director of Microsoft Ventures in India, will now head the venture arm’s work in US and China, apart from India ... Continue_Reading
In an unprecedented move, Microsoft has dropped licensing fees from at least two Indian manufacturers Lava and Karbonn for using its Windows Phone operating system ... Continue_Reading
Microsoft will be officially launching its latest gaming console Xbox One in India this September and more details are expected in April. ... Continue_Reading
Microsoft has received a total of 416 requests seeking details of 683 users & accounts from the Indian government during July -December 2013, the company has revealed as a part of its Law Enforcement ... Continue_Reading