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Satya Nadella reflects on Microsoft’s progress in areas of data, AI,...

Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella published his letter to shareholders in the company’s 2018 annual report, on LinkedIn yesterday. He talks about Microsoft’s accomplishments in...

Microsoft announces ‘Decentralized Identity’ in partnership with DIF and W3C Credentials...

Yesterday, Microsoft published a white paper on Decentralized Identity (DID) solution. These identities are user-generated, self-owned, globally unique identifiers rooted in decentralized systems. Over...

Google moving towards data centers with 24/7 carbon-free energy

It comes as no surprise to most that Google have been one of the largest buyers of renewable energy. Over 2017 alone, Google have...

Microsoft open sources Infer.NET, it’s popular model-based machine learning framework

Last week, Microsoft open sourced Infer.NET, the cross-platform framework used for model-based machine learning. This popular machine learning engine used in Office, Xbox and...

Microsoft announces new Surface devices to enhance user productivity, with style...

Looks like Christmas has come early this year!  After the latest iPhone range announced by Apple, Amazon’s wide range of Alex products that even...

GitLab raises $100 million, Alphabet backs it to surpass Microsoft’s GitHub

GitLab announced it had raised a $100 million Series D funding after being backed by one of its chief financial investors Alphabet Inc., who...

Microsoft acquires AI startup Lobe, a no code visual interface tool...

Microsoft announced yesterday that it has acquired Lobe, a small San Francisco based AI startup. Lobe is a visual Interface tool that allows people...

Why did last week’s Azure cloud outage happen? Here’s Microsoft’s Root...

Earlier this month, Microsoft Azure Cloud was experiencing problems that left users unable to access its cloud services. The outage in South Central US...

Microsoft announces Azure DevOps, makes Azure pipelines available on GitHub Marketplace

Microsoft is rebranding Visual Studio Team Services(VSTS) to Azure DevOps along with  Azure DevOps Server, the successor of Team Foundation Server (TFS). Microsoft understands...

Real clouds take out Microsoft’s Azure Cloud; users, developers suffer indefinite...

Microsoft Azure Cloud was experiencing problems that left users unable to access its cloud services. The outage has taken several Azure Cloud services offline...