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Microsoft's explanation of cloud outage praised by customers

Microsoft has gained some praises for its candid post-mortem evaluation of a recent outage of its Visual Studio Online service.

The falling cost of cloud storage, and what they don't tell you about it

Cloud storage may be an excellent way to synchronize data across multiple devices, but it is terrible for large data backups.

News Scan: DT sees $35 per share for T-Mobile too low; Mobile ads may actually be working; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Aug. 29, including the prices DT is considering on T-Mobile, the effectiveness of mobile ads, the grand unification of OneDrive, what mobile device is going to replace the BlackBerry as number three in the U.K. and the forthcoming growth in the mobile sensor industry.

Surface Pro 3 heat issue not a problem, says Microsoft

Microsoft has denied that the Surface Pro 3 has a heat problem, though it promised a software fix to address incorrect thermal warning seen by some.

Microsoft Azure suffers brief outage that was felt around the globe

Microsoft Azure experienced a brief outage on this week that spanned a number of services, and which was felt around the globe.

Report: Windows 9 technical preview may arrive in September

The next version of the Windows operating system, identified as Windows "Threshold" or Windows 9, could arrive as early as end-September.

Microsoft announces Matter Center for Office 365 for lawyers, early access program

Microsoft announced this week plans to roll out a document management and collaboration product specifically for lawyers. Called Matter Center for Office 365, the company is currently accepting applications for it's preview version.

Spotlight: Microsoft pulls update after Blue Screen of Death incidents

Microsoft has decided to pull one of its August Patch Tuesday after it caused some users to experience the dreaded Blue Screen of Death, forcing a reboot, explains security researcher Paul Ducklin in a Naked Security blog

Microsoft Surface Pro 3: To buy or to wait

Should you get the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 today, or wait? Paul Mah highlights two reasons why you may want to wait.

Microsoft yanks problematic update after reports of system crashes

Microsoft has quietly recommended that users uninstall one of last week's security update after some users reported irrecoverable system crashes.