Microsoft and Facebook are teaming up to build what could be the most powerful transatlantic fiber optic cable yet, The Next Web said, all in an effort to make the web more reliable for everyone.
This has been a tough week for high-tech giants who spent billions of dollars to buy their way into the mobile handset market.
Microsoft said Wednesday that it plans to cut another 1,850 jobs at its troubled Nokia phone making unit and take an impairment and restructuring charge of $950 million.
Microsoft has released the debut version of its news-finding bot. Named "Rowe," this news bot is housed inside News Pro, Microsoft's personalized news reading application powered by Bing.
Expanding their existing partnership, Citrix announced Tuesday that it has selected Microsoft's Azure as its cloud of choice. The two companies will also work on integrating Citrix XenMobile and NetScaler with Microsoft's Enterprise Mobility Suite.
For the upcoming Windows 10 Anniversary Update, for the first time in years, you'll need more memory to update your operating system.
Microsoft is enabling enterprise software developers to integrate Skype for Business into their customized mobile applications on Android and iOS mobile devices.
Microsoft is working on a "Bing Concierge Bot," a digital assistant similar to the newly announced Google Assistant, according to a job posting flagged by Mary Jo Foley with ZDNet.
Microsoft announced Wednesday that it has agreed to sell its Nokia feature phone business to FIH Mobile, a subsidiary of Apple supplier Foxconn, and HMD Global, a newly formed company set up by former Nokia executives, for $350 million.
Microsoft and SAP cloud services are getting a little cozier. The two companies announced at SAP Sapphire that Microsoft Azure will soon offer more SAP HANA deployment options.