01 Feb 2021
Last month, Google had threatened to disable its flagship search engine in Australia to coerce the government from passing a controversial new law forcing Google to pay local media outlets for sharing their news content.
03 Aug 2020
A lot has happened over the weekend.
01 Aug 2020
After indicating his views about TikTok, owned by Chinese giant ByteDance several times, United States President Donald Trump said on Friday (local time) that he will ban the popular short-form video app.
30 Jun 2020
Microsoft has suspended all advertising on Facebook and Instagram at least until August.
27 Jun 2020
In a bid to adjust with the new 'normal', Microsoft has announced the plan to close its physical stores permanently.
30 Apr 2020
As the novel coronavirus pandemic forces more and more people to switch to the routine of remote meetings and chats, work communication tools continue to gain benefits.
14 Mar 2020
Bill Gates, one of the richest men in the world, has decided to step down from the board of Microsoft - the company he co-founded more than four decades ago with Paul Allen.
18 Feb 2020
In a bid to expand its footprint in the Indian market, Microsoft has launched a new engineering hub in the country.
31 Jan 2020
After Alphabet and Microsoft, International Business Machines (IBM) has decided to bring an Indian-origin Chief Executive.
14 Jan 2020
Hyderabad-born Satya Nadella, who is leading Microsoft, has become the first CEO of a tech giant to weigh-in on India's new law of citizenship that has sparked protests.
18 Oct 2019
Microsoft Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Satya Nadella received a massive 66% raise in salary, during the fiscal year 2018-19.
24 Jun 2019
Results for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced were declared on June 14, and the counselling process for the same is currently underway.
24 Nov 2018
Microsoft has surpassed both Apple and Amazon to become the most valuable company in the US in terms of market capitalization.
11 Aug 2018
Microsoft's Indian-origin CEO Satya Nadella has netted over $35 million after selling almost one-third of his common shares in the software giant.
23 Jul 2018
Despite being a distant sci-fi vision in the 1970s, virtual assistants have become commonplace now.
14 Jun 2018
Another person of Indian origin has made their mark on the international platform. Indian-American Dhivya Suryadevara has been named the new Chief Finance Officer (CFO) of General Motors (GM), the US' largest automaker.
04 Jun 2018
Here comes your daily roundup of business news.
04 Jun 2018
Microsoft has acquired world's largest open-source code repository website, GitHub for a whopping $7.5 billion in an all-stock deal.
04 May 2018
After WhatsApp CEO and co-founder Jan Koum confirmed that he is quitting the company, reports have surfaced that the popular chat app's next potential CEO could be Neeraj Arora, who's the head of "All Things Business" at the company.
22 Apr 2018
With entrances for engineering colleges already going on, and with the plethora of engineering colleges in India, aspiring computer science engineers might find themselves overwhelmed by the options.
20 Apr 2018
A Bollywood star, an Indian cricketer, and an Indian-origin tech giant CEO feature in this year's TIME 100 list- an "annual list of the world's most influential people...whose time, in our estimation, is now."
01 Apr 2018
Global-tech major Microsoft is looking at investing in Indian tech start-ups through its venture-funding arm "Microsoft Ventures".
24 Feb 2018
We all know how hard it's to be a CEO. The Chief Executives, especially those at large companies, have more responsibility on their shoulders and also face greater pressures.
07 Nov 2017
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella was recently in India.
30 Sep 2017
Every day we are discovering new things that we can do with the help of AI.
08 Sep 2017
More than three years ago, on a cold February day, Microsoft's board of directors placed a huge responsibility on Indian-origin business executive Satya Nadella.
25 Jul 2017
According to reports, Microsoft is now mulling on investing $50-100 million (Rs. 320-640 crore) to acquire a minority stake in ANI Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs Ola, the home-grown ride hailing platform.
28 Jun 2017
Modi's first US tour under Trump regime had him woo investors and then in the role reversal, get wooed.
25 Jun 2017
Although Donald Trump is widely criticized, he is still the President of the United States and this means treading carefully around him lest he does something disastrous.
21 Jun 2017
Allaying the Silicon Valley's concerns on work visas, President Trump pledged to work with those including the Congress on immigration, so that the companies face no hurdles in "getting the people they want".
02 Jun 2017
President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw the US from the Paris climate change agreement has been condemned by world and business leaders alike.
23 May 2017
Microsoft India has signed an MoU with the Telecom Sector Skill Council for Project Sangam, which aims to give a boost to the telecom industry by focusing on skill development.
20 May 2017
According to a MarketsandMarkets report, the market size of smart advisors or chatbots will rise to $3,172 million in 2021 from $703 million in 2016.
13 Mar 2017
Flipkart and Facebook are teaming up in an effort to improve connectivity for their apps and websites for users on slower networks and older handsets.
22 Feb 2017
On the second day of Future Decoded event, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella unveiled the 'Skype Lite' application designed exclusively for Indian users.
22 Feb 2017
E-commerce giant Flipkart is amidst talks in order to raise a funding round of up to $1.5 billion from investors including Microsoft, eBay, PayPal Holdings and Tencent Holdings.
21 Feb 2017
58-year-old Bhagyamma, a Peenya Dasarahalli resident, was killed and nine others injured when a KSRTC bus caught fire near Arishinakuntte on NH4. Cause of the mishap is not yet known.
20 Feb 2017
India's largest e-commerce firm Flipkart, has signed up to use Microsoft's Azure cloud service platform.
18 Feb 2017
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella will visit Bengaluru next week for a company event, in his first trip to India's Silicon Valley since taking office in Feb'14.
26 Jan 2017
Fidelity investments has slashed the values of Flipkart's shares by 36%, bringing the company's valuation down to $5.58 billion.