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68% People in India Experiencing Tech Support Scams in Past Year

By : Ashok Pandey

Tech support scams are a problem worldwide, with 3 out of 5 people globally having experienced one in the past year and 1 in 5 losing money to fraudsters, according to the Tech Support Scam Survey 2018 released by Microsoft’s

NITI Aayog forges agreement with Microsoft India to bring the power of AI

By : CIOL Bureau

Furthering their shared commitment to democratize access to AI, NITI Aayog and Microsoft India announced an agreement today to leverage the benefits of AI for the growth of the nation. As part of the agreement, Microsoft India will support NITI

Microsoft, Star India and Anil Kumble redefine fan engagement with real-time Power Speks

By : Ashok Pandey

Microsoft Corp. and Anil Kumble’s technology startup, Spektacom Technologies, with support from broadcast partner Star India, came together on Thursday to announce the introduction of the Power Bat. The Power Bat provides players, coaches, commentators, fans and viewers with a

Microsoft announced the third program within its AI for Good initiative

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft announced the third program within its AI for Good initiative: AI for Humanitarian Action, a new $40-million (U.S.), 5-year program aimed at leveraging the power of artificial intelligence to address some of the world’s biggest humanitarian challenges. Microsoft President

Adobe, Microsoft and SAP announce the Open Data Initiative

By : CIOL Bureau

The CEOs of Adobe, Microsoft and SAP introduced the Open Data Initiative at the Microsoft Ignite conference. Together, the three longstanding partners are reimagining customer experience management (CXM) by empowering companies to derive more value from their data and deliver

Microsoft Bring New AI and Mixed Reality Business Applications for Dynamics365

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft announces the upcoming availability of new Dynamics 365 AI applications, and their very first mixed reality business applications: Dynamics 365 Remote Assist and Dynamics 365 Layout, at Microsoft Ignite 2018. With the release of the new AI and mixed

Microsoft & Ramco Systems Introduces Ramco Global Payroll Software

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft and Ramco Systems strengthened their partnership with the launch of Ramco Global Payroll on Microsoft Dynamics 365 thus bringing a powerful combination of Talent and Payroll on a unified platform infused with Microsoft AI capabilities around Chatbots and Facial recognition. With

Microsoft Offers Free Courses to build awareness around Data Privacy and Cloud

By : CIOL Bureau

As part of Microsoft India’s continued efforts in building awareness around cloud technologies, data privacy and security subject areas, the company announced the availability of online courses on cloud computing, with a focus on data protection regulations, security and compliance.

Citrix and Microsoft simplify branch office network deployments

By : CIOL Bureau

Citrix partners with Microsoft to provide Citrix SD-WAN solution as the on-ramp to Azure, for the new Azure Virtual WAN service, announced by Microsoft. The joint solution is designed for the WAN edge of Azure to help enhance user experience,

Microsoft Announces General Availability of Azure IoT Edge

By : CIOL Bureau

Since the introduction of Azure IoT Edge just over a year ago, there have been several examples of the real-world impact to run cloud intelligence directly on IoT devices. Now devices can act immediately on real-time data—whether it be recognizing a crack

EY and Microsoft Launch Blockchain Solution for Media & Entertainment Industry

By : CIOL Bureau

With an aim to streamline the costly and time-consuming processes in entertainment rights and royalties, EY and Microsoft launched a blockchain network for content rights and royalties management. When fully operational, this EY and Microsoft blockchain network will encompass thousands

Microsoft using drone images and AI to help farmers improve farm yields

INDIA: Microsoft and drone maker, DJI are partnering to help farmers quickly get the information related to soil moisture in their fields and any pest infestation, without the need to spend hours and days spent walking or driving on the

Microsoft woos AI developers with new capabilities on cloud and at edge


USA: On Monday at Microsoft’s annual developer conference, Build 2018, Microsoft leaders showcased new technologies to help every developer be an AI developer on Microsoft Azure, Microsoft 365 and across any platform. “The era of the intelligent cloud and intelligent edge is

Microsoft announces new online courses for developers

By : CIOL Writers 1

Microsoft announced two new courses in its online education program for developers. First will be an AI course for advanced developers who want to expand their knowledge of machine learning and the second one will be an entry-level software development course. The

Microsoft unveils its innovation hub ‘Garage’ in Hyderabad

By : CIOL Writers

Microsoft has officially opened its innovation and incubation hub Microsoft Garage in India. The Garage will be located at the India Development Center(IDC) in Hyderabad and will be the second largest in the world. Microsoft Garage is a platform for

‘Microsoft Teams’ gets new updates including Cortana integration and more features

By : CIOL Writers

Marking the first anniversary of Microsoft Teams, Microsoft has unveiled some new features for Microsoft Teams, a competitor to Slack. The new features include Cortana integration, inline message translation for Teams and many more features. The major highlight of the

Microsoft and Apollo Hospitals team up to use AI in treating cardiac diseases

By : CIOL Writers

In today’s times, technology plays an important part in determining the future of any individual. Technology in the field of healthcare services can give a new lease of life to any patient. To make use of technology to its full

Microsoft optimizes Skype for entry-level Android smartphones

By : CIOL Writers

Microsoft is launching an updated version of Skype for Android devices. The updated version will be optimized to run on low-end Android smartphones, providing better audio and video quality on those smartphones. Great News! A lighter version of Skype is now

Microsoft’s Cortana gets a new head to take on rivals

By : CIOL Writers

Microsoft’s AI assistant Cortana has a new boss in Javier Soltero, who previously controlled the Microsoft Office product group. Axios reported that Soltero moved to oversee Cortana around three weeks ago, and will report to Harry Shum, Microsoft’s head of AI and research.

Microsoft Surface Pro launched in India starting at Rs 64,999

By : CIOL Writers

Microsoft announced the launch of the new Surface Pro laptops in India. The most versatile laptop will be available in online Microsoft stores (Amazon and Flipkart) as well as Croma, Reliance, Vijay Sales, and other authorized retailers in India. Vineet