Forget Brexit – Microsoft poised to open flagship store in UK
Despite being a major market for Microsoft with customers generally of a friendly disposition to the company Microsoft has so far failed to deliver a physical Microsoft Store in UK, relying instead on the wonky retail displays at ...
Microsoft is reportedly launching a new Surface in London next month
Microsoft has been rumored to be working on a new Surface Book for a while now. The company introduced the new Surface Laptop and a new Surface Pro earlier this year, but we are still expecting another new Surface device from the ...
In London? Get your hands on the Microsoft HoloLens this weekend
Microsoft’s HoloLens remains a one-of-a-kind device, being the only commercial mixed reality device currently on sale. At between $3000 and $5000 per device it’s not a machine which most of us will have experienced yet...
Microsoft responded to UK terror attack information request in less than 30 minutes
The U.K. government is now investigating the terror attack that happened last week in London. Terrorist Khalid Masood drove a vehicle into several pedestrians and stabbed a police officer who was outside of the Palace. The attacke...
Microsoft re-affirms its commitment to the UK, data centre expansion plans are still on track
Yesterday, we reported a story about Microsoft’s data center expansion plans in the UK based on the comments from a Microsoft employee. Microsoft today sent a note to us saying that the comments by the Microsoft employee wer...
London’s Metropolitan Police Service starts testing body cameras connected to Microsoft Azure
by Sean Chan
Back in September, Microsoft launched new data centers in the UK for Azure and Office 365. Today, the London Metropolitan Police Service has announced that it will be using Microsoft Azure to store data coming from the recently de...
Microsoft teamed up with European artists to create a collaborative piece of art using Surface Pro 4
To promote Surface Pro 4, Microsoft teamed up with three artists from London, Paris, and Stockholm and asked them to draw scenes from their respective cities. Working together on a Surface Pro 4, they created a collaborative piece...
Santander Cycles app for Windows Phone to be released “shortly”
Exactly a week ago we complained that Transport for London has not released an app for their cycle hiring service for Windows Phone, and was only supporting iOS and Android. Today we have much happier news, with Transport for Lond...
You can buy the Verizon HTC One M8 for Windows from Amazon UK
The HTC One M8 for Windows is a fantastic device with two killer limitations. The camera and the availability. Now while manby people can get used to a lower quality camera, not being able to get the phone is an incredibly unsurmo...
Check Out How Microsoft Was Represented In Both ‘The Pride In London’ And ‘Seattle PrideR...
Microsoft has been a pioneer in workplace diversity and it was one of the first companies in the world to offer employee benefits to same-sex domestic partners and to include sexual orientation in its corporate nondiscrimination ...