Huawei’s laptops and smartphones might not run Windows and Android in future
Huawei is currently second to Samsung in the smartphone race globally and no. 1 smartphone brand in China. The Chinese tech giant is also quite popular in the telecommunication industry. The company recently made a huge announceme...
Microsoft and Volkswagen share progress on development of Volkswagen Automotive Cloud
Back in September last year, Volkswagen and Microsoft announced a strategic partnership to develop the ‘Volkswagen Automotive Cloud’, one of the largest dedicated automotive industry clouds for all future Volkswagen digital s...
Bank of America removes their Windows 10 app from the Store
A months ago we reported that Bank of America, USA’s second-largest bank, was warning customers that their app would be withdrawn from the Microsoft Store at the end of July. A little earlier than expected, the app is now n...
Bank of America set to remove their Windows 10 app from the Store soon
Bank of America is USA’s second-largest bank, and when their app arrived in the Windows Store is was pretty big news. Unfortunately, like many other companies and institutions, it seems this was not meant to last. A mere 2 y...
Microsoft bids to supply cloud-based AI technologies to US intelligence agencies
Microsoft has announced that it has won a deal from the US Government which allows 17 intelligence agencies and offices to use Microsoft’s Azure Government, in addition to technology such as Windows 10 and Office. The deal expa...
Microsoft files suit against US Government in defence of Dreamers
In September Microsoft said that they would exercise their legal rights to help protect their employees who are Dreamers (ie. came to USA illegally as minors) escape deportation after the government’s termination of the Deferre...
NYPD surrender their Windows Phones, plans to buy 36,000 iPhones
By all accounts the NYPD’s adoption of Windows Phones was a blazing success, making the force more effective and responsive. Like many other companies, councils and institutions who bet on Microsoft however, Microsoft’...
Microsoft takes stand on Trump’s transgender soldier ban in US Army
Microsoft has once again found itself in opposition to US government policies after officials in the company made it clear that they did not support Donald Trump’s posited ban on transgender soldiers in the US military. Trum...
Microsoft starts LGBT Pride Month with a movie collection in the Movies and TV Store
This June is LGBT Pride Month once more, so Microsoft is celebrating LGBT around the world with a pride month collection (albeit one which appears to be localised to the USA) Microsoft is offering LGBT classics such as Heath Led...
Microsoft, Google and others urge President Donald Trump to not leave Paris climate agreement
President Donald Trump has told aides he intends to pull out of the Paris climate agreement. It is an agreement within the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change dealing with greenhouse gases emissions mitigation, a...