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Microsoft workers demand it drop $480 million US Army contract

Microsoft won a contract in November to supply the Army with at least 2,500 prototypes of augmented reality headsets, which digitally display contextual information in front of a user's eyes.

Exclusive-India presses Microsoft for Windows discount in wake of cyber attacks

Microsoft officials in India have "in principle agreed" to the request for a discount in prices following the recent cyber attacks, Gulshan Rai, India's cyber security coordinator, told Reuters over the phone on Friday. A spokeswoman for Microsoft in India, however, declined to comment on the matter.


Microsoft springs a hologram surprise

Microsoft said its wire-free Microsoft HoloLens device will be available around the same time as Windows 10 this autumn.

Microsoft says will give away Windows 10 as free upgrade

The operating system is expected on the market this autumn.

Microsoft: Samsung should pay $6.9 million as interest

Samsung made royalty payments on time to Microsoft during the first fiscal year after they signed their 2011 agreement, the lawsuit said.

Microsoft says Samsung owes $6.9 mn in unpaid interest on patent royalties

Samsung made royalty payments on time during first fiscal year after they signed agreement in 2011, says Microsoft


China asks Microsoft to explain monopoly charges

According to a state media report on Monday, Microsoft’s use of verification codes also spurred complaints from Chinese companies.

China anti-trust regulator raids Microsoft, Accenture

SAIC also raided Dalian offices of IT consultancy Accenture.

‘Cybercrime bust frees 4.7 mn infected PCs’

India is among the countries with the largest number of infected systems.

Microsoft shows off real-time translator for Skype

CEO Nadella said the technology is ‘magical’, but that the task now was turn it into a real product rather than just a research project.