Twitter to Open itself for Acquisition, Possible Suitors Include Google, Salesforce and Microsoft

Twitter to Open itself for Acquisition, Possible Suitors Include Google, Salesforce and Microsoft

Soon after popular professional networking portal LinkedIn got acquired by Microsoft, another social networking giant Twitter continues to inch its way to a sale process. As per a report by CNBC, internet giants like Google, Microsoft and even a SaaS company like Salesforce have shown interest in acquiring the struggling social media giant. Twitter’s revenue graph isn’t faring really well […]

     
 
 

The $37 (Rs 2495) Nokia 216 is Microsoft’s Latest Take on Feature Phones

The $37 (Rs 2495) Nokia 216 is Microsoft’s Latest Take on Feature Phones

Microsoft is still very much in the phone business although the rumour mills claim that they will soon discontinue the Lumia line-up. Feature phones have been temporarily erased from our memory blame the affordable price point at which smartphone sells today or our dependence on smartphone app ecosystem. However, feature phones still seem to be selling in Millions and this […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Windows 10 Store now Includes Desktop Applications

Microsoft Windows 10 Store now Includes Desktop Applications

Unveiled originally alongside Windows 8, Microsoft has always pushed its universal apps agenda through the Windows store. However, the marketplace didn’t appeal to the crowd which was looking for standalone desktop applications instead of touch-friendly ones. Today, the Redmond giant has finally altered how the store works and now, any third-party developer can port their apps or games to the […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Skype Teams Aims to take on Slack [Report]

Microsoft Skype Teams Aims to take on Slack [Report]

After an alleged unsuccessful attempt at acquiring popular team messaging app Slack for a deal worth $8 billion, Microsoft has decided to try their own hands at making one. The Redmond giant is reportedly working on a Slack competitor under its Skype brand name and they are calling it as Skype Teams. For those unaware, Slack is a group messaging […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Pix is an iPhone Camera App That Uses Artificial Intelligence to Click Better Photos

Microsoft Pix is an iPhone Camera App That Uses Artificial Intelligence to Click Better Photos    

We’ve been seeing various implementations of artificial intelligence this year with developers attempting to blend in the advancing technology into our daily lives. Whether it’s Prisma creating beautiful artistic filters or Google Photos fabricating a powerful environment. Now, Microsoft has released a new iPhone application that promises to click better photographs by intelligently adjusting camera settings. Microsoft Pix, as the […]

     
 
 

As a last Resort, Microsoft is Offering Free Dell Laptop if they Can’t Upgrade your Machine in a Day

As a last Resort, Microsoft is Offering Free Dell Laptop if they Can’t Upgrade your Machine in a Day

It’s a well-known secret that Microsoft has been pushing the Windows 10 very aggressively, in fact, the company was also sued for forcefully updating. Windows 10 is undoubtedly one of the most successful Windows ever with 300-Million Active Devices. Windows 10 is currently being offered as a free update but starting from August 1 Windows 10 will no more be […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Skype Meetings is a Free Video Conferencing Tool for Small Businesses

Microsoft Skype Meetings is a Free Video Conferencing Tool for Small Businesses

Microsoft has been bettering its Skype offering from quite some time and after introducing group video feature Skype has now launched Skype Meetings. Aimed at smaller businesses, Skype Meeting is kind of a watered down version of the Skype for Business. While the Skype for Businesses lets you host meeting with up to 250 participants the Skype Meeting lets you […]

     
 
 

The New Surface All-In-One is Expected to Help Microsoft Compete with Apple

The New Surface All-In-One is Expected to Help Microsoft Compete with Apple

Microsoft is reportedly working on an AIO(all-in-one) PC which is expected to be launched under the Surface Umbrella. The news was confirmed by a source of Digitimes but sadly the report didn’t divulge any further. The speculations and the guesses started pouring in while some said that the AIO device might actually be a desktop by Microsoft, others guessed that […]

     
 
 

Microsoft’s uLink is Trying to Ease the Process of Tracking Deep Links on Mobile Applications

Microsoft’s uLink is Trying to Ease the Process of Tracking Deep Links on Mobile Applications    

Websites have a sophisticated capability to link their specific pages and connect comfortably with other services. However, the concept gets a bit complicated when it comes to mobile applications. On the latter, creating deep links for future navigation requires a lot of effort from developers and is still a rare sight on smartphone ecosystems. However, Microsoft’s Research lab has devised […]