Google to acquire data migration startup Alooma in cloud push


Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Tuesday it will buy data migration company Alooma, as part of efforts to catch up with bigger ....

20 February, 2019

Business messaging service Slack files for IPO


Slack Technologies Inc said on Monday it had confidentially applied with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to list shares ....

5 February, 2019

Microsoft's Azure cloud computing revenue growth slows


Microsoft Corp on Thursday met Wall Street’s targets for its quarterly results and forecast, though Azure cloud computing ....

31 January, 2019

Microsoft, Nielsen team up to offer cloud services for FMCG, retail segments

Anirban Ghoshal

Data analytics company Nielsen and tech giant Microsoft Corp has joined hands to develop a new enterprise data solution based ....

15 November, 2018

Microsoft Q1 sales, profit exceed forecasts on cloud computing growth


Microsoft Corp beat Wall Street estimates for revenue and profit in its first quarter on Wednesday, as more businesses signed ....

25 October, 2018

Niti Aayog ties up with Microsoft to use AI, cloud in farm and other sectors

Anirban Ghoshal

Satya Nadella-led tech giant Microsoft Corp has tied up with Niti Aayog, India’s top government policy think tank, to help ....

12 October, 2018

Google, three other tech giants team up for data transfer project

Shweta Sharma

Four of the world's biggest tech companies have joined hands to develop tools that will help users manage and transfer data ....

23 July, 2018

Google vows not to use artificial intelligence in weapons, surveillance


Google will not allow its artificial intelligence software to be used in weapons or unreasonable surveillance efforts under new ....

8 June, 2018

Elon Musk's OpenAI ties up with Microsoft for cloud computing

Priya Prasad

OpenAI, a non-profit research organisation for artificial intelligence (AI) backed by Tesla Motors chief executive Elon Musk, ....

16 November, 2016

Microsoft to write down $7.6B on Nokia business, cuts 7,800 jobs globally

Binu Paul

Technology giant Microsoft seems to be the turning the page on its $9.5 billion acquisition of Finnish handset maker Nokia. The ....

9 July, 2015

Sony unveils prototype virtual reality headset for Playstation


Sony Corp unveiled a prototype for a new virtual reality headset accessory for its Playstation 4 games console on Tuesday at the ....

19 March, 2014

Ballmer goes out punching at last Microsoft employee meeting


Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Steve Ballmer took his farewell bow before thousands of applauding employees on Thursday with ....

27 September, 2013

Microsoft reverses position on Xbox One Internet, game sharing


Microsoft Corp said on Wednesday that users of its forthcoming Xbox One game console will be able to play games offline without ....

20 June, 2013

PC quarterly sales plummet, sharpest drop on record


Personal computer sales plunged 14 per cent in the first three months of the year, the biggest decline in two decades of keeping ....

11 April, 2013

India, other emerging markets still lag in annual cloud computing scorecard


Brazil, Russia, India and China still lag far behind developed countries in policies considered critical for the future of cloud ....

8 March, 2013

PC titans take notes from tablets to regain customers


Personal computer makers, trying to beat back a tablet mania that's eating into their sales, are making what may be a last-ditch ....

17 January, 2013

How long can Google's shares stay airborne?


Google Inc's shares have clung tenaciously near record highs after a three-month, 30 percent rally fueled by rising optimism about ....

18 October, 2012

Microsoft, Nokia pin hopes on new Lumia as mobile war escalates


Nokia and Microsoft Corp will take the wraps off the struggling European company's most powerful smartphone on Wednesday, in ....

5 September, 2012

Amazon's mobile ambitions grow

Reuters Inc  plans to expand its mobile platform and broaden its offering of devices beyond e-readers and the Kindle Fire ....

23 July, 2012

Comcast buys out Microsoft stake in


Comcast Corp, the parent company of NBC, has bought out Microsoft Corp's  50 per cent stake in for about $300 million ....

16 July, 2012

Tomorrow's Tablets: What you can expect


Tablets with paper-thin screens that can be folded and tucked into your back pocket, artificial intelligence and augmented reality ....

16 July, 2012