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    Microsoft updates Windows Defender to remove Superfish adware

    Washington: Microsoft has updated its Windows Defender to remove the Superfish adware which reportedly made Lenovo users susceptible to attacks. According to the Verge, researchers are reporting that Windows Defender, Microsoft’s onboard anti-virus software, is now actively removing the Superfish software that came pre-installed on many Lenovo computers.

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    Microsoft launches new Outlook app for iOS, Android users

    New York : Taking Gmail and other email apps head on, Microsoft has launched a new Outlook app for iOS and Android devices. The new app is basically a replacement for San Francisco-based email startup Acompli that was acquired by Microsoft for $200 million in December last year, New York Daily News reported. Outlook will support Office 365, Exchange, Outlook.com, Yahoo Mail, Gmail, iCloud and other key email services.

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    Microsoft announces cheapest Windows Phone

    Washington: Microsoft has announced new Lumia 435 and Lumia 532 with lowered prices to increase sales of Windows Phone by reaching a wider group of potential buyers.

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    Nokia 215: Connectivity For All

    Mumbai: Get ready for a modern update on the candy bar style Nokia phones many of us started our mobile phone journeys with. Microsoft Nokia 215, available in single and dual sim variants, is releasing in Asia in the first quarter of 2015. At heart it is a basic phone with the added advantage of connectivity over 2G. While it has nostalgic value for some, it is a very practical device for emerging markets.

  • Microsoft Unveils Cheapest 29 Dollar Nokia Phone

    London : Microsoft has launched a new phone Nokia 215, its cheapest handset with internet processor so far, with which the company hopes to increase its market in Asia, the Middle East and Africa, reports ANI.

  • Microsoft, Yahoo’s search services suffer brief outage

    Washington: Tech giant Microsoft’s search engine Bing.com and other sites, including live.com, suffered a brief disconnection of about 20 minutes on Friday, as per reports revealed on Twitter and other website-monitoring services.

  • Hackers hit Sony PlayStation

    WASHINGTON: Microsoft’s online network for its Xbox gaming console was restored to nearly full service after an alleged coordinated Christmas Day hack brought it and Sony’s PlayStation network down. The PlayStation network remained down on Friday, while Xbox’s service returned to all except three of its applications during the day. The disruption started Christmas Day, PlayStation and Xbox said.

  • Microsoft offers India cloud infra for smartphones

    New Delhi: Global IT giant Microsoft’s chief executive officer Satya Nadella on Friday met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He is the third tech giant executive to meet Modi, after Amazon’s Jeff Bezos and Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg.

  • US cinegoers flock to watch screening of The Interview

    Los Angeles : Executives at Sony Pictures Entertainment have released “The Interview” on a variety of online platforms including YouTube Movies, Google Play, Microsoft’s Xbox Video and Sony’s own dedicated website www.seetheinterview.com.

  • Microsoft CEO rubs eves on wrong side

    New York: THE CEO of Microsoft has caused outrage after telling women not to ask for a raise, advising them instead that they should stay quiet and just trust that they’ll get one.

  • Microsoft bets big on tablets

    New Delhi : Software giant Microsoft is placing big bets on tablets to drive adoption of its Windows 8.1 platform on smart devices in the country.

  • Microsoft unveils Windows 10 with return of start menu

    London : Microsoft has unveiled the first details of the company’s next operating system (OS), Windows 10 which comes with the return of the Start menu that had been removed from its earlier version, reports ANI.