Microsoft's Steve Ballmer announced this morning that he will retire within the next 12 months.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz
A German government agency indicated yesterday that is it investigating issues associated with using Windows 8 and the Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 2.0.
The U.S. government is actively investigating allegations that Microsoft business partners engaged in bribery to win contracts in several countries.
Microsoft became the first cloud service provider to clear a new security compliance audit.
The first major update to Microsoft's embedded operating system for intelligent devices, Windows Embedded 8 Industry, will reach original equipment manufacturers on Oct. 18, Microsoft announced late last week.
Arkoon Network Security is planning to roll out its ExtendedXP product this fall for those organizations that just can't get off Windows XP.
Microsoft announced today that its latest update to Windows Phone 8 has been released and contains a number of fixes.
Microsoft this week released a module that enables Lync Online management via PowerShell.
Microsoft has rolled out a limited public preview of a Windows Azure-based disaster recovery solution for private clouds.
Microsoft this week cautioned organizations about continuing to use Windows XP after its "extended support" phase ends.
Google has blocked Microsoft's YouTube app for Windows Phone for the second time.
Microsoft is developing a new "restricted administration mode" security measure for use with its Remote Desktop Protocol.
Microsoft on Tuesday released multiple update rollups for its various Exchange Server products, but part of the release got pulled.
Microsoft announced five Windows Azure improvements yesterday, including SQL Server AlwaysOn support.
Microsoft faces a class-action lawsuit over its Surface RT sales disclosures.
Microsoft is planning to implement a new Enterprise Agreement license option for organizations heavily focused on its cloud, server and management technologies.
Windows Server 2012 R2 will arrive with price hikes on some licensing, according to newly published Microsoft documentation.
Microsoft is developing a second-generation Surface tablet product line, a press report suggests.
Executives from ASUSTek Computer Inc. and Acer Inc. announced this week that their companies are planning to decrease production of some of their Windows-based PCs and tablet devices.
Office 365 service availability statistics will get published broadly now, Microsoft announced on Thursday.