Microsoft on Wednesday reiterated its support for Linux server operating systems with its emerging R2 products.
Microsoft today announced Service Pack 2 for Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010.
Microsoft rolled out an enhanced Windows Azure today, and separately offered a "preview" test release of its Windows Azure SQL Database Premium service offering.
Microsoft slipped to third place in a study of the world's top technology companies.
Microsoft appears to be quietly carrying out a faster update process with its Windows 8.1 Preview and Windows RT 8.1 Preview operating systems.
Microsoft this week released Outlook Web Apps for Apple mobile devices.
Microsoft missed market expectations in its fourth-quarter 2013 earnings report, despite rising revenues.
Microsoft on Wednesday suggested that newer versions of Exchange and Exchange Online are now so secure that it's less necessary to check for unauthorized users.
Microsoft is now allowing service providers to use Remote Desktop Services (RDS) on Windows Azure as part of their service offerings.
Microsoft has dropped the price for all of its consumer-oriented productivity tablets running Windows RT by $150.
- By Scott Bekker
Microsoft late last week warned about a problem with Cumulative Update 2 for Exchange Server 2013.
Microsoft filed a legal complaint on Friday against the U.S. government for not enforcing a ban on the import of some Motorola Mobility smartphone devices.
Microsoft soon will begin moving customers off an older Exchange security service.
The shuffle breaks down the walls of separation between business units.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz
The worldwide PC market declined by about 11 percent, year over year.
The Windows Phone 8 product product lifecycle will get extended by another 18 months, Microsoft indicated today.
Microsoft announced this week that it has improved Windows Azure Active Directory to better support single sign-on (SSO) capabilities for Web-based applications.
Microsoft today released Cumulative Update 2 (CU2) for Exchange Server 2013.
Microsoft's newest customer relationship management (CRM) product, Dynamics CRM 2013, is scheduled for release this fall.
Microsoft offered some technology previews at its Worldwide Partner Conference in Houston today.
- By Scott Bekker