Microsoft is readying three "critical" bulletins and six "important" items for this month's security update.
Customers running Windows 7, XP or Vista will be able to upgrade to Windows 8 Pro for $39.99, according to a Microsoft blog post.
Microsoft's upcoming OS will mark the end of the traditional Windows platform, thanks to WinRT being poised as the dominating platform for Windows OS, according to a report by Gartner.
The hardware giant beat out private equity investors with $2.4 billion offer as Dell moves to expand its software business.
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Microsoft's Steven Guggenheimer, who has served as corporate vice president of the original equipment manufacturing (OEM) division for four years, is leaving his position for a new role within the company.
The bring-your-own-device concept is a simple one, but Windows shops may find the licensing somewhat perplexing.
Hackers have implemented a sophisticated malware variant to siphon large amounts of money from businesses conducting online transactions.
Microsoft marked the one-year anniversary of Office 365 today by announcing the debut of a free edition for education.
Microsoft on Wednesday lost an appeal over a penalty that had been imposed by the European Commission.
Microsoft showed how application management works using the Windows Intune and Windows Azure Active Directory services at TechEd Europe on Tuesday.
A recent study on enterprise client management suites determined that Symantec and CA Technologies were the top "leaders" in meeting IT needs.
Microsoft is acquiring enterprise social networking company Yammer Inc. for $1.2 billion in cash.
Microsoft executives on Wednesday previewed Windows Phone 8, the company's next-generation smartphone operating system.
A Wall Street analyst reportedly said on Thursday that Microsoft may be engaged in making its own Windows Phone hardware.
A technical decision floated by Microsoft to address privacy issues in Internet Explorer is drawing comments from U.S. public officials.
Microsoft released version 1.0 of its .NET Framework Repair Tool late last week.
After months of uncertainty and speculation, Quest Software Inc. will remain independent.
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A hacker by the name of "Reckz0r" has claimed responsibility for breaching over 70 banks and releasing account details of over 1,700 customers online.
CEO Steve Ballmer unveiled Microsoft Surface, a fully-functional Windows 8 tablet, during a presentation yesterday in Los Angeles, Calif.
Microsoft on Friday released the second community test preview System Center 2012 Service Pack 1, which works with Microsoft's latest state-of-the-art products.