Microsoft announced plans this week to rename Lync, its unified communications platform for organizations.
IT should incorporate a different, faster procedure when applying critical zero-day vulnerability fixes.
- By Scott Bekker
IT jobs grew better than average in October, according to analyses by research firms.
Microsoft has established a refund offer for qualifying iPad Office 365 consumer edition users.
Microsoft released a preview of Office apps for Android tablets today, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
Microsoft has broadened Office apps privileges today for Apple mobile device users.
Samsung has filed its response Microsoft's breach-of-contract legal claims.
Microsoft has established new per-user licensing options for its Windows Software Assurance (SA) and Virtual Desktop Access (VDA) licensing plans.
Microsoft and Dropbox have established a strategic partnership that will enable Microsoft Office and Dropbox's cloud storage service to better integrate.
Microsoft released a preview this week of a new free service that delivers the latest Internet Explorer browser across Windows, Android and Apple platforms.
Operating system market share figures released this week by Net Applications found the month-over-month drop in Windows XP's share has continued.
- By Scott Bekker
Microsoft released a new antimalware solution for its various Azure services, including Virtual Machines.
Microsoft released new Outlook for Mac software for its Office 365 subscribers today, and announced future roadmap details for Office for Mac.
Microsoft is contributing to the Open Compute Project's second-generation Open CloudService specification.
Microsoft plans to expand the backward compatibility options enabled by the Enterprise Mode feature in Internet Explorer 11, starting next month.
Microsoft this week announced the creation of a new cloud-enabled health platform to support apps and devices.
The Worldwide Web Consortium published HTML5 as a Recommendation this week.
Microsoft gave notice today that it will disable Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 3.0 support in its Internet Explorer browser and in its Online Services, starting on Dec. 1, 2014.
Microsoft today announced some forthcoming Office 365 management and security improvements, including data loss protection (DLP) and mobile device management (MDM) controls.
Retail sales of consumer editions of Windows 7 and Windows 8 are coming to an end this Friday.