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Microsoft Accounts may leak credentials, says researcher

A researcher has warned in a blog that a long-known vulnerability in Windows' single-sign on capability for accessing Office 365,...

August 3rd, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Microsoft rolls out its Windows 10 Anniversary Update to the enterprise

Microsoft on Monday shared details on how enterprise customers can transition to its new Windows 10 Anniversary release. By Tuesday,...

August 2nd, 2016 Ryan Patrick

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Microsoft’s cloud computing business is on the rise

Wondering just how well Microsoft is doing in the IT cloud? The technology giant this week announced its results from fiscal...

July 22nd, 2016 IT World Canada Staff

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Microsoft paper raises issue of who researchers should report bugs to

In the fight against cyber attackers one of the contentious issues is how much information should defenders disclose and to...

July 6th, 2016 Howard Solomon

From left: LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, and LinkedIn cofounder and controlling shareholder Reid Hoffman in a promotional image released after the companies announced that Microsoft would be acquiring LinkedIn on June 13.

SEC documents reveal how Microsoft acquired LinkedIn

It turns out Microsoft Corp. wasn't the only tech giant interested in acquiring LinkedIn Corp. A document filed with the...

July 4th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

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Microsoft, Red Hat deepen their IT alliance

TORONTO – The Microsoft/Red Hat partnership became one of the more attention-grabbing alliances of 2015. The two became chummy after...

June 27th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

From left: LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, and LinkedIn cofounder and controlling shareholder Reid Hoffman in a promotional image released after the companies announced that Microsoft would be acquiring LinkedIn on June 13.

Here’s why Microsoft chose LinkedIn

Microsoft’s LinkedIn acquisition topped headlines and confounded tech experts. The price of US$26.2 billion paid, the biggest in Microsoft’s history,...

June 24th, 2016 Chris Lau


From left: LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, and LinkedIn cofounder and controlling shareholder Reid Hoffman in a promotional image released after the companies announced that Microsoft would be acquiring LinkedIn on June 13.

What does Microsoft’s LinkedIn acquisition mean for the enterprise?

Experts are divided over whether Microsoft Corp.'s $26.2 billion USD acquisition of LinkedIn Corp., which the companies announced on June 13, is a good...

June 14th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood