Microsoft unveils Azure Arc, which can operate in AWS and Google Cloud

Microsoft unveiled the preview of Azure Arc at its Ignite conference, a product that will help businesses simplify the ever-increasing...

November 5th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Toronto-based startup among Microsoft’s AI for Accessibility grantees

Microsoft recently announced 11 new grantees in Microsoft’s AI for Accessibility program, naming iMerciv, a Toronto-based startup among them. A...

October 29th, 2019 Pragya Sehgal

The Pentagon

Amazon ‘surprised’ about Pentagon contract snub

The United States Department of Defense recently awarded Microsoft its Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) cloud contract, worth up to...

October 29th, 2019 Pragya Sehgal

Azure shows no sign of slowing down, according to Microsoft’s Q1 2020 earnings call

Following a strong start to the 2020 fiscal year that saw US$33 billion in revenue, Microsoft's Azure continued to experience...

October 24th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Microsoft acquires Mover to make file migration to Microsoft 365 easier

Microsoft has acquired Canadian start-up Mover in an attempt to fulfill the ever increasing customer demand to move content to...

October 22nd, 2019 Pragya Sehgal

New study says Canadian SMBs incur a potential productivity loss of $2 billion using older technology

A recent study commissioned by Microsoft and Intel reported that the cost of using a PC older than four years...

October 11th, 2019 Pragya Sehgal

What is the Microsoft SQ1 chip? Surface Pro X’s secret explained

Microsoft’s Surface Pro X, unveiled in New York at its Surface launch event last week and landing in stores on...

October 8th, 2019 Tom Li

Microsoft Cloud and Mobility solutions

Microsoft Canada bags 2019 Jim Flaherty Award for Leadership, Inclusion and Accessibility

The Abilities Centre has honoured Microsoft Canada with the 2019 Jim Flaherty Award for Leadership, Inclusion and Accessibility. The award...

October 3rd, 2019 Pragya Sehgal

Microsoft Surface Pro X uses a custom Qualcomm-made SQ1 processor

The last time Microsoft put an ARM processor in a Surface was in 2012 when the series first launched. Powered...

October 2nd, 2019 Tom Li