Microsoft to make business travel by employees pollution-free
In a novel move to reduce carbon emissions, Microsoft on Thursday announced it would buy credits for sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) to cover travel on flight routes the most-frequented by its ...
23 October 2020, 09:38
Logitech, Dell collaborate on Microsoft Teams-run meeting spaces
Switzerland-based tech firm Logitech and Dell have collaborated on meeting space solutions for Microsoft video app called Teams, the company announced
18 October 2020, 08:55
Microsoft to let employees work from home permanently
Software giant Microsoft will let employees work from home permanently if they choose to, US media reported on Friday, becoming the latest employer to expand work-from-home provisions prompted by the ...
9 October 2020, 21:26
Microsoft joins telecommunications industry to roll out 5G
Microsoft on Monday announced a partnership with the telecommunication industry globally to unlock the power of 5G and bring cloud and edge closer than ever
29 September 2020, 09:01
Scientist Bijon Kumar Sil leaves for Singapore
Noted microbiologist Bijon Kumar Sil left Bangladesh for Singapore on Sunday morning.
20 September 2020, 12:49
Microsoft Bing data reveals changing human needs during pandemic
Microsoft researchers have revealed how people changed their aspirations during the pandemic when expression of basic needs increased "exponentially" while higher-level aspirations declined.
22 August 2020, 11:10
Google, IBM, Microsoft AI models fail to curb gender bias
Revealing another dark side of trained Artificial Intelligence (AI) models, new research has claimed that Google AI datasets identified most women wearing masks as if their mouths were covered by ...
9 August 2020, 09:08
27 human genes renamed to stop Microsoft Excel from misreading
Scientists have renamed some 27 human gene symbols over the past year or so to prevent Microsoft Excel from misreading them as dates, said a media report.
8 August 2020, 15:04
Microsoft aims to buy entire TikTok: Report
Not just the US operations, Microsoft is aiming to acquire the global business of Chinese short-video making app TikTok, including in India where the app is banned, The Financial Times reported on ...
7 August 2020, 09:30
Microsoft weighs TikTok purchase as ad business flattens out
Microsoft Corp could re-energise its advertising business with a huge supply of video if it follows through on acquiring TikTok's US operations from ByteDance.
1 August 2020, 09:17