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Microsoft celebrates 20th Anniversary of Microsoft Certifications

Yesterday, as part of the 20th anniversary of Microsoft Certification celebration, Microsoft recognizes the more than 7 million people globally who are certified on Microsoft technology. Continue reading

Microsoft announces “Office 15” Technical Preview, Public beta coming this summer

Earlier today, Microsoft announced that the Technical Preview Program for the software suite codenamed “Office 15” has started. Continue reading

Microsoft launches ‘Africa Pack’ – a free suite of popular Microsoft technologies for Windows 7 Consumers

Microsoft has developed the ‘Africa Pack’ – a suite of popular Microsoft technologies and locally-relevant content in DVD format. Continue reading

Introducing Mozilla Firefox browser with Bing

Microsoft has teamed up with Mozilla to release Firefox with Bing, a version of the popular Web browser that includes default search settings for Bing. Continue reading

Video: Microsoft shows a glimpse of the future of Productivity

Microsoft has released a video showing how future technology will help people make better use of their time, focus their attention, and strengthen relationships while getting things done at work, home, and on the go. Continue reading

Microsoft Codename “Data Explorer” – Gain new insights from your data

Microsoft has announced the beta version of “Data Explorer“. Technically the actual bits are not public yet. Continue reading

Microsoft closes acquisition of Skype – Microsoft & Skype will empower people & businesses to connect in new ways

Microsoft has made an official announcement that the acquisition of Skype has closed! Continue reading

Windows 7 now the most widely used OS, XP usage drops

StatCounter has revealed that Windows 7 has passed Windows XP global usage for the first time since its release in October 2009. Continue reading

Dell, Inc. to drop Android in favor of Windows 8

Dell, Inc. has confirmed it will be dropping Android in favour of Windows 8 for its 2012 tablet aspirations. Continue reading

Windows Logo Program for Hardware

The Windows Logo Program has undergone significant improvements so that Windows 8 can deliver a more streamlined experience for Microsoft partners. Continue reading