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  • A Phone Built Around You

    An interesting phenomenon became apparent to Microsoft engineers and designers several years ago: consumers spent too much time learning their phones, when phones really ought to be learning consumers. Instead of building smartphones around icons, they...
  • Welcome Windows 8!

    Today, Windows 8 is available globally, with more than 1,000 Windows 8 certified PCs and tablets now on the market. Windows 8 represents a reimagining of Windows. It provides a personalized experience with a beautiful new user interface that puts you...
  • Microsoft Employees Give Where They Live

    At Microsoft, we believe in the power of our people, partners and technology to help accelerate change and make the world a better place. October marks the 30 th Microsoft Employee Giving Campaign and yesterday we were delighted to announce that since...
  • You have the power to be a good digital citizen.

    If you work in the business arena, you likely depend largely upon your IT department to handle computer security issues. If you’re a home PC user, you probably rely upon some form of security software to keep you protected from online risks. But...
  • Igniting “sparks” of opportunity for youth.

    From day one, a child’s potential is a gift waiting to be realized. Consider the magic of fire and how it is only a promise until someone lights a wick, igniting a dazzling chemical response. At Microsoft, we view our youth’s potential with...
  • Take the Challenge and Bing it On!

    Bing is challenging the nation to “Bing it On” by selecting which web search results they prefer. After conducting an independent study, revealing that users preferred Bing search over Google, Microsoft wants to give you the chance to go five...
  • Microsoft Event Coming Soon to a Cloud Near You

    Attention developers and IT executives and professionals, Microsoft’s “Cloud OS Signature Event Series” is coming to Dallas on September 18 and will give you the opportunity to engage with Microsoft’s product team experts and check...
  • 7 Comes Before 8 for Good Reason.

    We’re not talking about counting – we’re talking about Windows. Buzz around the October Windows 8 launch has dominated technology chatter, but if you’re currently on Windows XP or Windows Vista – and more than 40% of PC users...
  • Microsoft Continues to Sponsor Fight Against AIDS and Promote Diversity

    As first profiled back in March, Microsoft is continuing its support of Lone Star Ride Fighting AIDS , a local non-profit organization that provides necessary resources to organizations that assist more than 20,000 clients with HIV/AIDS. You’ll...
  • Thoroughly modern email with Outlook.com.

    Innovation has a funny way of stoking our desire for even more innovation, no matter how thrilled we are with the original product. Remember how amazing the concept of HoTMail initially was? Indeed, it was amazing at its 1996 launch, when there had never...
  • Windows 8 Brings New Sleek Accessories

    Thirty is the new 20! As Microsoft Hardware celebrates its 30-year anniversary , it is also announcing the launch of several new devices- all specifically design to use with the new operating system Windows 8 , which will be available this fall. Many...
  • Cool is in Session

    School may not be in session yet, but it’s never too soon for students and their parents to start thinking about how to return to school in style. The latest technology products from Microsoft can help students not only look stylish, but perform...
  • Nearly 16,000 Microsoft Partners and Executives Attend the Worldwide Partner Conference in Toronto

    Nearly 16,000 Microsoft partners and executives took Canada by storm last week for the company’s annual Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC). Each year, partners from around the globe unite for a four-day conference to celebrate the accomplishments...
  • Happy One Year Anniversary to Microsoft Office 365!

    Happy anniversary, Office 365! Just 12 months ago, Microsoft’s CEO Steve Ballmer introduced Office 365. Now one year later the flexibility and number of options are endless, and with more than 50 new capabilities added in the past year (average...
  • Are you being smart about how you use your smartphone?

    How do you use your smartphone? To check email and…what else? If you’re like 80 percent of other smartphone owners, that’s all you do with it, according to the surprising results of a new survey commissioned by Microsoft. The survey...
  • Microsoft BizSpark and Brandify: Helping Businesses Help Each Other

    At Microsoft, we are proud to partner with business owners and entrepreneurs from around the world who create technology solutions that make a difference in our lives and in the workplace. That’s why we’re involved in initiatives that support...
  • Technology Will Play Key Role in Helping the Class of 2012 Find Jobs

    As college commencements have come and gone, graduates are polishing their resumes in the hopes of landing their dream job. With the increasing popularity of digital and social media, graduates will need to incorporate job hunting techniques that go beyond...
  • Microsoft takes gaming to the next level at E3

    What’s next in gaming and online entertainment? Find out at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) which is now underway in Los Angeles! At Microsoft, we kicked things off on Tuesday by announcing a robust lineup of new Xbox 360 games, including...
  • Put software pirates and cyber criminals out of a job.

    The Internet now reaches a global population of more than two billion people , an exciting statistic when you consider the massive amount of information being exchanged and absorbed, and how much productivity people are experiencing as a result. However...
  • Attention Students: Purchase a Windows 7 PC and get a Free Xbox 360

    Microsoft is offering a sweet deal for students shopping for a new laptop! Purchase a qualifying Windows 7 PC with a valid student ID, you get a Xbox 360 4GB console for FREE. Together, a Windows 7 PC and an Xbox 360 will provide the functionality...
  • Job Search on the Go with the New LinkedIn App for Windows Phone

    LinkedIn just made it a whole lot easier for users to get on-the-go access to your professional network by announcing today their newest mobile application for Windows Phones! Windows Phone users now have access to millions of professionals worldwide...
  • With a Little Help From Your Friends: Bing Evolves the Search Engine Experience

    This week, Microsoft unveiled a major update to Bing that will transform the way you search the web. The new version integrates with your Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Quora to bring you the best information from across the web and social networks,...
  • The Results Are In!

    Twenty-two teams traveled across the country to Microsoft’s Redmond campus to compete in the final round of competition in Microsoft’s U.S. Imagine Cup this past weekend. Each team showcased their software and game designs to solve the world’s...
  • Changing the world, one project at a time

    Today is the day! Students from across the nation have descended upon Redmond, Wash., for the U.S. finals of Microsoft’s 2012 Imagine Cup competition , the world’s premier student technology competition. This year, more than 100,000 U.S. students...
  • Xbox Takes Over Your TV

    With Major League Baseball in full swing and the season’s hottest TV shows ramping up, it’s time to hook up your Xbox 360 and take advantage of the interactive entertainment experience you’ve been waiting for. Xbox 360 is introducing...