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6 March, 2018 4:27 AM Microsoft to Offer Governments Local Version of Azure Cloud Service

Microsoft Corp on Monday said it will soon make it possible for government clients to run its cloud technology on their own servers as part of a concerted effort to make Azure more appealing to local and federal agencies. The pairing of Azure Stack, Microsoft's localised cloud product, and Azure Government, the government-tailored version of Microsoft's 42

24 February, 2018 7:14 AM Xiaomi, Microsoft Join Hands to Develop AI-Powered Smartphones, Speakers

Taking on Apple and Google, Microsoft and Chinese electronics major Xiaomi have signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered budget speakers and smartphones. The two companies would work closely in cloud computing, AI and hardware as part of the deal. Microsoft is planning to allow Xiaomi to use its cloud computing 68

13 February, 2018 5:47 PM Oracle unveils virtual programme to woo more start-ups

Technology giant Oracle has announced the expansion of its global start-up programme in an effort to increase support for the start-up community. The firm, which competes with Amazon, Microsoft and Google in the cloud computing services space, said it was aiming to reach more entrepreneurs worldwide and drive cloud adoption and innovation. It is designed 45

6 February, 2018 2:57 AM Long-Term Capital Gains Tax On Stocks, Mutual Funds Explained In 10 Points

The long term capital gains tax (LTCG) will be levied only on transfer of the long-term capital asset on or after 1 April, 2018, as mentioned in the Budget 2018 1. Long term capital gains mean gains arising from the transfer of long-term capital asset. The Finance Bill, 2018 proposes to provide for a new long-term capital gains tax regime for the following 58

1 February, 2018 4:22 AM Quess Corp rises 3% on acquisition of HCL Computing, Monster India

Shares of Quess Corp added 3.8 percent intraday Thursday as the company has acquired 100 percent in HCL Computing Products and Monster India. The administrative committee of the company at its meeting held on January 31 considered and approved the acquisition of 100 percent equity stake in HCL Computing Products for Rs 30 crore. HCL Computing Products 53

30 January, 2018 8:26 AM Microsoft acquires gaming start-up PlayFab

San Francisco: Microsoft has acquired gaming start-up PlayFab for an undisclosed sum and will integrate its services into Azure platform to help developers build better games. PlayFab powers more than 1,200 live games and has served over 700 million players. "Together, Azure and PlayFab will further unlock the power of the intelligent cloud for the gaming 37

25 January, 2018 11:18 AM Microsoft introduces AI to enhance translation in Hindi, Bengali, Tamil

New Delhi: As India celebrates its 69th Republic Day, Microsoft on Thursday announced to bring Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Deep Neural Networks to improve real-time language translation for Hindi, Bengali and Tamil. With Deep Neural Networks-powered language translation, the results are more accurate and the sound more natural. "Microsoft celebrates 73

20 December, 2017 4:34 AM Samsung Unveils 'World's Smallest' DRAM Chip

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Wednesday it has developed the world's smallest DRAM chip, widening its technical lead on competitors as it tracks towards a record operating profit in 2017 driven by the semiconductor business. The 'second-generation' 10-nanometre class, 8-gigabit DRAM chips with improved energy efficiency and data processing performance 53

13 December, 2017 6:36 PM Microsoft vies with Amazon, Google for $100 billion digital transformation in India

As many as 70 out of 100 BSE-listed companies using MS Cloud, says Maheswari In the battle to dominate cloud computing, Microsoft is taking on rivals Amazon and Google in India. The world’s largest software maker is eyeing digital transformation opportunity worth $100 billion in the country. Anant Maheshwari, president, Microsoft India, said the narrative 68

7 November, 2017 9:14 AM Satya Nadella Visit: Microsoft & Ola to build a connected car platform & market globally

Bangalore-based online taxi aggregator Ola on Tuesday inked a partnership with US-based Microsoft in building a new connected vehicle platform for car manufacturers. As part of this strategic partnership, Ola announced that Microsoft will be preferred cloud provider and will use Microsoft Azure to power Ola Play, the company’s existing connected in-car 36