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Microsoft Rumored To Unveil Windows 9 On September 30th
Friday, August 22nd, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Microsoft’s new operating system, Windows 9, is expected to be unveiled at the end of September, reports The Verge. According to “sources familiar with Microsoft’s plans,” the tech giant will release the OS at a special...

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Microsoft Azure Hit With Global Outage Earlier This Week
Wednesday, August 20th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Microsoft’s cloud computing service, Azure, was hit with a global outage earlier this week causing service disruptions for thousands of customers. According to GeekWire, the outage, which occurred on Monday, lasted for around five hours and...

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Windows 9 Tech Preview To Be Available In Late September
Monday, August 18th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Microsoft is expected to debut its new operating system, Windows 9, in the coming months during a “technology preview,” according to sources familiar with the matter. The operating system, dubbed “Threshold”, is said to improve “Window’s...

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Nokia Chinese Employees Protest Microsoft’s Massive Job Cuts
Monday, August 4th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Microsoft employees from its newly acquired Nokia division held a two day protest over the weekend objecting the company’s decision to lay off thousands of its staff. According to ZDNet, hundreds of Chinese employees gathered at...

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Office 365 Backup And Restore Made Easy With Cloud|AG’s Managed Services
Friday, August 1st, 2014THN News  
PRESS RELEASE (The Hosting News) –  Cloud|AG, an established leader in Microsoft’s cloud technology, has rolled out a set of managed service s offerings for Office 365 customers. Through its partnership with AvePoint, Cloud|AG will offer best-in-class managed services for modern businesses seeking...

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Microsoft Under Anti-Monopoly Investigation In China
Wednesday, July 30th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) –  China’s State Administration for Industry and Commerce has announced that they are conducting an anti-monopoly investigation into Microsoft following the raid of the tech giant’s offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, and Chengdu earlier this week. In...

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Microsoft’s Chinese Offices Under Investigation
Monday, July 28th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Microsoft is under investigation, as Chinese government officials visited four Microsoft offices in China on Monday. According to The New York Times, authorities from the State Administration for Industry and Commerce visited the company’s offices in...

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Microsoft Imposes Stricter Rules On Its Vendors
Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – After announcing plans to kick off its biggest round of job cuts, Microsoft is now imposing stricter rules on its contract workers. The new restrictions were outlined in a memo sent to vendors on Friday, stating...

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Microsoft To Cut 18,000 Jobs Over The Next Year
Thursday, July 17th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Microsoft announced today that changes are about to happen, starting with thousands of job cuts. In an email sent out by CEO Satya Nadella, he stated that a total of 18,000 employees would be getting laid...

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AvePoint Showcases Future of Microsoft-enabled Enterprise Collaboration at WPC 2014
Thursday, July 10th, 2014THN News  
PRESS RELEASE (The Hosting News) –  AvePoint, the established leader in enterprise-class big data management, governance, and compliance software solutions for next-generation social collaboration platforms, will showcase its products for enabling enterprise collaboration across Microsoft technologies at Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) 2014,...

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