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Cloud, Microsoft ecosystem to create 100,000 jobs in Egypt over 5 years: IDC

Microsoft’s technology ecosystem and the growing popularity of cloud services will create nearly 100,000 jobs in Egypt by the end of 2022, according to new research by the International Data Corporation (IDC). The IDC’s white paper analyses the impact of information and communications technology (ICT), cloud services, and the Microsoft ecosystem on the Egypt economy …

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VW and Microsoft put their heads together in the digital cloud

The car industry is going through profound change. Volkswagen appears to understand the scale of this better than most, and its collaboration with Microsoft is part of its attempt to rebrand itself for the future.Many cinematic and literary visions of the future have portrayed us driving in the clouds. A good example is the film …

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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65

US billionaire Paul Allen, the man who co-founded Microsoft alongside Bill Gates, has passed away due to cancer complications, his family said. The IT magnate and philanthropist was 65.US philanthropist Paul Allen passed away in Seattle on Monday at the age of 65 due to complications of a non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Allen co-founded the IT giant …

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VW, Microsoft team up to build connected cars

German carmaker Volkswagen and US software giant Microsoft have agreed to join forces in the development of connected cars. The strategic move is part of VW’s campaign to digitalize its brands and offer new services.Volkswagen’s supervisory board on Friday gave the green light for a strategic partnership between the Wolfsburg-based carmaker and Microsoft that will …

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Microsoft Windows 10 upgrade row settled

Following a wave of complaints by users, Microsoft has decided to tweak its upgrade policy for the tech giant’s Windows 10 operating system. The company is changing the notices it sends to users of previous versions.

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Internet giants agree to curb hate speech

Major Internet companies Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft and YouTube have teamed up with the European Commission to combat the spread of hate speech online. They agreed to tackle flagged posts or videos within 24 hours.

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Google gets louder on voice-activated tech

Beyond delivering search results and the Android mobile operating system, tech giant Google is moving into virtual reality and voice-activation technology – going toe-to-toe with Apple, Facebook, Microsoft and Amazon.

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Big business behind a free Windows 10?

Microsoft is starting to roll out its new Windows 10 operating system. It's available for free to a large proportion of Windows users. You think that's a poor business model? – Far from it, insists DW's Hardy Graupner. Windows 10 comes with quite a lot of new features and improvements over everything we've seen before. Among other things, there's now…

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Microsoft plans acquisition of Israeli company developing touch services

By Sally Saad US technology company Microsoft will purchase Israeli company N-trig, specialised in fast-response touch techniques and digital pens, with a total cost of $200m. The 190 company’s employees will be moved to Microsoft to be part of a research centre developing the touch technology and digital pens, according to Israeli newspapers Yedioth and …

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