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Dara Kerr / CNET:
Microsoft unleashes ‘Bing in the Classroom’ ad-free search   —  The tech giant looks to get an A+ with the roll out of a student-friendly version of its search engine, which has zero ads, privacy controls, and filters that block adult content and ad targeting.  —  Microsoft
Apr 23, 2014, 2:15 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Microsoft's Enterprise Cloud Services Get A Privacy Thumbs Up From Europe's Data Protection Authorities   —  Microsoft is no stranger to the chilling effects of European regulation, facing fines for some of its own practices and seeing rivals like Google get off the hook more lightly.
Apr 10, 2014, 8:00 AMIn context
Brad Smith / Microsoft on the Issues:
Microsoft changes stance, won't inspect customer data in stolen IP cases, referring instead to law enforcement   —  We're listening: Additional steps to protect your privacy  —  General Counsel & Executive Vice President, Legal & Corporate Affairs, Microsoft
Mar 28, 2014, 2:40 PMIn context
Mark Sweney / Guardian:
UK ad watchdog clears Microsoft ad campaign attacking Gmail privacy standards   —  Microsoft wins battle over ads attacking Google privacy standards  —  Advertising Standards Authority agrees Gmail's scanning of email contents to target ads sets it apart from Outlook.com
Mar 27, 2014, 4:35 AMIn context
Michael Arrington / Uncrunched:
About That Time Google Spied On My Gmail   —  I'm reading about how Microsoft read a blogger's Hotmail (or other Microsoft hosted email) to determine who leaked Microsoft information to that blogger.  Microsoft's response is pathetic, stating that “the privacy of our customers is incredibly important to us” …
Mar 21, 2014, 5:15 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Self-Destructing And Encrypted Message App Wickr Raises $9M Series A Led By Alsop Louie   —  Microsoft's Cortana Gets A Sneak Preview, Looks Like A Circle And Will Call You Whatever You Want  —  The sale of WhatsApp to Facebook for $19 billion and the heightened awareness of data security …
Mar 3, 2014, 4:50 PMIn context
Rich McCormick / The Verge:
Google leads pack as ten tech firms spend more than $61 million lobbying Washington   —  Ten of the largest technology companies in the US spent more than $61 million lobbying Washington in 2013, according to an analysis of records filed by Consumer Watchdog earlier this week.
Jan 22, 2014, 9:35 PMIn context
Alex Wilhelm / TechCrunch:
Microsoft Now Sells T-Shirts That Claim Google's Chrome Steals Your Data   —  Microsoft has started to sell t-shirts, hats, mugs, and sweatshirts that bear slogans from its Scroogled campaign that needles Google as bad on privacy.  I confirmed with the company that the clothing line was released today.
Nov 20, 2013, 4:20 PMIn context
Tim Peterson / AdAge:
Bye, Bye Cookie: Microsoft Plots Its Own Tracking Technology to Span Desktop, Mobile, Xbox   —  Redmond Joins Google, Apple, Amazon and Others In Plotting the Cookie's Demise  —  Microsoft is set to become the latest tech giant to develop its own tracking technology to replace the ubiquitous …
Oct 10, 2013, 8:30 AMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft offers classrooms free Surface RT tablets with ad-free Bing for Schools   —  Microsoft's plan to battle Google in the classroom is launching today.  Bing for Schools is a new ad-free version of Microsoft's search service that includes strict filtering and privacy protections designed for schools.
Aug 21, 2013, 11:20 AMIn context

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