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Brad Smith / The Official Microsoft Blog:
Microsoft to expand encryption, increase software transparency to protect customer data   —  Protecting customer data from government snooping  —  The following post is from Brad Smith, General Counsel & Executive Vice President, Legal & Corporate Affairs, Microsoft.
Dec 5, 2013, 12:50 AMIn context
The Official Microsoft Blog:
The Next Chapter: An open letter from Steve Ballmer and Stephen Elop   —  Microsoft to acquire Nokia Devices & Services, accelerating the Windows ecosystem  —  Nokia and Microsoft have always dreamed big - we dreamed of putting a computer on every desk, and a mobile phone in every pocket …
Sep 2, 2013, 11:30 PMIn context
Rahul Sood / The Official Microsoft Blog:
Announcing Microsoft Ventures for startups to build, innovate and grow   —  The following is a post from Rahul Sood, general manager of Microsoft Startups.  —  Entrepreneurship is an increasingly global phenomenon.  We know that the barriers to turn an idea into a business have never been lower.
Jun 25, 2013, 12:25 PMIn context
Yusuf Mehdi / The Official Microsoft Blog:
Mediaroom and Our TV Journey   —  The following is a post from Yusuf Mehdi, Corporate Vice President of Marketing, Strategy and Business for the Interactive Entertainment Business at Microsoft.  —  Today, Microsoft and Ericsson announced a definitive agreement for Ericsson to acquire Mediaroom …
Apr 8, 2013, 12:05 PMIn context
Frank X. Shaw / The Official Microsoft Blog:
Looking Back and Springing Ahead   —  The following is a post from Frank X. Shaw, Corporate Vice President of Corporate Communications at Microsoft.  —  Last week was the official start of spring here in the Northern Hemisphere.  While some folks were out doing “spring cleaning,” …
Mar 27, 2013, 4:10 AMIn context
Jeffrey Meisner / The Official Microsoft Blog:
Microsoft and Financial Services Industry Leaders Target Cybercriminal Operations from Zeus Botnets   —  In our most complex effort to disrupt botnets to date, Microsoft's Digital Crimes Unit - in collaboration with Financial Services - Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC) …
Mar 26, 2012, 6:35 AMIn context
Jeffrey Meisner / The Official Microsoft Blog:
Xbox 360 Sells Nearly 1M Consoles in Biggest Week in Xbox History   —  Entering the seventh year of its lifecycle, Xbox 360 just closed the biggest sales week in the history of the hit digital entertainment system, selling more than 960,000 consoles in the U.S. during the week of Black Friday.
Nov 29, 2011, 6:10 PMIn context
Jeffrey Meisner / The Official Microsoft Blog:
Microsoft Neutralizes Kelihos Botnet, Names Defendant in Case   —  Building on the recent successes of the Rustock and Waledac botnet takedowns, I'm pleased to announce that Microsoft has taken down the Kelihos botnet in an operation codenamed “Operation b79” using similar legal and technical measures …
Sep 27, 2011, 2:40 PMIn context
Frank X. Shaw / The Official Microsoft Blog:
The Future of the Living Room   —  Summer is a transition time for many people: the break between school years; a vacation before tackling another year of work; and for network television that's been a guest in our living rooms for so long, summer is a time of transition between seasons.
Aug 17, 2011, 12:30 PMIn context
Steve Clayton / The Official Microsoft Blog:
Microsoft is Imagining a NUI future   —  You don't have to look very far to realize that technology is becoming more natural and intuitive.  In a typical day, many people use touch or speech to interact with technology—on their phones, at the ATM, at the grocery store and in their cars.
Jan 26, 2011, 2:50 PMIn context

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