Microsoft venture fund M12 goes to Bengaluru

The office, according to a media release from Microsoft, will pursue investment opportunities across the region, focusing on B2B software startups in the sectors of applied AI (artificial intelligence), business applications, infrastructure, security, and vanguard technologies.

AWS files suit against Microsoft’s $10bn Pentagon contract win

IANS-   Rattled by the US government’s decision to award prestigious $10 billion Pentagon Cloud project to Microsoft, retail giant Amazon’s Cloud arm Amazon Web Services (AWS) has filed a lawsuit challenging the Department of Defense’s move. AWS lost the JEDI (Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure) contract on October 25 that will provide enterprise level, commercial […]

Microsoft joins Samsung to herald new mobile computing era

IANS-   Heralding a new 5G era of mobile computing, Samsung has launched Galaxy Book S for $999 that harnesses the mobility and connectivity of a smartphone and the powerful productivity of a PC, thanks to Microsoft. Developed in collaboration with Microsoft and Qualcomm, the 13.3-inch device offers Gigabit LTE connectivity, Windows 10 and Qualcomm […]