Tag: Microsoft

Facebook CEO Reaches Out to Microsoft President for Help: Report

Embroiled in massive data scandals amid losing stock and market cap, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has reportedly spoken to Microsoft President Brad Smith exploring the possibility of him joining the social networking platform and bring it back to glory. According to a report in The Information on Monday, Zuckerberg spoke directly to Smith on how to build trust at Facebook. […]

Windows 10 October 2018 Update Rollout Resumes, Says Microsoft

After a delay of more than a month, Microsoft has finally begun rolling out Windows 10 October 2018 Update, after being hit by bugs that caused the company to pull the update offline. To recall, Microsoft had pulled the Windows 10 October 2018 Update after reports the update was deleting data of users. It later restarted the rollout of a patched version to Windows […]

Indian Tablet Market Declined 10 Percent in Q1, With Lenovo in the Lead: CMR

The tablet market in India saw 10 percent decline in the first quarter of 2018 compared to the last quarter, with Lenovo leading the pack with a 23 percent market share, a new report said on Friday. According to CyberMedia Research’s (CMR) “Tablet PC Market” report, Samsung stood at second place with 21 percent share while Datawind was third at 16 percent. “Interestingly, […]

Microsoft Said to Plan Low-Cost Surface Tablet Line to Rival Apple’s iPad

Microsoft Corp. is planning to release a line of lower-cost Surface tablets as soon as the second half of 2018, seeking a hit in a market for cheaper devices that Apple dominates with the iPad, according to people familiar with the matter. Microsoft has tried this before. The software giant kicked off its consumer-oriented hardware push in 2012 with the […]

Microsoft SMS Organizer App Can Deliver CBSE Results, Even When Offline

Microsoft Garage team’s SMS Organizer app, made only for Indian Android users, essentially caters to an audience that likes to keep their SMS inbox de-cluttered. The app uses machine learning to pick out messages and classify them based on priority. It also comes with some nifty featureslike the option to delete OTP messages, promotional messages, and […]

Indian Tablet Market Declined 10 Percent in Q1, With Lenovo in the Lead: CMR

The tablet market in India saw 10 percent decline in the first quarter of 2018 compared to the last quarter, with Lenovo leading the pack with a 23 percent market share, a new report said on Friday. According to CyberMedia Research’s (CMR) “Tablet PC Market” report, Samsung stood at second place with 21 percent share while Datawind was third at 16 percent. “Interestingly, […]

Top Executive Behind Baidu’s Artificial Intelligence Drive Steps Aside

Lu Qi, who oversaw Baidu’s shift to artificial intelligence(AI) after a damaging ad scandal in 2016, is stepping down as Chief Operating Officer, China’s biggest search engine said on Friday. Lu, a former Microsoft executive and AI expert who joined Baidu in late 2016, is currently responsible for day-to-day operations in its AI unit, which has become the company’s core […]