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Progressive Web Apps: Microsoft And Google Are Falling in Love With

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PWA or Progressive Web Apps suddenly became the hottest technology almost every tech giants are after to shape their web and mobile app experience. Both Microsoft Corporation (NASDA:MSFT) and Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) showed great enthusiasm about PWA and expressed elaborate plan to incorporate it into their web and mobile apps. But obviously, both Microsoft and Google have some differences in...

Tech Scams Cracked Down in India’s Capital, Following Microsoft’s Prompt!

"Your system is infected by a virus. Dial our toll-free support service immediately for help" - Such fake pop-up alert can drive a sane person down the all-worked-up lane, although some may choose to ignore it.Often these alerts look like coming from Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ: MSFT) or Apple or Symantec. Apart from fake pop-ups, these red-caped anti-virus services come via phone calls....

Microsoft Outdistances Amazon To Reign as the Second Most Valuable Company In The US!

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As the world's top companies have started announcing their financial results for Q3 2018, their quarterly performance has directly impacted their ranking. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) continues to reign as the most valuable company in the US. However, looks like someone else has positioned itself as the novel No. 2 in the town and it's none other than Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT)! Most Valuable...

Apple, Microsoft And Their Weird Decisions Regarding the USB-C Port

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Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) have been at the forefront of technology as we know it for quite some time now, despite their polar opposite ways of approaching things. While Microsoft likes to take it slow with the technological inventions happening around it, Apple tends to force feed its consumers into adopting the same. However,...

The New Windows 10 Update Puts Microsoft In Hot Water

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The next big upcoming Windows 10 update, due in October 2018, has been pulled back by Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) after concerning reports of some rather serious bugs emerged over the last couple of days.Microsoft's market-leading desktop operating system, Windows 10, was due to receive a massive update in October adding a slew of new features, upgrades and quality of...

The Microsoft-Walmart Cloud Deal Comes As Digital Alliance Against Amazon!

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The recent collaboration between the tech giant and the brick-and-mortar king comes amidst bells-and-whistles and is a shot across Amazon's bow, as of now!If recent reports are to be believed, Walmart and Microsoft are joining forces in the bruising battle against Amazon. Under a five-year deal agreement, Walmart Inc. (NASDAQ:WMT) will boost its use of the cloud services from Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) cloud services and...

Tech-Giants Google, Facebook Chided For Tricking Users Into Spilling Private Info

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How easy is it for tech-giants like Google, Microsoft and Facebook to deceive and nudge users into divulging their private details?It is a cakewalk! Cloaked in the illusion of providing a privacy-control measure, they manipulate users, with take-it-or-leave-it choices or obscure privacy intrusive defaults.According to recent findings by a consumer advocacy report by the Norwegian Consumer Council, Google and Facebook are allegedly manipulating users into...

Microsoft’s Latest Acquisition Is Kindling Out A Fresh Google Rivalry

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Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), amidst hip fanfare, welcomes a new member into its family- Flipgrid!As per the blog released, the acquisition of Flipgrid by Microsoft is one conspicuous strategy of winning share in the field of Education. Flipgrid is a social education app which lets students record and share the short video clips on specific topics, to create collaborative lesson plans. The...

5 Tips For Passing Microsoft 70-764 Certification Exam

Microsoft 70-764 Certification Exam
Microsoft 70-764 is a unique exam which certifies database professionals. Post the certification, professionals will be able to perform installation, maintenance and finally, the configuration of certain database-related tasks. This exam helps you in showcasing your potential to use the SQL Server agent to automate and finally, store data. By clearing this exam, the candidate will be able to...

Microsoft Takes A Dig At Amazon Go: Introducing Check-Out Free Retailing

Standing in a long queue, waiting for check-outs, can now easily be a thing of the past. According to hot-off-the-press reports by Reuters, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is striving on technology that can primarily enable and boost check-out free retail stores. Reuters claims further that the Washington-based software giant has been canvassing a collaboration with Walmart- a deadly rival for Amazon Go(NASDAQ:AMZN) initiative,...

Is The Acquisition Of GitHub A Sign That Microsoft Is Finally Returning To Its Roots?

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It's been a few days now since the sensational news about the acquisition of GitHub by Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) broke. The move has divided opinion heavily across Wall Street, software developers and the technology sector. There are a lot of concerns regarding the financial viability of GitHub as a business, as well as Microsoft’s future intentions for the platform...

LinkedIn Introduces “Your Commute”: An Interesting Feature To Help Job Seekers

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Persisting for a long time now is an off-base assumption that commute issues are an obscure factor to be taken into consideration. While a major section of an employee as well as employers polls up on salaries, perks and incentives, equal priority is to be given to the average commute of a day. Hence, moon-walking in as the much-needed...

Can Microsoft’s New Social Chatbot Compete With Google Duplex?

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While all the brouhaha over Google's Duplex didn't even subside, Microsoft has been busy testing a similar technology in China. At an AI event in London yesterday, Satya Nadella, CEO - Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), showcased the tech in the form of Xiaoice - Microsoft's new social chatbot - which is gained a lot of popularity in China.At the latest I/O 2018,...

Google Chrome OS To Grow Beyond Cloud Computing With Android Integration

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Although Google Chrome OS is not the most popular OS of the likes of MAC and Windows, it is the first to narrow the gap between smartphone and computing environments. Among the host of announcements in the latest Google I/O show, a few developments related to Google's web-based OS managed to create the 'buzzword' in the operating system vocabulary.The...

Microsoft Is Gearing Up To Challenge Apple, Google And Amazon, Once Again

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Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is clearly trailing in the smart speaker wars yet it is not failing to make subsequent strides in that realm. The Redmond giant is teaming up with ODM Quanta to create its own Cortana smart speaker, reports German website Winfuture.de. The device is in an early stage of development and will be powered by Snapdragon 212 SoC.A smart...

Google Duplex Could Reinvent The Mobile Communication?

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Today, the AI has evolved beyond setting timers, shopping, or playing music. With Google Duplex the tech giant has, apparently, captured the essence of real AI. Google's AI smarts have outsmarted all other players in the realm, exhibiting jaw-dropping capabilities. In the ongoing Google I/O 2018 developer conference, the company unveiled its major AI developments, but the "Google Duplex"...

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YouTube Should Have Bid Adieu To Dislike Button Much Earlier?

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