Sunday May 28-th, 2017

Catholics mark start of Lent with Ash Wednesday Catholics mark start of Lent with Ash Wednesday

Ford said she's still thinking about what she'll be doing to observe Lent . Eastern Orthodox Churches that follow the Julian calendar will mark the start of the Great Lent on March 14 and celebrate Easter on May 1.

Microsoft acquires Groove from startup Zikera

Talking about the all new Outlook app for the two mobile operating platforms, the well-known software company said that the Microsoft app has been created to make sifting through contacts, e-mail, file-sharing and calendar easier and is based on the ...

Microsoft delivers better-than-expected Q2, navigates turbulence well Microsoft delivers better-than-expected Q2, navigates turbulence well

We'll look at each more closely to see how the company fared. Overall though,  Microsoft's revenue declined by 10 percent  year-over-year to just $23.8 billion for the quarter, which makes it  all  the more important that the company to sustain its...

Microsoft shares boosted by growth in cloud services Microsoft shares boosted by growth in cloud services

Microsoft's revenue in Productivity and Business Processes, which includes Microsoft Office services, fell two percent, with Microsoft Dynamics revenue growing 11 percent in constant currency. Amazon-which also presented its earnings this afternoo...

Microsoft reports a big beat on revenue and profit, stock jumps 8% Microsoft reports a big beat on revenue and profit, stock jumps 8%

Microsoft   said  Windows 10 is gaining business traction, but no one unit in the company stood out. Microsoft  confirmed that its devices revenue sank 22 per cent, which can largely be attributed to its troubled smartphones business. Microsoft  o...

Error 53: Apple says iPhone error that 'kills' handset is security feature Error 53: Apple says iPhone error that 'kills' handset is security feature

Apple's iOS 9 update has a little-known feature that disables iPhone 6 and 6 plus handsets that have been repaired by non-Apple technicians. The message reads, "An unknown error has occurred (53)", and the device dies out shortly after. A spokeswoman...

Second variant of the Microsoft Lumia 650 visits the FCC

However, soon afterwards, rumors about a Lumia 850 and a Lumia 650 began surfacing. Windows 10 is in the same bucket, although opinions about the new cross-platform operating system are mixed. Joseph Umunakwe , general manager, West, East and Centr...

Microsoft's revenue falls, but cloud remains a bright spot

Amazon made $2.4bn (£1.7bn) from Amazon Web Services in its last quarter, so you'd think Microsoft is blowing Amazon out of the water with its $6.3bn earnings, but Microsoft isn't actually so transparent when it comes to reporting on its cloud.

Microsoft beats on high demand for cloud products

As has come to be expected , Office 365 revenue grew a staggering 70%, while Office 365 subscribers increased to 20.6 million in the last quarter, showing once again that they have a stronghold on the market.

Windows Phone sales down by half compared to a year ago

After the market close, the technology company reported adjusted earnings of 78 cents per share, ahead of analysts' expectations for 71 cents per share. This represents a stunning decline of 57% compared to the same quarter past year. The company r...

Windows 10 sees big jump to overtake Windows XP Windows 10 sees big jump to overtake Windows XP

The reason is two-fold: one is that there is a chance something could go wrong with the upgrade, leaving you with an unbootable system. If you don't want to download Windows 10, or you have a metered broadband connection and don't want to waste you...

Mountain Dew's puppy monkey baby commercial scares Super Bowl viewers

One of the most famous brands early on that spent all of their annual budget just during the Super Bowl each year was Master Lock, who was not as much interested in getting consumers engaged, but hardware-store owners at the time.

Microsoft's latest financials show Surface boom, Mobile collapse Microsoft's latest financials show Surface boom, Mobile collapse

Nadella commented that "businesses everywhere are using the Microsoft Cloud as their digital platform". In addition to the impact of declining new PC sales, Microsoft's Windows Phone devices also struggled in what should have been a strong quarte...

Super Bowl score by quarter

The 6-foot-5, 245-pound quarterback who scored 45 touchdowns during the regular season - and five more in the playoffs - failed to produce a TD running or throwing for the first time this season and the Panthers lost in Super Bowl 50. Miller dubbed...

Microsoft makes Windows 10 upgrades automatic: 6 things to know

That said, Windows 8.x still accounts for the majority of Windows Store downloads though that will soon shift as Windows 10 users are the fastest growing download segment (both in volume and a total percentage of downloads). Windows 95 won't run...

GOP Debate: Winners Trump, Kasich: Rubio Loses GOP Debate: Winners Trump, Kasich: Rubio Loses

Tell me why no one attacked John Kasich last night. Some experts dispute this characterization , and the details of the provision are arcane and likely not accessible to many voters. In the larger scheme of things, that could benefit Cruz more th...

Apple's upcoming 'iPad Air 3' will reportedly compete with iPad Pro Apple's upcoming 'iPad Air 3' will reportedly compete with iPad Pro

The next iteration of iPad Air 2 will most probably see the light of day this March 15 at Apple's private event. At this time the iPad Pro is the only Apple tablet to include Apple Pencil support.

The CBS app for streaming the Super Bowl is crashing and burning The CBS app for streaming the Super Bowl is crashing and burning

This may be the a year ago that Canada will be able to substitute its own ads into the broadcast , instead of the American ones. Road to the Super Bowl (CBS ) - NFL Films' annual look back at the best sights and sounds from the 2015 season, ...

Microsoft (MSFT) Stock Soars in After-Hours Trading as Earnings Beat Estimates

In terms of devices, Surface sales increased strongly, with revenues up by 29 per cent following the launch of the Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book. Revenue from the "intelligent cloud" business, which includes products such as its Azure cloud infr...

Microsoft beats Wall Street predictions

Microsoft also fared well with its Office 365 cloud product, a major part of the "intelligent cloud" sector, which saw revenue growth of almost 70% in constant currency. Server products and cloud services revenue grew 10%, accounting for currency ...

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