Microsoft is a company that is clearly thinking forward in regards to its sustainability and its future, and powering its datacenters is one of the big reasons. On Wednesday, Microsoft announced a major 175-megawatt wind farm deal, ensuring its commitment to Wind Energy.
Microsoft announced almost a month ago, that they would be upgrading Office 365 Home or Personal users an upgrade in their OneDrive storage capacities. On Wednesday, Microsoft made flipped the switch and gave users the 1 TB upgrade that they were promised, thrilling many.
The Windows 8.1 rollout was announced by Microsoft, and slowly manufacturers are rolling out the update to its phone users. On Tuesday, Microsoft announced via the Nokia conversations blog, that the Lumia Cyan software update along with Windows Phone 8.1 is coming to Lumia phones.
Windows tablets no matter the make or model, are slowly becoming popular among the crowds of enthusiasts, and with that, Skype is still a main app on them. On Tuesday, Microsoft rolled out the latest version of Skype to them, which now includes free group video calling.
It’s a pretty known fact in the tech world, that Google’s Chromebook is gaining sales by the day, and with that, Microsoft is losing customers. On Monday, Microsoft at its Worldwide Partner Conference announced details about a sub $200 laptop due by the holiday season.
Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 has grown on users for the most part, and many have the understanding that Microsoft is still working on this operating system. But over the weekend, rumors and pictures about a Windows 8.1 Start Menu certainly got a lot of attention.
Microsoft is 100 percent behind Windows and Windows Phone, and that became highly apparent on Friday, as the company highlighted the Lumia 930 on its site. The Lumia 930 is one of the high-range Windows Phones on the market, and has high end specs that should please any Windows Phone user.
On Friday, Microsoft announced the purchase of InMage, which according to teh official Microsoft blog, is a company that is an innovator in the emerging area of cloud-based business continuity. It’s likely that this company will fold into the Azure group and be great for enterprise sales.
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The Red Stripe from Microsoft highlight the power of the Windows Store and the Windows ecosystem, and the latest ones announced on Thursday show off the touch friendly nature of the store. All of the deals announced had to do with touch based games and are great deals.