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Microsoft shatters Waledac botnet

Microsoft has succeeded in removing a botnet believed to be capable of sending up to 1.5 billion spam emails per day from the internet.   The company petitioned a

Microsoft forges OSS/BSS partnerships

Microsoft announced two OSS/BSS partnerships at this year's Mobile World Congress, with vendors Convergys and Redknee.   Convergys launched the Convergys Smart Com

EC launches competition probe into Google

Google says it will cooperate with a European Commission anti-trust probe into its dominance of the search market.   The EC has launched an investigation at the reque

Windows Phone 7 to offer both Silverlight and XNA development

A week after Microsoft formally announced the forthcoming release of Windows Phone 7 at the Mobile World Congress event, the software giant remains mum on what the new platform means for developers,

EU, US regulators clear MS-Yahoo search deal

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Microsoft takes on iPhone with WinPhone 7

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Microsoft remakes its mobile image with Windows Phone 7

BARCELONA, Spain--Left in the dust by rivals like Apple and Google, Microsoft reinvented its mobile identity Monday with the introduction of Windows Phone 7 Series, announced in front of a capacity

Microsoft unveils Windows 7 Series

As many had speculated, Microsoft yesterday unveiled its Windows Phone 7 Series platform at the Mobile World Congress, with CEO Steve Ballmer saying the first handsets will follow late in the yea

Preview: MS, NSN, SKT and the usual suspects

The GSMA shindig kicks off in Barcelona today, and that means only one thing – someone is going to have to write a preview.  

Microsoft aims to get back in the game in mobile

Just a few years ago, Microsoft looked like a real contender in the mobile-phone market.