Facebook, Apple, Big Tech’s Smallest Deals to be Examined at US FTC Meeting

The US Federal Trade Commission will hold its next open meeting on Sept. 15 to hear the team’s conclusions about deals big tech companies like Facebook and Apple make, which are sometimes too small to trigger an antitrust scrutiny, it said. agency on Wednesday. The agency began holding open meetings after President Lina Khan was … Read more

Microsoft alerts Azure customers to a flaw that could have allowed hackers access to data

Microsoft has warned some of its Azure cloud computing customers that a flaw discovered by security researchers could have allowed hackers to access their data. In a blog post from its security response team, Microsoft said it fixed the flaw reported by Palo Alto Networks and had no evidence that malicious hackers abused the technique. … Read more

Microsoft acquires Clipchamp, a browser-based video editing application

Microsoft purchased Clipchamp, a web-based video editing application for an undisclosed price. The tech giant announced the acquisition of the startup via a blog post on Tuesday, September 7th. The agreement will allow Microsoft to leverage Clipchamp’s video editing technology with Windows and integrate product offerings available through Microsoft 365. Clipchamp is already present as … Read more

Google, Microsoft, IBM and More Tech Giants put ethical brakes on AI: here’s why

In September of last year, Google’s cloud unit studied the use of artificial intelligence to help a finance company decide who to lend money to. He rejected the client’s idea after weeks of internal discussions, considering the project too risky from an ethical standpoint because AI technology could perpetuate prejudices such as those involving race … Read more

Microsoft Start launched as personalized news feed for Windows, web and mobile users

Microsoft Start was introduced by the company as a personalized news feed for desktop and mobile users. The new experience, which will also be integrated into Windows 11, aims to serve news from different publishers in a single interface. Microsoft claims that Microsoft Start uses its “latest advances in AI (artificial intelligence) and machine learning, … Read more

Microsoft’s Surface Go 3 tablet due for release Sept 22, key specs suggested

Microsoft will hold a Surface event on September 22 and is expected to introduce a number of new hardware offerings. One of the devices slated for release that day is Microsoft Surface Go 3, the successor to Surface Go 2. Expected to have the same design as its predecessor, but see a spec update. More … Read more

Microsoft’s upcoming Surface hardware release event on September 22, Surface Duo 2 phone, new laptops are expected

Microsoft is hosting a Surface hardware event on September 22, where we can expect the launch of a new range of Windows 11-based computing devices. The virtual event will be held less than two weeks before the launch of the Redmond-based company, Washington your new version of Windows. And while Microsoft has yet to reveal … Read more

Windows 11 release date set for October 5th, no support for Android apps at launch

The release date for Windows 11 is set for October 5, Microsoft announced on Tuesday – a few months after the new operating system’s release. The software giant said that on October 5, the free Windows 11 update will begin shipping for all qualifying Windows 10 PCs, and PCs that come preloaded with the next-generation … Read more

Google, Facebook, Microsoft: Main spending on lobbying in the EU: study

Alphabet’s unit of Google, Facebook and Microsoft are the three biggest lobby spenders in Europe in a battle against tough new laws aimed at curbing the powers of US tech giants, a study released on Tuesday showed. . Such efforts should be a wake-up call for EU policymakers to further strengthen bills and lobbying rules, … Read more