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Microsoft Is Permanently Closing Its Retail Stores

The stores in London, NYC, Sydney and on the Redmond campus will be converted into Experience Centers.

How to Change Your Background in Microsoft Teams

Zoom is not the only video-conferencing platform that allows you to customize your background. Microsoft Teams also lets you to change your messy or boring room into a fun or professional scene.

Microsoft Set to Push Windows 10X and Surface Neo Releases Back Until 2021

A Microsoft exec reportedly told his team that the platform won't be out before 2020 ends.

Amid Pandemic, Microsoft Alerts Dozens of Hospitals Vulnerable to Ransomware Threat

Microsoft said it warned 'several dozens of hospitals' about vulnerabilities in their networks that could be used to deliver ransomware to their IT systems.

Tech Company Trillion-Dollar Valuations Crumble

On March 23, only Microsoft still had the symbolic $1 trillion-plus market capitalization after the COVID-19 crisis killed off billions in tech-company value. (Apple's back too, for now.)

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