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Facebook, Twitter, YouTube to share terrorist content database

Internet giants Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft and YouTube plan to develop a shared database of deleted content deemed to promote terrorism.

Microsoft Croatia encourages digital transformation of economy

Microsoft Croatia at Partners Day in Zagreb on Thursday brought together more than 150 representatives of partner companies, underscoring a growth of its business activities and the importance of...

Top search engines to block sex-determination ads in India

Top search engines Google, Microsoft and Yahoo will block advertisements related to prenatal sex determination services following an order by India's Supreme Court, a news report said Monday.

Microsoft to acquire LinkedIn in 26.2-billion-dollar deal

Microsoft plans to purchase the business social network LinkedIn in a deal valued at 26.2 billion dollars, both companies confirmed Monday.

Microsoft, Facebook announce new subsea cable from US to Europe

Tech giants Microsoft and Facebook on Thursday announced a joint project to install what they said would be the highest capacity subsea cable yet to cross the Atlantic Ocean.

There is "no silver bullet" to stop extremism online, Microsoft says

There is "no silver bullet" to fight extremism online, but tech companies and states must work together to stop terrorists from using the internet to spread their ideologies, a Microsoft...

Microsoft aims for entry-level business users with new Lumia 650

After releasing the fairly high-priced Lumia 950 and 950XL, Microsoft has now set its sights on entry-level business users by adding the mid-range Lumia 650 to its Windows 10 smartphone lineup....

Mixed results for Microsoft as PC market shrinks, cloud grows

Microsoft reported just under 5 billion dollars in net income for the second quarter Thursday, in results dragged down by a shrinking PC market but mitigated by growth in cloud-based services.

EU joins forces with internet firms to fight terrorism, hate speech

They will discuss, among other things, how to protect the public from terrorist material and how to use the internet to challenge terrorist narratives and online hate speech.