| Posted: 2018-Aug-01 00:44 by Predator Research|
| Posted: 2018-Aug-21 12:12 by news bot|
Microsoft said it thwarted attempts last week by hackers linked to Russia's government to target the websites of The International Republican Institute and The Hudson Institutes, two right-wing U.S. think-tanks.
The firm managed to seize control of sites that hackers had designed to mimic the real thing.
These developments suggest a broadening of attract strategies by Russian interests in the build-up to November elections, the company said.
| Posted: 2018-Sep-20 14:06 by news bot|
EU antitrust regulators are set to decide whether to clear a $7.5B merger between Microsoft and privately held coding website GitHub by October 19th.
Analysts suggest the merger will allow Microsoft to bolster its cloud computer business as it battles rival Amazon.com.
| Posted: 2018-Oct-25 13:41 by news bot|
Microsoft is reporting earnings of $1.14 per share on revenues of $29.08 Billion for the quarter ending September 2018.
Analysts expected $0.94 per share on $27.9 Billion in sales.
Microsoft attributes the above consensus results to strong demand for its Azure cloud computing platform and Office 365 products.