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We are targeting design and implementation of applications to serve state’s administrative system, says Tobal
Russia’s communications regulator has ordered the country’s internet providers to block access to LinkedIn’s website
Microsoft has announced it will increase prices for a range of enterprise services in the UK
Following a wave of complaints by users, Microsoft has decided to tweak its upgrade policy for the tech giant’s Windows 10 operating system. The company is changing the notices it sends to users of previous versions.
Software giant Microsoft is set to take over professional networking site LinkedIn for $26.2 billion (23.3 billion euros) in a deal expected to be completed this year, the two companies have announced.
Microsoft has confirmed it has sold hundreds of tech patents to Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi, just weeks after selling its phone business, bought from Nokia in 2014. The deal is viewed as beneficial for both sides.
Major Internet companies Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft and YouTube have teamed up with the European Commission to combat the spread of hate speech online. They agreed to tackle flagged posts or videos within 24 hours.
The two US tech giants have announced an agreement to build a new underwater cable, codenamed “Marea” and intended to help meet growing demand for high speed, reliable connections for cloud and online services.
Beyond delivering search results and the Android mobile operating system, tech giant Google is moving into virtual reality and voice-activation technology – going toe-to-toe with Apple, Facebook, Microsoft and Amazon.
The project costs approximately EGP 150m, says official
Samsung acquired biggest market share and Apple replaces Microsoft, says Gartner
At least 50% of all Egyptian students polled want to work for an international company
Egypt does not have E-government yet, Director Shinnawy says
By second half of September, Microsoft will allow receival of citizens’ complaints’ online allowing better dealings with them
Microsoft is starting to roll out its new Windows 10 operating system. It's available for free to a large proportion of Windows users. You think that's a poor business model? – Far from it, insists DW's Hardy Graupner. Windows 10 comes with quite a lot of new features and improvements over everything we've seen before. Among other things, there's now…
By Sally Saad US technology company Microsoft will purchase Israeli company N-trig, specialised in fast-response touch techniques and digital pens, with a total cost of $200m. The 190 company’s employees will be moved to Microsoft to be part of a research centre developing the touch technology and digital pens, according to Israeli newspapers Yedioth and …
Education and health sectors, and automating the courts are the most prominent investment opportunities in the Egyptian market, says Abdel Kader
A group of young Egyptian programmers, who call themselves GENU, has developed a smartphone application that can differentiate between genuine and fake drugs
Minister of Environment Khaled Fahmy seeks development of monitoring system for process of transferring coal and vehicle exhaust emissions
IBM assists software vendors in developing technical and business expertise
The new technology could represent a significant feature for its Skype online chat service
Security experts advise consumers and businesses to either replace computers running Windows XP or upgrade to modern versions of Microsoft’s software
The agreement expected to increase Egyptian IT exports by around $20m, according to a ministry statement
The console will go on sale in Japan on 22 February, the last country currently scheduled to handle the device.
The moves come with Microsoft losing ground to rivals like Apple and Google amid a shift away from the traditional personal computer to mobile devices and cloud services.
Deloitte’s annual technology predictions report published shows that in the UK at least one of the world’s most mature mobile markets the number of text messages sent over the course of 2013 fell by some 7 billion to 145 billion messages.
Nokia’s share price has doubled since the plan was announced in early September with Microsoft agreeing to pay €5.44bn ($7.35bn) for the loss-making company’s mobile phone division.
The new share buyback comes on the heels of another share repurchase plan announced in 2008, which was set to expire on 30 September.
The Surface RT price dropped from $499 to $399.
Both global companies face fierce competition with Apple, Google and Samsung on smartphones and tablets.