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  • Microsoft, Govt intend to train computer skills to civil servants

    Microsoft and the Indian government will work together on a programme to teach its digital toolkit to almost 2.5 million civil servants. The Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE), the Capacity Building Commission (CBC), and the tech giant are...

    Published On August 12th, 2022
  • Microsoft announces ‘Viva Engage’ app in Teams to help build community

    Tech giant Microsoft has announced that it is introducing Viva Engage, a new app in Teams that helps build community and connection, along with providing tools for personal expression. Built on the foundation of Yammer, Viva Engage brings people together...

    Published On July 22nd, 2022
  • Microsoft to acquire video gaming company Activision Blizzard

    Microsoft Corp. is set to acquire game making company, Activision Blizzard Inc., in an all-cash transaction for $68.7 billion. ($95.00 per share). This acquisition will boost the competitiveness of Microsoft in the mobile gaming business and virtual-reality technology, across mobile,...

    Published On January 21st, 2022
  • Microsoft launched cybersecurity skills training programme in India

    Microsoft has launched a cybersecurity skilling program with the goal of training over 1 lakh learners by 2022 to address the skills gap and prepare India's workforce for a career in cybersecurity. The program is meant to give students hands-on...

    Published On December 10th, 2021