Video game rivals Microsoft and Sony team up in the cloud

Business / Tech May 17, 2019

Video game rivals Microsoft and Sony team up in the cloud

Longtime video game console rivals Microsoft and Sony on Thursday announced an alliance to improve their platforms for streaming entertainment from the internet cloud. Microsoft's Azure cloud computing platform will be used by the two rivals to support game and digital content streaming services, according ...

Microsoft unveils free 'ElectionGuard' tool to help secure U.S. polls

Business / Tech May 7, 2019

Microsoft unveils free 'ElectionGuard' tool to help secure U.S. polls

Microsoft announced an ambitious effort it says will make voting secure, verifiable and more transparent with open-source software. Two of the three top U.S elections vendors have expressed interest in potentially incorporating the software into their voting systems. The software kit is being developed with ...