Microsoft Teams stop working on Internet Explorer 11 from Nov 30
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'Almost All' Coronavirus Vaccines Will Be Effective by February, Bill Gates Says
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Microsoft, Apple working on Xbox Series X controller support for iPhones and iPads
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More 'may die' if Trump blocks COVID plans -Biden
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Microsoft Looking Beyond Console Wars
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Microsoft launches new Xbox amid gaming boom
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Microsoft introduces new feature in Excel, allows users to import own data
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Stocks end mixed; Microsoft tops sales forecast
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Working From Home May Be Making Us Less Creative, Study Suggests
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Microsoft's Windows 10 Is Breaking PCs
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Future will be shaped by those who invest in science, innovation: PM Modi
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Microsoft Hires Another Naughty Dog Developer for the Initiative
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David Cage Thinks the Xbox Series S Will Be ‘Confusing’
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Microsoft Takes Down Hacking Operation That Could Have Affected Election
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Phil Spencer Says Microsoft Wants to Bring xCloud to Consoles and PCs
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Microsoft rebrands Bing search engine as Microsoft Bing
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