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Microsoft SA confirm Xbox One S will launch locally in Q1 2017

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 16 November 2016

Although we would have preferred a more definitive release date, Microsoft has confirmed that its slimmer Xbox One console will be available in SA early next year. FULL STORY >

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Microsoft Underground Tour: Research projects uncovered

By Ryan Noik 11 November 2016

The second part of the behind the scenes look at Microsoft Research focused on practicalities, with the potential of predicting weather phenomena, the future of growing food and placing data centres in unexpected locations being among some... FULL STORY >

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Microsoft Underground Tour: Into the research labs

By Ryan Noik 11 November 2016

With the foundations laid, and its renewed culture explained, Microsoft’s attention on our tour then turned to its research department. Here is where we began to see Microsoft’s promise that it had become more innovative take more tangible... FULL STORY >

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Microsoft Underground Tour: Exploring the culture shift

By Ryan Noik 9 November 2016

Microsoft’s Underground Tour, which TechSmart was invited to attend, held many gems. One of these was a frank and illuminating discussion on company culture, as Microsoft walked us through how, and why, today’s Microsoft has changed... FULL STORY >

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Microsoft offers in-depth look at its strategy

By Ryan Noik 9 November 2016

To get an indepth behind the scenes view of Microsoft in action, TechSmart was invited to spend some time with the company from its headquarters in Seattle. Ryan Noik reports back. FULL STORY >

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Google's Threat Analysis group discloses critical flaw in Windows

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 1 November 2016

Needless to say, Microsoft is not pleased with this most recent development. FULL STORY >

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Microsoft's new Surface Studio AIO PC is designed for professional creatives

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 27 October 2016

Should Apple be worried the iMac is under threat? FULL STORY >

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The Surface Book with Performance Base is Microsoft's refreshed 2016 notebook

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 27 October 2016

The fulcrum hinge remains, but the innards have been enhanced as Microsoft debuted the second iteration of their Surface Book. FULL STORY >

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Microsoft introduces 3D for everyone in forthcoming Windows 10 Creators Update

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 27 October 2016

Microsoft kicked off its Surface event yesterday by detailing a cross-platform Creators Update for Windows 10 that's designed to bring 3D tools to all devices. FULL STORY >

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Masterpass enables Microsoft Wallet, Android Pay and Samsung Pay users to shop online

By Press Release 25 October 2016

Integration of Masterpass with digital wallets strengthens Mastercard vision to support all forms of secure digital commerce for cardholders. FULL STORY >

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Microsoft SA is South Africa’s Top Employer

By Press Release 14 October 2016

The Top Employers Institute awarded Microsoft its Top Employers South Africa 2017 certification in recognition of the company’s excellent employee conditions, development and nurturing of talent throughout all levels of the organisation, as well... FULL STORY >

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Interview, Joe Kruger, Xbox South Africa @ rAge Expo 2016

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 8 October 2016

A beloved fixture at rAge in recent years, Xbox's 2016 edition promises exclusive titles and new hardware on the way. We recently sat down with channel marketing manager at Xbox South Africa, Joe Kruger, to find out more. FULL STORY >

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Xbox's Phil Spencer says Project Scorpio may cost less than $600

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 3 October 2016

In a recent interview with WinBeta, Xbox head Phil Spencer describes the company's powerful new Project Scorpio console as a premium product, but states it shouldn't cost more than $600. FULL STORY >

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Google, Facebook and three others have joined forces for AI partnership

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 29 September 2016

A collaborative effort between Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Amazon and IBM, the Partnership on Artificial Intelligence to Benefit People and Society, will focus on AI best practices and standards. FULL STORY >

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Will you lose your job to a robot?

By Press Release 15 September 2016

Angela Schaerer, Teacher Engagement lead at Microsoft South Africa, unpacks the future of any job in the era of the revolution that technology has forced some occupancies to face. FULL STORY >

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