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    US govt confirms receiving Oracle bid for TikTok

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:23pm on September 14, 2020

    The US government has received a bid from Oracle for TikTok’s American operations after the video-sharing app’s parent ByteDance rejected a proposal from Microsoft, treasury...

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    Walmart teams with Microsoft in bid for TikTok

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 10:43pm on August 28, 2020

    US retail giant Walmart said Thursday it had teamed with Microsoft to buy TikTok, the Chinese-owned short-form video app that has come under fire from...

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    Microsoft defends Fortnite maker in Apple fight

    | Updated at 10:24pm on August 24, 2020

    Microsoft came to the defence of the maker of video game sensation Fortnite on Sunday, saying in a court filing that Apple’s moves to cut...

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    Microsoft eyes entire operations of TikTok: report

    | Updated at 10:45pm on August 07, 2020

    Microsoft has expanded its talks on TikTok to a potential deal that would include buying the global operations of the fastgrowing video-sharing app, the Financial...

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    Microsoft plans to buy US arm of TikTok

    United News of Bangladesh/AP New York | Updated at 01:33pm on August 03, 2020

    Microsoft said that Microsoft and Chinese company ByteDance have provided notice of their intent to explore a deal resulting in Microsoft owning and operating the...

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    AIUB holds webinar on online class

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:20am on June 29, 2020

    The Faculty of Engineering of American International University-Bangladesh organised a webinar, titled ‘Efficiently Creating Lectures for Online Teaching: A Comprehensive Review of Useful Teaching Methods,...

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    Microsoft to permanently close all retail stores

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 11:02pm on June 27, 2020

    Microsoft on Friday said that it would close all of its stores and move its retail operations online, keeping just four locations and transforming them...

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    Microsoft declares to close worldwide physical stores permanently

    United News of Bangladesh / Associated Press . New York | Updated at 11:13am on June 27, 2020

    Microsoft announced on Friday that it is permanently closing nearly all of its physical stores around the world...

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    Players dig into building game Minecraft amid pandemic

    Agence France-Presse. San Francisco | Updated at 12:52pm on May 19, 2020

    Some 126 million people are playing ‘Minecraft’ monthly and more than 200 million copies of the building and exploration game have been sold as online...

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    US game makers conference postponed amid virus fears

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 02:39am on March 01, 2020

    A game developers conference in San Francisco was postponed Friday, after Facebook and Microsoft withdrew from the event due to concerns about the spread of...