WATCH: Microsoft Xbox previews streaming service

2019-06-16 14:09

Microsoft Xbox is previewing its upcoming game streaming service, codenamed 'Project xCloud', at the annual E3 games expo in Los Angeles. The service will go head-to-head with Google's Stadia that's set to debut in November.

EOH board to receive report on internal probe

2019-05-31 08:08

The EOH board of directors will on Friday receive a report on an internal investigation into public sector contracts from ENSafrica. Select parts of the report are expected to be released to the market in June 2019.

Want to be a disruptor? Forget technology, focus on the customer - exec

2019-05-19 17:57

The key challenge for businesses today is not to master new technologies, but to solve the 'wicked problems' they and their customers may face in an increasingly complex environment.

Microsoft office program aims to help boost work-life balance

2019-05-07 15:41

First Apple rolled out iPhone software to fight screen addiction. Now Microsoft is offering business software to help restore work-life balance.

Microsoft sales top estimates amid flurry of cloud wins

2019-04-26 21:35

Microsoft’s cloud computing business has fuelled quarterly sales and profit that topped analysts’ estimates, boosted by several new deals with large corporate clients.

WATCH: Microsoft doubles down on sustainability goals

2019-04-18 18:33

Microsoft is accelerating its sustainability initiatives in an effort to meet its goal of reducing operational carbon emissions by 75% in the next decade, the company announced this week.

Microsoft vows to focus on gender harassment amid uproar

2019-04-06 09:47

Microsoft’s top executives have pledged to discuss diversity and harassment issues at monthly employee meetings after complaints about sexual misconduct and discrimination against women erupted in a 90-page email thread at the software maker.

EOH suspends employees implicated in corruption-tainted contracts

2019-02-25 11:06

EOH Holdings Chief Executive Officer Stephen Van Coller is in a race against the clock to restructure the sprawling IT business before shareholders and lenders run out of patience.

WATCH: Microsoft discovers hacking targeting democratic institutions in Europe

2019-02-21 19:05

Microsoft has discovered hacking targeting democratic institutions, think tanks and non-profit organisations in Europe and plans to offer a cyber security service.

Tech optimism at Davos tempered by trade anxiety and regulation

2019-01-25 19:31

Tech companies are back pitching the promise of innovation, but this time, stuck in the middle of a trade war, they’re welcoming government oversight.


EOH appoints new chair to steer group on 'ethical leadership' path following probe

2019-06-05 16:17

EOH has appointed Xolani Mkhwanazi as group chairman, this after founder and former chairman Asher Bohbot stepped down earlier this year.

Microsoft pulls Huawei products from one of its cloud server catalogues

2019-05-24 10:53

Microsoft has removed Huawei from one of its websites offering cloud gear, a week after the US government blacklisted the Chinese company.

SA could be renewables forerunner - expert

2019-05-18 10:29

There's no reason why SA shouldn't be among the forerunners in creative renewable energy solutions, according to the chief digital officer at Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy.

Microsoft announces new tools to beat election hacking - but they won't be in time for SA

2019-05-07 09:42

Microsoft will offer free software tools to protect elections and help voters, monitors and agencies make sure votes are counted properly.

Microsoft surpasses $1 trn valuation as results dazzle

2019-04-25 18:57

Microsoft shares jumped to record levels on Thursday, with the company’s stronger-than-expected March quarter results lifting its market capitalisation “to $1trn and beyond,” in the words of Morgan Stanley.

EOH shares down more than 13% on trading update

2019-04-12 16:05

The IT group's shares slumped more than 13% on the release of its trading statement on Friday.

EOH internal probe to be completed by the end of May

2019-04-03 13:57

IT service company EOH has said that its internal investigations into its public sector contracts would be completed by May 31 and a report would be made available afterwards.

Microsoft workers call on company to cancel military contract

2019-02-24 13:23

A group of Microsoft employees are demanding that the company abandon a $480m contract with the US Army to build versions of its HoloLens augmented reality headsets for the battlefield.

EOH shares drop more than 14% despite promises to root out corruption

2019-02-18 17:51

Technology service provider EOH's shares fell more than 14% on Monday, in the wake of Microsoft's decision to terminate contracts with one of its subsidiaries last week.

WATCH: Microsoft welcomes regulation on facial recognition

2019-01-25 16:22

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says he would welcome regulation on facial recognition technology to prevent a "race to the bottom".

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