March 25, 1996
MSN Hits 1 Million-Member Mark

Microsoft Corp. announced that MSN, The Microsoft Network, has enrolled more than 1 million members in its first seven months of service, making MSN the fastest-starting Internet online service in history.

March 21, 1996
Microsoft Launches Anti-Piracy Campaign in the Northeast

Microsoft Corporation announced that the company has launched an anti-piracy initiative in New York and New Jersey aimed at curbing illegal distribution of Microsoft system software, including MS DOS and the Microsoft Windows family.

March 12, 1996
Microsoft Announces ActiveX Technologies

Microsoft Corp. announced ActiveX Technologies, which make it easy for the broadest range of software developers and Web designers to build dynamic content for the Internet and the PC.