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Microsoft Advertising unveils new ad prototypes at Cannes Lions 2013

Last year at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, Microsoft Advertising kicked off a partnership with select creative agencies to explore Windows 8 as a new canvas for digital advertising. Today, with Cannes Lions 2013 in full swing, Microsoft Advertising execs Jennifer Creegan and Stephen Kim announced the availability … Read more »

Public sector organizations can now purchase Dynamics CRM apps in new online store

Organizations of all sizes in the public sector are sometimes strapped for IT resources, and now, they can use solutions and add-ons based on the Microsoft Dynamics CRM platform to better manage tasks such as citizen services, FOIA requests, economic development, mapping, fleet management, etc. … Read more »

Tap into your inner creator with Socl and BLINK

Two big pieces of news out of Microsoft Research today. First, FUSE Labs, creator of Socl (pronounced “social”), released four new ways for people to express and share ideas on the Web. Also, BLINK, a project from Microsoft Research Redmond, released a pair of apps that blur the borders between … Read more »

‘Gears of War: Judgment’ players can continue the fight with The Lost Relics

Xbox has released some sneak preview screen shots of The Lost Relics, a new map pack for “Gears of War: Judgment” available today for VIP Season Pass holders (it will arrive on June 25 for all other game owners). The Lost Relics features four new multi-player maps, new weapons and … Read more »

Be among the first to catch a sneak peek of ’The Awesomes’

A full week before anyone else, on July 25 Xbox Live community members will get an exclusive sneak peek of one of the most anticipated new TV shows of the summer: Hulu’s original animated comedy, “The Awesomes.” Created by Seth Meyers and Mike Shoemaker of “Saturday Night Live” fame, “The … Read more »