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Microsoft Names New General Manager in Hong Kong

Hong Kong, July 4, 2017 — Microsoft Greater China Region (GCR) announced today that, after serving more than four years as the General Manager of Microsoft’s Hong Kong subsidiary, Horace Chow will be appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Microsoft China, effective immediately. … Read more »

New Microsoft Surface family lands in Hong Kong

Doubling the Surface portfolio and redefining the next generation of computing devices for creators, mobile professionals and college students   Hong Kong — June 13, 2017 — Today, Microsoft brings the whole new Surface family to the Hong Kong market, with the new Surface portfolio showcasing new categories and products. … Read more »

Microsoft extends collaboration with PolyU to nurture local fintech talent

Better preparing fintech graduates in order to meet strong industry demand  Hong Kong, June 7, 2017 —Microsoft today announced it is extending its successful collaboration with The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU), by supporting the University’s first full-time Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree in Financial Technology. … Read more »

Strengthening safety updates to detect and protect against new malicious ransomware Effectively protecting customers from the vulnerability

Microsoft notes that many of our customers around the world were victims of malicious “WannaCrypt” software. Today our engineers added detection and protection against new malicious software known as Ransom:Win32.WannaCrypt. In March, we provided additional protections against malware of this nature, with a security update that prevents the spread across … Read more »

Microsoft announces new tools and services to help developers modernize existing apps and build more intelligent ones, on every platform, for every platform

Hong Kong, May 11, 2017 — Satya Nadella, Scott Guthrie and Harry Shum welcomed thousands of developers to Seattle for Build 2017 — Microsoft’s annual developer conference. During his opening keynote Nadella announced that Windows had reached 500 million active monthly Windows 10 devices and noted how Windows, Microsoft Office … Read more »