Two Pune students off to linguistics Olympiad

Two students from Pune, Abhishek Dedhe and Aalok Sathe, who won the National Panini Linguistics Olympiad recently, will now represent India in the International Linguistics Olympiad (ILO) in Bulgaria next month. Microsoft Research, India is supporting the Indian team for the international leg. The Olympiad is organized to further the fields of mathematical, theoretical and descriptive linguistics.

My Mobile: Wickedleak launches Wammy Hero a 3G Windows 8 tab at Rs 8990

Wickedleak has recently launched Wammy Hero, the company’s first Windows 8 tablet which is priced at Rs. 8,990 and is available for purchase through their official website. Users can buy the device with an optional Aquaprotect Water Resistant Technology by paying an additional amount of Rs. 1,500. This feature lets the tablet sustain itself for more than 30 minutes underwater.

Two Pune students off to linguistics Olympiad

Two students from Pune, Abhishek Dedhe and Aalok Sathe, who won the National Panini Linguistics Olympiad recently, will now represent India in the International Linguistics Olympiad (ILO) in Bulgaria next month. Microsoft Research, India is supporting the Indian team for the international leg. The Olympiad is organized to further the fields of mathematical, theoretical and descriptive linguistics.

CIO: Microsoft acquires BlueStripe for operations management

To help enterprise customers better manage applications sprawled across hybrid clouds, Microsoft has purchased BlueStripe Software, a provider of technology for watching over distributed applications.”BlueStripe’s enterprise-class solution enables IT professionals to move from monitoring IT at the infrastructure level to gaining visibility into applications at the transaction level,” said Mike Neil, General Manager, Enterprise Cloud Operations, Microsoft.

Times of India: Microsoft slashes Xbox One price in India

Microsoft has slashed the price of its new-generation gaming console, Xbox One (without Kinect), from Rs 39,990 to Rs 34,990, just ahead of the E3 trade show. The Xbox One bundles include the Xbox One console, which features a 500GB hard drive, Blu-ray player and built-in Wi-Fi, one Xbox One Wireless Controller and a free 14-day trial of Xbox Live Gold for new members.