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No legal claims to Microsoft over the flaw of WannaCry, experts

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Organizations that neglected to refresh Microsoft Windows-based computer systems did not update because hit by monstrous cyber-attack on weekend. They will be sued for careless and slack cyber security, however, assures itself and appreciates protection from lawsuits, said the legal experts. Around the world, about 200,000 Windows computers or more are influenced by WannaCry worm. […]…Read More

Microsoft launches employability platform

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Microsoft, a global leader in technology and innovation along with its implementing partner, World Vision-Pakistan, has launched Rozgar.work an Employability and Entrepreneurship Platform. This platform provides job-seekers with end-to-end career guidance, up skilling, job-matching and mentorship all centred on a free online hub that brings the best resources together in a bold attempt to address unemployment and underemployment. The platform is powered by…Read More

Microsoft set to launch job portal in March

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Microsoft Pakistan is set to present its job portal next month. This initiative is part of the company’s corporate social responsibility initiatives in order to fill the gap between employment opportunities and job seekers. "We apply our technology, talent and financial resources to foster opportunity… We inspire the common people to explore their true potential," General Manager of Microsoft’s NEPA (North Africa, East Mediterranean and Pakistan)…Read More

Microsoft briefs media on broad-based social initiatives

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Microsoft Pakistan has recently briefed the media about its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives with particular emphasis on the upcoming employability portal being created by Microsoft. The briefing was made by General Manager of Microsoft NEPA region, Leila Surhan, and Country Manager of Microsoft Pakistan Nadeem Malik. Another vital initiative orchestrated by Microsoft Pakistan is the "Internet safety and security campaign". Under this…Read More

Microsoft Pakistan starts move to empower women, youth

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Microsoft Pakistan has reiterated its commitment to contributing to the development of women and youth through its "UpgradeYourWorld" campaign. The main vision of the campaign revolves around the idea that innovation and talent should not be limited to big cities because it is easily accessible and the campaign aims to enable women and the youth to positively influence the economy. Speaking at a press conference here, Microsoft Pakistan Country Manager…Read More

Microsoft committed to tap underserved communities for technology uplifting

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Microsoft Pakistan organized a media briefing aiming at unwrapping their campaign Upgrade Your World’ that focuses on optimum utilization of Microsoft products to underserved community of Pakistan in order to paddle those communities to mainstream technology consumers for a bigger socio-economic technology driven change. The campaign is run in collaboration with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan and the start station is Bahawalpur. Senior…Read More

Microsoft committed to tap underserved communities for technology uplifting

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Microsoft Pakistan organized a media briefing aiming at unwrapping their campaign Upgrade Your World’ that focuses on optimum utilization of Microsoft products to underserved community of Pakistan in order to paddle those communities to mainstream technology consumers for a bigger socio-economic technology driven change. The campaign is run in collaboration with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan and the start station is Bahawalpur. Senior Technology…Read More

Microsoft expresses emphatic interest to develop Pakistans innovation ecosystem

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: A high level meeting was held between Federal State Minister for Information Technology (MoIT) and Telecommunications, Anusha Rahman and the delegation of Microsoft USA to discuss mutual cooperation endeavors and identify the various opportunities in the IT sector for an innovation based economic model. Anusha Rahman said in the midst of the meeting, "Pakistan is striving towards an enabling ecosystem where the big technology guns of World are looking at…Read More

Microsoft expresses emphatic interest to develop Pakistans innovation ecosystem

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: A high level meeting was held between Federal State Minister for Information Technology (MoIT) and Telecommunications, Anusha Rahman and the delegation of Microsoft USA to discuss mutual cooperation endeavors and identify the various opportunities in the IT sector for an innovation based economic model. Anusha Rahman said in the midst of the meeting, "Pakistan is striving towards an enabling ecosystem where the big technology guns of World are looking at Pakistan…Read More