Microsoft wants Windows 10 to run on every PC worldwide, which is why they're offering it as a free upgrade to everyone running Windows 7 or 8.1. But the company's obsession with "genuine" Windows threatens to scuttle that grand plan.
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The four major advertising giants have signed voluntary codes to help combat online nasties and to improve the integrity of online e-commerce.
More radio stations under the Super Radio Network family are also alleged to be guilty of using illegal versions of Microsoft and Adobe software.
[UPDATE] Software vendor has dismissed reports it will preinstall its cloud-based office productivity suite in Indonesia, where software piracy is rampant with only 10 percent of Microsoft users using legitimate versions.
Forget torrents, just go and download as many Windows 8 keys that you need, from Microsoft directly.
Microsoft won a copyright case against two Chinese companies, but was it because of Microsoft’s resolution to fight piracy in China, or just one of the tricks to boost sales in the country?
Chinese analyst says Microsoft China generates over 80 percent of revenue from anti-piracy activities in the territory.
Microsoft is about to crack down on software pirates who exploit its generous MSDN and TechNet programs. If you're a current subscriber, you may get caught in the crossfire.
The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has claimed that Google's transparency report detailing take-down requests of copyright material is misleading, because the search giant limits the number of notices a company can make.
In the last month alone, Google received requests to remove more than 500,000 links to copied Microsoft software from its search results
If you thought TV, movie and music studios were the most likely candidates to have asked Google to remove pirated and copyright-infringing content, think again.
For the second time in two years, Microsoft has significantly cut the benefits it offers to TechNet subscribers. Will the newly reduced allotments of Windows and Office product keys really reduce piracy or just annoy Microsoft's customers?
Intel could become a huge smartphone player and benefit from PC sales only if it dominates China somehow. Piracy hampers Microsoft.
Microsoft's lawsuit claims that three computer sellers sold preinstalled pirated copies of Windows and is demanding compensation for revenue losses.
Microsoft Australia has chalked up another win in its crusade against those who pirate its products down under as another company yesterday settled with the Redmond giant to the tune of $50,000.
Microsoft CEO Ballmer said that China brings in less revenue than the Netherlands due to piracy.
An unnamed Melbourne-based advertising agency has agreed to pay $100,000 in damages to an alliance representing software companies, after it admitted it didn't have licences for all of the software it was using.
A measure making its way through the Washington state legislature would make it illegal for manufacturers that use pirated software to sell goods in the state. Opponents say they interpret the bill to mean that Microsoft and others can sue U.S. companies that use parts from overseas suppliers.
Pip Marlow, a 15-year Microsoft veteran, was today appointed as managing director of Microsoft Australia.
Microsoft has shut down its Office Genuine Advantage anti-piracy program.Microsoft wrote "the Office Genuine Advantage (OGA) program has been retired", on a Microsoft help and support webpage on 17 December.
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