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  • Microsoft pays $25m to settle Hungarian bribery charges

    Microsoft pays $25m to settle Hungarian bribery charges0

    MICROSOFT IS HAVING to cough up some serious money to settle crimes committed abroad. The tech giant has agreed two payments totalling $25m (about £20.1m) that will be split between the Security & Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Justice League of America Department over bribery charges in Hungary. Under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, Microsoft was found to

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  • Microsoft goes back to the future with Edge on Windows 7/8 • The Register

    Microsoft goes back to the future with Edge on Windows 7/8 • The Register0

    The Edge gang has finally grafted versions of Microsoft’s take on Chromium into Windows 7, 8 and 8.1. The release, which follows an official macOS build, comes the same day as competitor Vivaldi released version 2.6 of its own Chromium-based browser, which also supports Windows 7 and 8. Unlike Edge, however, Vivaldi also supports Linux.

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  • CERN announces move away from Microsoft

    CERN announces move away from Microsoft0

    The European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN) has announced an ongoing project to shift away from Microsoft products, in the face of ever-growing licensing costs and Microsoft’s refusal to recognise the organisation as academic in nature. Best known to computer users as the birthplace of the World Wide Web, CERN was founded in 1954 as

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