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Microsoft Confirms it’s Acquiring GitHub for $7.5 billion

Microsoft is acquiring GitHub. After reports emerged that the software giant was in talks to acquire GitHub, Microsoft is making it official. This is Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s second big acquisition, following the $26.2 billion acquisition of LinkedIn two years ago. GitHub was last valued at $2 billion back in 2015, and Microsoft is paying …

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Microsoft Learns 21 458 Georgian Sentences

A total of 21 458 Georgian sentences have been already translated as part of TBC Bank project “In Georgian”. The project calls for developing Georgian-language versions of Microsoft softwares. For the purpose of inclusion of Georgian versions in Microsoft’s linguistic database, at the first stage it is necessary to translate …

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Masha Melkova: Microsoft is a Family of Individuals United by One Common Mission

Microsoft’s ”Explore Digital Transformation World” was the biggest event of the year on digital transformation. The business leaders and IT department representatives were invited to participate in Digital Evolution Forum by invitation of the company “Microsoft”. Meetings, which were held in parallel mode, were dedicated to such important topics as …

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Microsoft Supported the Idea of Implementing Digital Silk Road

Microsoft has supported the idea of implementing the digital silk road. Memorandum of Cooperation was signed between the Ministry of Finance, Business and Technologies, and Microsoft for promotion of the project. The document was signed by Special Representative of Georgia to the New Silk Road, Finance Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze, Rector of …

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Robert Tronvec: Digital Transformation Changed Business Operation, Including in Georgia

Microsoft held its largest event of the year so far: “Explore Digital Transformation World.” Business leaders and IT department representatives participated in the digital evolution forum. Meetings held simultaneously were dedicated to such important topics as cloud technologies, digital transformation, innovative solutions for social network management and virtual chatboxes. “Digital …

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Microsoft to Assist Georgia in Implementing Educational Projects

Mikheil Chkhenkeli, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia, is meeting with foreign colleagues and education sector representatives as part of his visit to London. In this case, the Ministers met with representatives of Microsoft, where the parties discussed the issue of an establishment of modern technologies, specifically, Microsoft virtual …

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Microsoft Suspends Bitcoin Payments

Microsoft has stopped taking Bitcoin payments. Bleeping Computer reported, Microsoft support called the move temporary, a response to high transaction fees and volatility in Bitcoin’s price. Microsoft-owned Expedia continues to accept Bitcoin payments as of this writing. Bleeping Computer noted that Microsoft has twice suspended payments in the past, after first accepting the …

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Microsoft Blockchain Day Event Held at Technopark

The Microsoft Blockchain Day event was organized at Technopark by Innovation and Technology Agency and company Microsoft, where the importance of Blockchain and Cloud Technologies was discussed. The event was opened by the Chairman of Innovation Agency Giorgi Zviadadze and Microsoft Georgia Manager Nikoloz Doborjginidze. Microsoft’s representatives held presentations about …

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Software Asset Management – Microsoft’s Answer to Cyberthreats

Laurent Signoret

How secured are intellectual property rights in Georgia nowadays? Laurent Signoret, Central and Eastern Europe SAM & Compliance Director at Microsoft answers our questions.  Development of new technologies, implementation of new services and solutions in business management, significant increase of information environment in which modern society work, requires from public and …

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