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#Microsoft 365 Assistant : #Cortana substitute didn’t advise its own #domain name

Microsoft is apparently getting ready to change the name of Cortana, the personal productivity assistant in Windows 10. Unlike Apple and Siri, Cortana does not arrive with its own domain name. Microsoft has chosen a path on Microsoft.com for Cortana, while Apple is using Siri.com as a forward to Apple.com. When it comes down to […]

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ElectionGuard: Microsoft Secures Elections, But Not The Brand’s Exact Match Domain

From Nurse Bots to Artificial Kidneys to Mobile MRI to Glass Flip Phones to Dangerous Domain Names to Service Horse… this is where you read about emerging technologies and future trends all of which need branding and names (and those coming later will have even a more urgent and expensive search) This could be Microsoft’s most […]

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Could you be the one holding the name for the next Windows, or Xbox?

In 2011 we asked: “Could you be the one holding the name for the next Windows, or Xbox?” We argued that the cloud is driving the biggest sea change in software since the introduction of the PC. The play is a savings to companies not a cost. The largest amount of money in the history […]

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Microsoft seizes “Russian election hacking” domains

Microsoft has taken control of six domains associated with a hacker group believed to be a part of Russian military intelligence, according to the company. Company president Brad Smith blogged yesterday that Microsoft obtained a court order allowing it to seize the names, which it believes were to be used to attack institutions including the […]

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How Does Netflix Make So Much Money?

Today: Biometrics, Biometric Sports Tickets, Cloud, Cloud Computing, Microsoft, Netflix, Amazon, IBM, Gender Neutral. Tomboy, Startup Scaling Microsoft Tops Amazon In Q1 Cloud Revenue, $6.0 Billion To $5.44 Billion; IBM Third At $4.2 Billion How Does Netflix Make So Much Money? The economics of taking billion-dollar bets on content How To

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Tech giants gunning for AlpNames over new gTLD “abuse”

A small group of large technology companies including Microsoft and Facebook have demanded that ICANN Compliance take a closer look at AlpNames, the budget registrar regularly singled out as a spammers’ favorite. The ad hoc coalition, calling itself the Independent Compliance Working Party, wrote to ICANN last week to ask why the organization is not […]

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How To Build A Brand People Love; $100 of Bitcoin Circa 2010 Is Worth $73 Million In 2017

Frank Schilling “Branding will develop an entirely new meaning”; SoftBank’s Son Chases Boyhood Dreams With $100 Billion Fund; Partner up! Self-driving car firms form tangled web of alliances; Inside Facebook’s plan to eat another $350 billion IT market; Microsoft Brings Chatbots to Local Businesses via Bing Places;Bezos Prime; 4 Ways Gen Z Will Change Company […]

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Microsoft is buyer of Mixer.com

Back in February, Jamie from DotWeekly.com reported that Tucow’s YummyNames.com had sold Mixer.com to an unknown MarkMonitor client. That client is confirmed today to be Microsoft. Microsoft is rebranding Beam, Microsoft’s answer to Twitch and YouTube Gaming. Microsoft also purchased Mixer.tv. The company announced the rebranding today, The post Microsoft is buyer of Mixer.com appeared […]

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30% of CMOs will be canned in 2017; Robots and a ‘Jobless Future’ for Humans?

Go Ahead and Date Your Digital Assistant; How to Close Sales in the Age of “Always Be Helping”; This 3-year-old startup has sold $100 million in Broadway tickets,; Alexa, Say What?! Voice-Enabled Speaker Usage to Grow Nearly 130% This Year; Six Reasons Why You’re Not Getting What You Want; Microsoft is bringing bots to Bing […]

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The new cannabis capsule is so powerful it could replace…. Only in San Francisco — 232-square-foot micro apartment: $425,000

The Future Is 5G; Naming / branding consideration 6 businesses ruined by vans with sliding doors; This new mansion is slated to be the largest in NYC; Snap Tries to Jump-Start Spectacles’ Sales as Novelty Fades; Microsoft’s CEO Sent an Extraordinary Email to Employees After They Committed an Epic Fail; Here’s What Happened to Starbucks’s […]

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