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News Scan: Microsoft to place new focus on equal pay, diversity hiring; IT budgets not increasing at the pace many IT managers expect; more

The top IT news stories for Oct. 20, 2014.

Microsoft unveils Skype Qik for lightweight video messaging

Microsoft has unveiled a new video-messaging app for mobile platforms called Skype Qik.

As Windows 10 downloads hit the 1M mark, what can enterprises expect from it?

The revamped update strategy in Windows 10 may be the most overlooked feature that administrators will love.

News scan: Free Windows upgrades; Job-stealing robots; More

The top news stories for Oct. 13, 2014.

Microsoft readies 9 bulletins to fix Windows, Internet Explorer

October's Patch Tuesday sees Microsoft releasing 9 bulletins, twice the number of updates compared to last month.

The Surface is here to stay, says Microsoft

In an uncharacteristic move for the company, a Microsoft executive has stepped forward with the public assurance that the company is committed to the Surface Pro 3.

No, CEO Nadella, women's pay inequalities are not 'karma'

Yesterday, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella set off a public firestorm when he made comments on womens' pay inequalities that many interpreted as sexist. As Wharton Business School professor and gender studies expert Marianna Fotaki writes here, there are many reasons for unequal pay in high tech and IT, none of which have anything to do with 'Karma'.

News Scan: Symantec announces it is splitting in two; H-1B suit now has testimony from Infosys recruiter; More

The top news stories for Oct. 10, 2014.

Does SharePoint offer mobile collaboration opportunities?

Call it a perfect storm of convergence: iOS, Microsoft Office 365, and Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Suite all coming together to drive the mobilization of Microsoft SharePoint. But is this a good thing?

News Scan: Facebook closes $22B WhatsApp buy; Microsoft unveils new Office 365 plans for SMBs; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Oct. 7, including the final touches on the Facebook acquisition of WhatsApp, how Microsoft plans to market Office 365 to SMBs, why companies will soon need to put a premium on developing better batteries, the expected displays for future wearables and where the RFID middleware market is headed.