The German state of Hesse is banning access to Office 365 in schools over privacy concerns (via Ars Technica). The product was launched in the country a couple years back with the promise to keep all data inside its borders, ... Read more
Last month, Microsoft announced that their new Surface Headphones would be coming to Canada, Australia, New Zealand, France, Germany, Ireland, Austria, and Switzerland in March. Well, it's March now and the new noise-cancelling smart headphones are now available and shipping ... Read more
People living in the United Kingdom, France, and Germany can now pick up the base-model 13.5-inch Core i5 Surface Book 2.
Wileyfox's previously announced Windows phone finally launched last week in Europe and while this may seem like an odd thing to do given how much Microsoft appears to be winding down the Windows 10 Mobile brand, a company representative spoke ... Read more
In preparation for Gamescom, the tech expo based in Germany that's happening this weekend, Microsoft has finally launched a German version of their official Xbox news blog, Xbox Wire. The launch of the site was announced by the company's Will ... Read more
MyTaxi has reportedly begun emailing users of their Windows phone app to tell them that it will cease functioning on September 1st 2017. The reason given appears to be the lack of users on the Windows phone platform and those ... Read more
Microsoft is opening a new lab for connected devices in Munich, Germany, its first European IoT lab which follows previous openings in Redmond and Shenzen.
German shoes company, 43einhalb, teamed up with Microsoft and Nike to create a special limited edition Xbox One video game console for the Lased Up Sneakermesse shoe event in Frankfurt yesterday. The new console design was inspired by Nike's Nike ... Read more
German Windows supersite WindowsArea.de has learned that the Microsoft Lumia 950 is now sold out in Microsoft Store Germany, with no word on when they will be coming back.
The German school, the International School of Stuttgart, has decided to switch completely to Microsoft services from its previous Google plan to help run administration and perform education programs with its students. Within just three weeks the school, with the ... Read more
Amazon Germany is offering a deal for pre-orders of the Lumia 950 and 950 XL where a wireless charging pad and a 32GB microSD card will be included for free (via Windows Central). Specifically, pre-orders for the white Lumia (both versions) ... Read more
The already growing market share for Windows Phone in Europe could continue to rise on the back of an international deal between Deutsche Telekom and Microsoft. News of the deal broke today at the Mobile World Conference in Barcelona Spain. ... Read more