Singapore Tops Second Annual Microsoft Computing Safety Index

In conjunction with the international Safer Internet Day, Singapore topped the second annual Microsoft Computing Safety Index (MCSI), released on 8 February. Among more than 10,000 personal computer (PC), smartphone and tablet users in 20 countries, the 529 respondents polled in Singapore scored the highest for PC online safety with 42 points, eight points above…


Strengthening Awareness of Intellectual Property Rights in the Philippines

To commemorate Intellectual Property Rights Week, the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL) conducted the 2nd Philippine Anti-Counterfeiting and Piracy Summit in October 2012. Microsoft was invited to participate in a panel discussion during the event held at the Edsa Shangri-La Hotel in Mandaluyong City, Manila. The full-day Summit focused on the latest trends…


Mobile App Challenge to Raise Intellectual Property Awareness in Indonesia

Microsoft Indonesia has teamed up with the US Embassy, the Global Entrepreneurship Program Indonesia (GEPI) and Dell to launch the inaugural Intellectual Property Rights App Challenge, aimed at raising awareness among the Indonesian public about Intellectual Property (IP) protection and enforcement through mobile phones.  In the Intellectual Property Rights App Challenge, Indonesian app developers will…


ThinkUKnow Australia Promotes Awareness of Online Safety for Young People

In a world where Australian youths are exposed to the potential dangers of digital technologies from a very young age, there is significant concern that adults — particularly those who grew up in an age before the Internet even existed — are sometimes not well informed enough to be able to keep children safe online….