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Microsoft renaming cloud storage

Published 27/01/2014|21:45

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A court challenge by BSkyB has forced Microsoft to rename its cloud storage service
A court challenge by BSkyB has forced Microsoft to rename its cloud storage service
A court challenge by BSkyB has forced Microsoft to rename its cloud storage service

Microsoft is renaming its cloud storage service OneDrive after BSkyB took issue with its former name, SkyDrive.

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The two sides settled the dispute last July for undisclosed financial terms after the British broadcasting group won an initial case in a UK court.

Microsoft said the change would be made soon but did not give a date.

While the rebranding does not involve a change to the service's logo - two blue clouds on a white background - it does bring the name more in line with other company brands.

Last July, Microsoft reorganised its corporate structure to focus on providing devices and services in a strategy it called One Microsoft.

Its latest game console, released in November, is called Xbox One.

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