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There was an executive shuffle, an appearance by former CEO Steve Baller where he conceded he missed the mobile telecom revolution and a blow-by-blow account of Ballmer's struggle to convince his board to spend $7.2 billion buying the mobile business of Nokia And for all that, the stock didn't move much.
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This change to the teaser site would seem to strongly hint that any games that are made with DirectX 12 will work seamlessly with Microsoft's latest home console.
10 hrs ago | GigaOM
Red Hat, with help from Uhuru, will let Microsoft .NET apps run on OpenShift; but if you want to run Red Hat Linux on Windows Azure? No dice.
15 hrs ago | The Motley Fool
A recent statement from the company indicates that the PlayStation 4 had sold more than 6 million units as of March 2. Xbox One's worldwide sales are estimated to be around 4 million units.
Benjamin Disraeli said that the secret to success is constancy of purpose . That sounds easy at first until one is cast in a business environment where technology changes fast, there are serious conflicts between VPs and troublesome questions are raised by investors and the press.
Techworld - Microsoft has launched a new website to "tell the untold story" of something it believes changed the history of Windows security and indeed Microsoft itself - the Software Development Lifecycle or plain 'SDL' for short.
Web browser or Office suite? Microsoft's and Google's office productivity and collaboration clouds pit rich and complex against simple and lean more Most business leaders underestimate the importance of tech support when they choose an EMM solution.
Last year, Microsoft released an Office app in the US for use of Office 365 on iOS and Android, which allows users to edit Office documents on their mobile devices.
"It sort of makes me nervous," he said, "we had a credit card account and she used it on that day and when the information leaked it came out and we said 'oh shoot, that was us'."
Computerworld - Microsoft today announced it will deliver five security updates to customers next week, two tagged as "critical," including one that will quash the open vulnerability in Internet Explorer that hackers have been exploiting since January.
After making a major move last month, Nadella is once again making waves with a series of sweeping management moves in Microsoft's C-Suite.
Google is drawing distinctions between different tiers of cloud partners, ripping a page out of the playbooks of Microsoft, Novell, and enterprise software companies that came before.
Microsoft has unveiled its plans for the annual tech/music show SXSW -- South by Southwest, if you aren't familiar.
With Microsoft integrating DirectX 11.2 in Windows 8.1, it may come as a surprise to you that the company is already working on their next big jump in the graphics API with DirectX 12. At the Game Developer's Conference to be held in San Francisco, California on 17-24 March, Microsoft along with partners AMD, Intel, Nvidia and Qualcomm will be ... (more)
Microsoft Office doesn't want you to be alone. Productivity should be a shared experience, apparently, and now the vaunted Office suite wants to integrate your social circles into all your spreadsheets, Word docs, and presentation decks.
Challenging Microsoft's Windows Azure on its own turf, Red Hat is ramping up services that would offer Microsoft .Net and SQL Server capabilities on its OpenShift PaaS .