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Microsoft traded down 0.97% during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $46.24. The stock had a trading volume of 37,630,816 shares.
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Sometimes a woman can be hard to find - if you're looking for one behind the wheel of a taxi in New York City. Sometimes a woman can be hard to find - if you're looking for one behind the wheel of a taxi in New York City.
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella spoke Monday, Sept. 15 at the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce meeting at the Westin Seattle.
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After the Windows 8 largely failed to convince Windows 7 users to upgrade, Microsoft seems to be shaping Windows 9 into a mixture of old and new. One of Windows 9's new features could actually be something we've never seen on PCs and laptops, and that's Microsoft's virtual assistant, Cortana.
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Check out pictures from the Kaleido Family Arts Festival held Sept. 13, 2014 on Alberta Avenue.
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After an act of Congress and years of lobbying by descendants and admirers, a Union Army officer who made the ultimate sacrifice more than 150 years ago will be recognized for his heroism when President Barack... President Barack Obama on Monday will bestow the Medal of Honor on a pair of soldiers for their acts of bravery in the Vietnam War. By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press A funeral will be held Thursday for a Pennsylvania State Police trooper who was killed in an ambush outside his barracks.
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Doug Young has lived and worked in China for 15 years, much of that as a journalist for Reuters writing about Chinese companies. He currently lives in Shanghai where he teaches financial journalism at Fudan University.
Cloud computing is great. Yet anything beyond Dropbox, OneDrive or iCloud can be daunting for those of us who aren't IT professionals.
American who tore up tourist visa so he could be imprisoned 'to experience human rights abuses in North Korean prison' is sentenced to six-years hard labor Former U.S. air stewardess flying from New York to London for her honeymoon kicked cabin crew and shouted: 'F*** off.
Microsoft had previously mentioned about utilizing their Azure cloud services for more than just offloading server data and hosting multiplayer games through titles like Titanfall . The company hinted at cloud streaming before, but new information indicates that they may be taking a similar approach to streaming in the same way that Sony is approaching the market with PlayStation Now.
While most stories about trolling scammers are amusing, it's considerably less so when a creep scams your grandparents and you are their 24/7 free tech support who mops up the mess on their PC. That is exactly what happened to Matt Weeks, aka scriptjunkie , who then developed a zero-day exploit to counter-exploit the scammers .
'A message to the allies of America': British aid worker beheaded by ISIS after being forced to condemn UK government for backing U.S. foreign policy as 'Jihadi John' threatens another Briton is next 'The United States stands shoulder to shoulder with our close friend and ally in grief and resolve': President Obama promises to destroy ISIS in wake of beheading of British hostage British hackers as young as 16 calling themselves ISIS face extradition to U.S. 'for threatening to carry out school massacres' Inside jihadi boot camp: Islamist fighters in Syria release video of training program showing extremists abseiling down rock faces and descending zip wires Is the net closing on Jihadi John? Latest beheading video comes after days of claims special forces are on his tail Django Unchained actress and her white husband hit out at 'racist' cops who handcuffed her 'mistaking her for a ... (more)
A powerful yet easy to use workflow engine from Microsoft is also a part of the platform and allows companies to automate their business processes saving valuable time for their project teams. IPM Global was recently recognized by Constructech Magazine as a technology leader by being given their prestigious CT 50 award.
When Microsoft introduced the first Surface Pro to the world, the reception was tepid at best. This is understandable, as it was expensive, had a small screen and ran a much maligned operating system in Windows 8. In a short time however, Microsoft transformed the negative perceptions with a new CEO, Windows 8.1 and eventually, the much improved Surface Pro 3. Yes, the 3rd iteration was the game-changer that the world was waiting for.
The big talk of the week was all about Microsoft's potential acquisition of the independent studio that developed Minecraft , Mojang AB. The studio was founded by Markus 'Notch' Persson and made waves throughout the industry with the little game that blossomed into a huge brand.
In the future, you may not need a big black box with Xbox branding to play Xbox games, according to tech news blog Neowin; the site reports that Microsoft is currently testing the ability for users of an as-of-yet-unannounced service to play Xbox games via their web browser. If details are accurate, the service will function similar to OnLive , the cloud-based platform that renders games via its own hardware before streaming them to users at home.
Microsoft might be about to buy Mojang, which means, I guess, that Microsoft might be about to buy Minecraft. Let's think about that for a second.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 06:49 pm
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