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  1. Most Active Options Update: Microsoft CorporationRead the original story

    Friday | SchaeffersResearch.com

    ... to the initial cash layout, should the equity settle south of $48 three weeks from today. In fundamental news, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) announced late Thursday it will lay off 2,100 employees , and will shutter its Silicon Valley ...

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  2. Amazon's Fire Phone Caused More Burn Than ReliefRead the original story

    Friday | GuruFocus.com

    ... the likes of Samsung. In a way, Amazon's miserable failure with the Fire phone inevitably reminds me of Microsoft 's ( MSFT ) failure with the Surface tablet. In the last year, Microsoft had to write down a whopping $900 million in inventory charge ...

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  3. Apple Intercepts Microsoft's NFL PlayRead the original story

    Friday | NewsFactor

    ... and the Seattle Seahawks, a local television announcer balked when told the teams were using Surface devices. Microsoft, which reportedly paid $400 million to be the "official sideline technology sponsor of the NFL," is understandably miffed at the ...

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  4. Should Citrix Be In Your Portfolio?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    Citrix is a company operating in a highly competitive environment against giants like Microsoft. Owing to this, there are certain risks associated with its stock.

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  5. Xbox One Controller arrives for the PCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Coolest Gadgets

    ... 200 prototypes (phew!), and it boasts of more than 40 awesome innovations, making it the best PC controller that Microsoft has ever rolled out. It takes on a plug-and-play function, and it works great on your Xbox One as well, letting you kill two ...

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  6. Is Poetry For People With Short Attention Spans?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    CEO Satya Nadella told the Seattle Chamber of Commerce this week that he has a shorter attention span now that he is running Microsoft. But now that he's busier and his attention span is limited, he has switched to reading poetry, "because it's easier."

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  7. Bill Gates says progress made on new super-thin condomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New York Daily News

    ... offer better sexual pleasure, help population control and be financed by first-world investors. Last year, the Microsoft co-founder and one of the world's richest men offered inventors $100,000 in start-up grants to develop a "next-generation" of ...

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  8. Bill Gates meets Modi, praises sanitation initiativeRead the original story

    Friday | Newkerala.com

    Microsoft founder Bill Gates called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with his wife Melinda Gates Friday and praised the government's emphasis on community sanitation initiatives. Gates also lauded Modi's focus on sanitation as a critical driver of child health, and an important factor in the safety and dignity of women and girls, a statement from the prime minister's office said.

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  9. Nokia Lumia 930 - the best smartphone you have probably never heard ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Mirror.co.uk

    ... all the things you need it to do very well and it's big enough to give you a comfortable ride. If you use a lot of Microsoft software on your desktop it hooks up well with Office and the Windows cloud. It has a large 5-inch screen, top-quality ...

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  10. Page: CANITPRO CAMPS_2_2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TechNet Blogs

    ... technical, full-day training session for IT Professionals. Attend this #CANITPRO IT Camp with Pierre Roman Microsoft Technical Evangelist to fast track your cloud computing strategy and learn hands-on how Microsoft Azure can become the IaaS solution ...

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  11. Apple's iOS 8 fixes enterprise Wi-Fi authentication hijacking issueRead the original story

    Friday | ComputerWorld

    ... schemes, with the most common being the PEAP (Protected Extensible Authentication Protocol), which combines the Microsoft Challenge-Handshake Authentication Protocol version 2 (MS-CHAPv2) with the TLS (Transport Layer Security) encryption protocol. ...

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  12. Amazon: An American Horror Story - A Fictional Account Of What Does Not ExistRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    ... CD, Apple Quicktake, Apple Bandai Pippin, and the Apple set top box. It even tried licensing its software like Microsoft, which resulted in sub par clones slowly chipping away at Apple's profits. It was not until the end of the 1990s when Steve ...

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  13. Microsoft moves away from "robot speak" in its user documentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cherryleaf Technical Authors' Blog

    One of the highlights from the Technical Communications UK 2014 conference was the keynote presentation from Microsoft's Doug Kim. Doug is Senior Managing Editor for Office.com, and leads guidelines and best practices for Voice in Office.

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  14. Why Microsoft (MSFT) Stock Hit a One-year High TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheStreet.com

    The layoffs are part of the company's plan to streamline its workforce and integrate the acquisition of Nokia's The job cuts will occur across the company's numerous divisions, Microsoft spokesman Peter Wootton told Bloomberg . Microsoft will cut 747 employees in the Puget Sound region, where it is based.

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  15. Microsoft Layoffs: Round 2 Begins, Affects R&D OperationsRead the original story

    Friday | PHONE+

    At the same time, Microsoft is shutting down its Silicon Valley R&D operations employees actually broke that news by tweeting it, and Microsoft later confirmed with Reuters that the facility would close, meaning 50 jobs lost. A spokesman told Reuters that Microsoft Research, which has more than 1,000 scientists and engineers worldwide, will consolidate its U.S. work at Microsoft's main campus in Redmond, Wash., and in offices in New York and Boston.

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  16. Updates on Microsoft and Garage at Destiny USA, plus Lord & Taylor in AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Post-Standard

    In case you don't already have enough places to wait in line for electronics, Destiny USA will soon give you one more. The mall's new Microsoft Store is set to open at 10:30 a.m. Nov. 13. It'll be Microsoft's seventh retail store in New York.

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  17. Epygi Transitions to the QX Product LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TMCnet

    ... more of today's workers expect company-provided services similar to consumer services like Apple's Facetime and Microsoft . Epygi is on-target with the QX's built-in Video Conference Bridge that, as an easily license-activated capability, eliminates ...

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  18. iCloud Drive hits Windows ahead of MacRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CNET News.com

    ... users can download and install to check out iCloud Drive . Apple's new cloud-based drive works like Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive and similar services in that you can directly work with your online files from your PC as easily as if they were ...

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  19. QQQ, EWZS: Big ETF OutflowsRead the original story

    Friday | MarketNewsVideo

    Looking at units outstanding versus one week prior within the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, the biggest outflow was seen in the PowerShares QQQ , where 13,350,000 units were destroyed, or a 2.8% decrease week over week. Among the largest underlying components of QQQ, in morning trading today Apple is off about 0.3%, and Microsoft is higher by about 0.4%.

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  20. Apple's New Security Policy Is Great News for iPhone, iPad UsersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Heartland Institute

    Apple Corp. last night announced that it is implementing a new security protocol that will make it impossible for the firm to turn over users' personal information to government agencies, or anyone else. This is great news for users of Apple products, and one hopes that the other major phone and tablet operating system providers-notably, Google and Microsoft-will quickly follow suit.

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