Ex-Skype CEO, marketing officer out at Microsoft
Microsoft says former Skype CEO Tony Bates and Chief Marketing Officer Tami Reller are leaving the company.
Microsoft's Gates reclaims title as world's richest
The surging price of Microsoft shares returned US tech tycoon Bill Gates back to the top of Forbes's world's billionaires list, with his $76 billion beating out Mexico's Carlos Slim's $72 billion.
Bromium Labs says it bypassed protections in Microsoft's EMET
Twitch live game broadcasting coming to Xbox One
(AP)—Xbox One will soon be Twitchier than the PlayStation 4. The popular video game broadcasting service Twitch is bringing a slew of fresh features to Microsoft's newest console. An update next month will ...
WhatsApp to add voice to messaging service
(AP)—WhatsApp, the popular messaging service for smartphones acquired this week by Facebook, will soon be offering a voice service.
Microsoft plans spring Windows, phone updates
(AP)—Microsoft will update its Windows system this spring to address some of the gripes people have had when they use devices without touch capabilities.
Microsoft needs to get back to innovation roots, CEO says
Microsoft's new chief executive Satya Nadella says the tech giant needs to start thinking like a startup again if it wants to move ahead in the new technology landscape.
Sony PS4 console sales top 5 mn worldwide
Sony on Monday appeared to be winning the latest battle in a long-running videogame console war.
Sony says PlayStation4 sales exceed 5.3 million
Japan's Sony said on Tuesday it has sold more than 5.3 million PlayStation 4 consoles three months after its release, as the firm battles Microsoft and Nintendo in the lucrative games sector.
Microsoft hoping users will get friends, family to leave Windows XP
Microsoft plans to end support for Windows XP on April 8, but there are still many users whose computers run the outdated software. That's why the company has asked tech-savvy users to encourage their friends to upgrade their ...
Madagascar sells first forest carbon credits to Microsoft
The Wildlife Conservation Society announced today that the Government of Madagascar has approved carbon sales with Microsoft and its carbon offset partner, The CarbonNeutral Company, and Zoo Zurich. The carbon ...
US coalition calls for expansion of Wi-Fi airwaves
A newly formed coalition of US technology firms and advocacy groups called Thursday for the expansion of Wi-Fi, saying airwaves are getting congested for a key pathway to the Internet.
Microsoft denies Chinese-language Bing search censorship
Microsoft denied censoring Chinese-language search results across the globe, but the group behind the accusation stood firm.
Nokia touts video recording in new Lumia phone
Nokia is selling a new Windows phone that promises enhanced video-recording capabilities.