Microsoft touts cloud success as phone business plummets

Microsoft chief Satya Nadella said the company’s cloud business is “seeing significant customer momentum”, as …


Microsoft backs down on 1B Windows 10 target

Microsoft has apparently admitted that it will not hit its target for 1 billion Windows …


Microsoft targets enterprise with “Surface as a Service” plan

Microsoft announced its “Surface as a Service” programme, enabling partners to offer enterprise customers devices …


Microsoft’s long-term COO to depart

Microsoft announced it will revamp its sales and leadership teams following the departure of chief …


Microsoft upped LinkedIn deal due to Salesforce pressure

Microsoft was reportedly pushed into upping its offer for LinkedIn, which it bought for $26.2 billion cash last month, by Salesforce, as the two went head to head in a battle for the professional networking service, Bloomberg reported.

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Microsoft adds contactless to W10 Mobile

Adding NFC capability to the wallet app on Windows 10 Mobile devices puts Microsoft on …

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Orange boss wants regulation rethink; references Microsoft/LinkedIn deal

LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 EUROPE: Pierre Louette, Orange deputy CEO, called for a rethink …


Microsoft to buy LinkedIn for $26.2B cash

Microsoft has made a surprise move to acquire business-oriented social network LinkedIn for $26.2 billion …


Xiaomi inks MS patent pact; sees Brazilian struggles

Microsoft and Xiaomi “expanded their global partnership to provide innovative user experiences on mobile devices”, …


Facebook, Microsoft to build subsea cable

Microsoft and Facebook are working with Telefonica to build a subsea cable across the Atlantic as they look to control more of the infrastructure through which they provide services to their customers.