After sinking $300 million into Barnes & Noble's digital reading business, Microsoft is walking away with about $120 million in cash and stock--and not much else.
Hardware makers are eager to put Windows 10 on PCs to boost shipments
With 2014 almost over, Microsoft has released its lists of the top searches on Bing, with Apple's iPhone 6, Facebook and Kim Kardashian the year's big winners.
You'd better enjoy Microsoft's cheesy, royalty-free image catalog while you can, as it'll soon give way to the vast spoils of the Internet.
Microsoft appears to be continuing its strategy of selling affordable rather than premium phones. AdDuplex logs show a new phablet, the RM-1062, will ship to AT&T, with the Lumia 735 heading to Sprint.
Acompli's mobile e-mail client could power Office Outlook services on iPhones, Android devices.
Microsoft is doing a fine job of burying Windows XP, but Windows 7 proves resilient.
But the 50 $2 box sets on sale through Xbox Music may be an even better deal.
If you knew the trick, Microsoft would let you chat with one other person inside Office Online. Soon, you'll be able to chat with all your collaborators inside a document in PowerPoint and Word.
CEO Nadella was determined to increase investments in new technologies like IoT, an exec says.