The Microsoft digital assistant's pick to win the World Cup may not surprise you, but its prediction for the winner of the third-place game is a far gutsier call. And Google backs it up.
Satya Nadella's strategy memo shows a new focus on how its software and services interconnect, not in the individual products themselves. So don't be surprised if they slowly melt away.
As it has done with the Xbox, Microsoft solicits user requests for new features in its OneNote note-taking app.
But how committed is Microsoft in the long-term, now that its focus has shifted?
'Tired traditions will be questioned,' the Microsoft CEO wrote in a letter to employees
The makers of Train Simulator plan a new flight sim using Microsoft tech for 2015.
Well, that didn't last long. In a long letter to employees, Microsoft CEO downplays Steve Ballmer's devices and services focus and names productivity as the company's core.
Microsoft "regrets any inconvenience" caused by service outages, the company said.
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In general, Microsoft is keeping the same Office plans as before, but at lower prices.