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September 10, 2020, 8:52 PM

Microsoft warns of 'unsuccessful attacks' on campaigns from Russian, China, Iran

Election security issues have been at the forefront of the 2020 presidential race.
September 10, 2020, 8:52 PM
Microsoft warns of 'unsuccessful attacks' on campaigns from Russian, China, Iran
September 10, 2020, 7:00 PM

Microsoft unveils a less expensive Xbox

Microsoft to release Xbox Series S for $299.
September 10, 2020, 7:00 PM
Microsoft unveils a less expensive Xbox
1 month ago

Microsoft back in the smartphone business with its new Duo

Microsoft is back to selling smartphones for the first time since it abandoned its mobile business more than four years ago
1 month ago
2 months ago

Microsoft still in talks to buy TikTok

President Trump has given Microsoft 45 days to work out a deal regarding the purchase of TikTok, which Trump threatened to ban in the U.S.
2 months ago
Microsoft still in talks to buy TikTok
3 months ago

Microsoft to permanently close all physical stores

Microsoft said Friday it is permanently closing nearly all of its physical stores around the world
3 months ago
3 months ago

Microsoft is increasing its Black leadership with a major investment

To address racial inequality and disparity, Microsoft will invest $150 million into diversity and inclusion.
3 months ago
Microsoft is increasing its Black leadership with a major investment
6 months ago

Bill Gates says he is stepping down from Microsoft board

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates says he is stepping down from the company's board to focus on philanthropy
6 months ago
7 months ago

Microsoft announces $1.1 billion investment in Mexico

Microsoft has announced a five-year, $1.1 billion investment plan in Mexico to develop training programs and increase the availability of cloud computing services
7 months ago
Microsoft announces $1.1 billion investment in Mexico
7 months ago

Microsoft contract with the Pentagon put on hold

The cloud computing project was delayed by a federal judge after Amazon challenged the validity of the contract.
7 months ago
Microsoft contract with the Pentagon put on hold
8 months ago

Judge orders Microsoft to release tax records in IRS dispute

A federal judge says it's likely Microsoft was trying to avoid paying U.S. taxes and is ordering the company to hand over financial documents
8 months ago
8 months ago

Microsoft aims to detect sex predators in video game chats

The company said it's developed a technique to detect online predators who try to groom children for sexual purposes.
8 months ago
Microsoft aims to detect sex predators in video game chats
1 year ago

Microsoft reports hundreds of election-related cyber probes

Microsoft says it has detected more than 740 infiltration attempts by nation-state actors in the past year targeting U.S.-based political parties and campaigns and other democracy-focused organizations including nonprofits
1 year ago
2 years ago

Microsoft co-founder dead at 65

Tech legend Paul Allen died in Seattle from complications of non-Hodgkins lymphoma, according to his family.
2 years ago
Microsoft co-founder dead at 65
2 years ago

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dead at 65

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has died at 65.
2 years ago
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dead at 65
2 years ago

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dead at 65

Paul G. Allen, co-founder of Microsoft, died on Monday afternoon in Seattle from complications of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, a statement from his family said.
2 years ago
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dead at 65
2 years ago

Microsoft announces new gadgets at Surface event

Microsoft announces new gadgets at Surface event The tech giant introduced its Surface Pro 6 and Surface Laptop 2, featuring a silent keyboard.
2 years ago
Microsoft announces new gadgets at Surface event
2 years ago

Microsoft to unveil new line of tech products

Microsoft will hold an event in New York City to reveal a new line of computer products under its Surface brand.
2 years ago
Microsoft to unveil new line of tech products
2 years ago

Microsoft introduces the Surface Go tablet

Plus, Snapchat could be teaming up with Amazon.
2 years ago
Microsoft introduces the Surface Go tablet
2 years ago

Microsoft acquiring computer code site

The software giant is purchasing Github, whose most recent valuation was $2 billion
2 years ago
Microsoft acquiring computer code site
3 years ago

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella discusses the jobs of the future

Satya Nadella talks artificial intelligence and the future of jobs on "Real Biz with Rebecca Jarvis".
3 years ago
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella discusses the jobs of the future
3 years ago

Microsoft to keep Paint program after 'outpouring of support'

Fans of the app were outraged and took to social media to voice their anguish.
3 years ago
Microsoft to keep Paint program after 'outpouring of support'
3 years ago

Microsoft to keep Paint program after 'outpouring of support' from fans

Fans of the app were outraged and took to social media to voice their anguish.
3 years ago
Microsoft to keep Paint program after 'outpouring of support'
3 years ago

Microsoft releasing new version of the Surface Pro

The tech company announced new features to its laptop-tablet hybrid, including a longer battery life.
3 years ago
Microsoft releasing new version of the Surface Pro
3 years ago

Xbox One X to drop in November

The latest generation of the gaming system will be released on November 7 with a MSRP of $499.
3 years ago
Xbox One X to drop in November
4 years ago

Windows 95: What's This Bar Across the Bottom?

Ned Potter takes a look at Microsoft's operating system in August 1995.
4 years ago
Windows 95: What's This Bar Across the Bottom?
4 years ago

Bill Gates Launches Chicken Initiative to Tackle Poverty in Africa

Bill Gates has launched a campaign to help impoverished families in sub-Saharan Africa raise chickens as a means to fight poverty.
4 years ago
Bill Gates Launches Chicken Initiative to Tackle Poverty in Africa
4 years ago

Chinese Smartphone Giant Xiaomi Teams Up With Microsoft to Boost Mobile Business

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi and Microsoft are teaming up in a new deal that could help bolster both companies' sluggish smartphone businesses.
4 years ago
Chinese Smartphone Giant Teams With Microsoft
4 years ago

Microsoft's Gutting of Its Mobile Business Will Affect 1,850 More Jobs

Microsoft announced today it is slashing 1,850 jobs in its mobile division as the company seeks to streamline operations.
4 years ago
Microsoft's Gutting of Mobile Business Will Affect 1,850 More Jobs
4 years ago

Microsoft's Lawsuit Against Justice Dept.: What's at Stake

Another tech giant is taking a stand against the federal government when it comes to privacy issues.
4 years ago
Microsoft's Lawsuit Against Justice Dept.: What's at Stake
4 years ago

Microsoft Sues the Justice Department Over Data Requests

Lawsuit was filed today in federal court in the Western District of Washington.
4 years ago
Microsoft Sues Justice Department Over Data Requests