Surface revenue "more than doubled" whilst almost 4 million Xbox One consoles were sold in the quarter
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Tuesday 19 November 2013
David Cameron was as anxious as the Daily Mail to herald today's joint announcement by Google and Microsoft as a historic moment.
Thursday 03 October 2013
Bill Gates co-founded Microsoft in the mid-seventies and went on to build the business into a software behemoth that shaped the digital lives of hundreds of millions of people around the world.
Wednesday 02 October 2013
Sources within the company have reported that three major shareholders are worried that Gates' influence might obstruct future changes
Monday 30 September 2013
Outgoing boss gives the most excruciating farewell speech in corporate history to thousands of employees in Seattle
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer bids employees a tearful farewell, promises that Microsoft will 'change the world again'
Friday 27 September 2013
The exiting CEO who will retire August 2014 made an emotional final speech to the company's 13,000 full-time staff
Tuesday 17 September 2013
New revamp aligns Bing as one of Microsoft's four core platforms next to Office, Windows and Xbox
Friday 13 September 2013
The next-generation of 'intelligent personal assistants' will step even closer to sci-fi's vision of artificial intelligent, but will this be in name only?
Wednesday 04 September 2013
No sooner had Stephen Elop been named Nokia's chief executive in 2010 than rumours began to circulate about a closer relationship between the Finnish firm and Mr Elop's long-time employer, Microsoft.
Tuesday 03 September 2013
The software giant is looking to make gains in the mobile market, and will acquire all of the Finnish handset-maker’s patents as part of the deal
Thursday 29 August 2013
Elop leads a pool of possible candidates mostly populated by Microsoft insiders past and present.
Friday 23 August 2013
News of a change at the top sends the software behemoth’s shares soaring
Tuesday 16 July 2013
Development for the upcoming device have been moved to the Surface team responsible for Microsoft's latest tablets
Thursday 11 July 2013
Corporate restructuring sees new focus on devices and services, and the promise of a single Windows ecosystem
Tuesday 02 July 2013
Mattrick will become new CEO as founder Mark Pincus steps down
Monday 24 June 2013
There have long been promises for Microsoft to become a "devices and services company", but just how this will look remains unclear
Children's bookseller wins The Independent's new author search
Board creates magnetic field to achieve lift
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
Lord Freud: Tory welfare minister apologises after saying disabled people are 'not worth’ the minimum wage
Lord Freud hangs on as MPs of all parties 'call for his head' over disability comments
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