Jul 20, 2012 After the close on Wall Street yesterday, Microsoft announced its first quarterly loss ever. And Google announced a $2.8 billion profit for the quarter. Two very different situations -- but they might just share a theme.
Jul 19, 2012 Until this year, Nokia was the world's biggest maker of cell phones. Today the company announced a $1.5 billion quarterly loss and slashed the price of its new headline handset, the Lumia 900.
Jul 17, 2012 And goodbye to installed software: Microsoft Office is becoming a service.
Jul 16, 2012 Microsoft Office is the mainstay of the software company's business. Would a new version catch on with tablet and iPad users?
Jul 12, 2012 NBC is reportedly in talks to buy back Microsoft's chunk of MSNBC.com, essentially ending their partnership. Originally the two companies went in together on the telvision news network and the website.
Jul 9, 2012 Microsoft used to be the tech industry leader, now it's playing catch up. Kurt Eichenwald has written about the state of the company in the August issue of Vanity Fair.
Jul 6, 2012 The other day on its website Vanity Fair previewed an article about life at Microsoft. And it details a particular human resource practice that drove employees up the wall: something called "stack rating." What exactly is it?
Jul 3, 2012 Bing is no boon, so Microsoft books a $6.2 billion charge and wipes out quarterly profit.
Jun 26, 2012 Microsoft picks up Yammer to add business-friendly social networking software to its Office productivity software