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Kevin Turner, Microsoft Corp.'s chief operating officer, told partners assembled at the company's annual Read More

Apple Computer Inc.'s iPhone still commands a strong position in business accounts contrary to a spate of reports that show it rapidly losing ground, and in some cases, being eclipsed by devices Read More

A recent report from IHS Inc.'s iSuppli, a U.K.-based researcher, predicted that shipments of media tablets, such as Apple Computer Inc.'s Read More

Social media is coming to industry, according to a recent study by Microsoft Corp. and the consulting firm Accenture Pl Read More

By the end of 2011, revenue worldwide from mobile application store downloads could exceed $15 billion, amounting to a 190 percent spike from the $5.2 billion generated last year, according to researc Read More

Microsoft Corp. said yesterday that it had tapped Dave Sobel, the chief executive of Evolve Technologies LLC, a Fair Read More

One year ago, Microsoft Corp. took the wraps off of its Windows 7 operating system to much fanfare. The vendor said yesterday that since then it has sold more than 240 million licenses for the softwar Read More

Microsoft Corp. recently said that Avis Budget, the parent company of Avis Rent a Car and Budget Rent a Car, will use the software giant's TellMe speech cloud platform as part of its new customer care Read More

Microsoft Corp. named 20 government, education and health care industry partners in 21 different categories as its U.S. Public Sector Partners of the Year and feted the group at its recently concluded Read More

In his keynote speech at Microsoft's recently concluded Worldwide Partner Conference in Washington, D.C., Steve Ballmer, Microsoft's chief executive, waxed eloquent about cloud computing.H Read More

Microsoft Corp. is offering a new entry level certification, called the Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA), for students with no prior IT or development experience or employment.The vend Read More

Two weeks in advance of its Worldwide Partner Conference, Microsoft Corp. has named the winners and finalists of its Partners of the Year awards, selected among some 3,000 entries from 110 countries a Read More

Bob Muglia, vice president of Microsoft Corp.'s server and tools business, in a keynote speech this week at the vendors' Tech Ed 2010 conference in New Orleans, LA, told participants that central to c Read More

Ballmer Calls Google A "Behemoth"

At this year's eighth D: All Things Digital conference, Steve Ballmer, Microsoft Corp.'s chief executive, called rival Google Inc. a "behemoth," a term us Read More

Google Inc. employees are complaining about security issues surrounding Microsoft Corp.'s Windows operating system, contending that weaknesses in the software exposed the search giant to attacks by Ch Read More

Dell Computer Inc. said that a global study on corporate adoption of Microsoft Corp.'s Windows operating system it recently conducted with Kace, a maker of systems management appliances it acquired in Read More

Microsoft’s Partner conference last week was Read More


Microsoft (NasdaqGS:MSFT) just confirmed Windows 7's releas Read More

Last Friday marked the start of Microsoft's (NasdaqGS:MSFT) Windows 7 push toward release.  And there was a lot of fanfare.  Microsoft's Brad Brooks, Corporate VP for Windows Consumer Mar Read More




Microsoft sponsored an invitation-only executive summit this week to talk about the future of technology with 1 Read More

Microsoft's Ballmer Hints At XP Pardon

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer made a smart political (if not business) move when he told a Read More

Heed The Demand To 'Save XP'

Microsoft plans to stop selling the Windows XP operating system to retailers and manufacturers on June 30, but that hasn't stopped legions of supporters from using the Web to try to halt the inevitabl Read More

Dell, which is still making XP available as an operating system of choice for some systems on its Web site, has decided to help ease the path to Vista.The v Read More

Microsoft's long-awaited Vista SP1 update has now gone public. As is typical in such cases, some are finding that the update process isn't all it should be. But what's really interesting it that th Read More

Now that the proposed Microsoft deal for Yahoo seems more likely to happen, attention is turning to the potential impact it would have on the Web. Eric Schmidt, the CEO of chief rival Google, Read More

Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates predicts a bright future for speech recognition, integrated touch-screen technology and tablet computers, all areas that could wind up becoming more important for VARs Read More