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Jack M. Germain
What Does Microsoft Have to Do to Earn FOSSers' Respect?
06/05/12 5:00 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 1336 Words

... Microsoft may not have fully endeared itself into the FOSS rank and file with its recent attempt to hold hands with the open source community. Feelings are not unanimous regarding the commercial software giant's decision in April to front a company-owned subsidiary...

Laura DiDio
Windows 7's First Birthday, Microsoft's Midlife Crisis
10/20/10 5:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 1740 Words

Since it was released October 22, 2009, Microsoft has sold more than 200 million copies of the operating system -- approximately seven copies per second. That makes it the fastest-selling operating system in Microsoft's -- or any vendor's -- history. Windows 7 sales...

Dana Gardner
Ruminations on Microsoft's Future
11/06/08 5:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 2060 Words

In this episode, our experts examine the state of Microsoft at the onset of the annual Professional Developers Conference. Two narratives emerge from our roundtable discussion, that Microsoft is behind on many new IT trends and is tied to past business models. The...

Walaika Haskins
Microsoft Pumps Another $100M Into Novell Deal
08/20/08 2:19 PM PT | LinuxInsider | 996 Words

... Microsoft is bumping up its monetary investment in its controversial partnership with Novell . Styling the deal as a so-called incremental investment increase, Microsoft will buy up to US$100 million in Suse Linux Enterprise Server support certificates. The certificates are sold and...

John P. Mello Jr.
Microsoft Launches Teams to Foil Office 365 Poachers
11/04/16 3:14 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 978 Words

"Teams are now more agile and organizational structures more flat to keep communications and information flowing," noted Kirk Koenigsbauer, Microsoft's corporate vice president for Office.

"With Microsoft Teams, we aspire to create a more open, digital environment that makes work...

Jeff Kagan
Microsoft's Intolerable Windows 10 Aggression
05/27/16 7:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 1017 Words

Doesn't the company realize this will hurt it? Does Microsoft think it can be abusive and win? Users are complaining loudly. Why doesn't Microsoft care about the disruption it is causing? A slice of the Microsoft marketplace wants to move to Windows 10.

Jack M. Germain
SQL Server on Linux Shows Microsoft's More Flexible Side
03/09/16 12:27 PM PT | LinuxInsider | 799 Words

... on Tuesday announced plans to release a version of its enterprise database product SQL Server 2016 for Linux . "Bringing SQL Server to Linux is another way we are making our products and new innovations more accessible to a broader set of users and meeting them where they are," said Scott Guthrie, executive vice president for Microsoft's ...

Peter Suciu
Microsoft Buys Xamarin to Boost Cross-Platform Development
02/25/16 2:24 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 783 Words

Xamarin's platform will be used in conjunction with Microsoft's Visual Studio, enabling developers to build apps using C# to deliver fully native mobile app experiences across platforms, including Android and iOS, said Scott Guthrie, executive vice president for the cloud and enterprise...

Richard Adhikari
Microsoft Acquires SwiftKey to Advance AI Goals
02/04/16 10:14 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 674 Words

SwiftKey's technology aligns with Microsoft's vision for more personal computing experiences that "anticipate our needs versus responding to our commands, and directly supports our ambition to reinvent productivity by leveraging the intelligent cloud," said Harry Shum, Microsoft's executive VP of technology and...

Richard Adhikari
China Levels Antitrust Allegations Against Microsoft
01/06/16 11:50 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 575 Words

... State Administration for Industry and Commerce on Tuesday launched the latest in a series of investigations against Microsoft for possible violations of the country's antimonopoly law. Back in July 2014, about 100 SAIC officials burst into four Microsoft offices in various parts...

Jack M. Germain
Microsoft Doubles Down on Open Source
11/20/15 2:59 PM PT | LinuxInsider | 913 Words

The move is an effort to help close the gap between Microsoft's developer platforms and the open source world.

The programs involve free access for developers who are just getting started, a new subscription to Microsoft services, a marketplace for extensions,...

Richard Adhikari
Microsoft Is Looking More Like the House Nadella Built
06/30/15 12:26 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 809 Words

... aspects of CEO Satya Nadella's vision for Microsoft are becoming more clear. For one thing, the company's interest in advertising is seriously on the wane. Microsoft reportedly has handed off most of its digital advertising sales business to AOL, along with a...

Chris Maxcer
Could Microsoft's Foggy Windows 10 Plan Be Any Smarter?
01/22/15 7:05 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 1427 Words

... most important and daring move that Microsoft made Wednesday is far and away making the upgrade to Windows 10 free. Seems dirt-simple and intuitive on the surface, but it represents a startling and abrupt shift in both how users will relate to...

Richard Adhikari
China Trumps Up Anti-Monopoly Charges Against Microsoft
07/29/14 2:47 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 639 Words

... State Administration for Industry & Commerce on Tuesday announced it has launched an investigation into Microsoft under the country's antimonopoly laws, according to press reports. The announcement comes days after SAIC officials reportedly raided Microsoft offices in four cities, seizing documents, emails...

Jeff Kagan
Microsoft Should Read Customers' Lips on Windows 8
10/24/13 5:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 882 Words

So what's going to happen next? Can Nokia help? Many companies actually would have preferred to stay with Windows XP, but Microsoft did not give them that option. It put an expiration date on XP, forcing users to upgrade. The choice is whether...

Katherine Noyes
Microsoft and Ballmer and Nokia, Oh My!
09/09/13 5:00 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 1868 Words

No indeed, the unseasonably scorching temperatures have been matched only by the sizzling nature of the news -- in particular, Ballmer is out, and Microsoft is purchasing Nokia! The closure of Groklaw and the failure of Canonical's Ubuntu Edge funding campaign have had...

Richard Adhikari
Microsoft Takes Nokia Under Its Wing
09/03/13 2:26 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 763 Words

Upon the deal's close, Elop is expected to transfer to Microsoft, where he will likely be a top contender to succeed outgoing CEO Steve Ballmer.

The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2014 subject to approval by...

Jeff Kagan
Microsoft's Post-Ballmer Comeback
08/29/13 5:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 898 Words

The news we were all expecting finally arrived last Friday with the announcement that Steve Ballmer would step down as Microsoft's CEO. Now the question is who will replace Ballmer -- and will that person be the right choice? I have an...

Jeff Kagan
Microsoft's Rip Van Winkle Syndrome
07/25/13 5:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 982 Words

It is keeping Microsoft from becoming great once again. So what's wrong, and what can it do to recover? The world is continually changing. That means companies and products must change as well. Unfortunately, Microsoft's thinking has not changed, and that is the...

Richard Adhikari
Microsoft Gets the Lead Out
06/26/13 12:44 PM PT | TechNewsWorld | 690 Words

CEO Steve Ballmer also said that rapid release will be the new norm in the Microsoft ecosystem, and that Redmond will transform Windows devices.

"Rapid release's cadence is fundamental to everything we're doing and to the way we're going to mobilize...

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