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Richard Adhikari
Microsoft Opens Office in Nokia Smartphones
08/12/09 12:13 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 755 Words

Nokia and Microsoft on Wednesday announced they are teaming up to create and offer mobile enterprise applications in a bid to tap the fast-growing mobile apps market. Apps could constitute the next gold rush for the mobile industry, and carriers and smartphone vendors...

Rob Enderle
Microsoft Makes Apple Eat Humble Apple Pie
07/20/09 4:00 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 1232 Words

... generally more attention on the fight between Microsoft and Google this decade than on the fight between Apple and Microsoft. That's because Google seems to represent the future, while Apple and Microsoft are often seen as anachronisms from a prior age. However,...

Erika Morphy
Microsoft, EC May Forge Settlement of Antitrust Charges
07/08/09 11:28 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 731 Words

... Microsoft reportedly is in preliminary talks to settle two pending antitrust investigations now before the European Commission. Microsoft wants to end these probes before the Competition Commissioner Neelie Kroes leaves office at the end of the year, according to the scuttlebutt. Microsoft...

Jack M. Germain
Microsoft Puts C#, CLI Under No-Lawsuit Umbrella
07/08/09 4:00 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 828 Words

... Microsoft made good Tuesday on a promise it made months ago to the open source community that it would not sue software developers who use its EMCA C# programming language and Common Language Infrastructure, or CLI . This announcement aims to calm...

Rob Enderle
The Irony of Failure: Apple, Microsoft ... and Google?
05/04/09 4:00 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 1418 Words

In the cases of Apple and Microsoft , the top people in each company forgot about the epiphanies they had early in their careers -- for Microsoft, a couple come to mind. Google's case is perhaps the most tragic: Its top execs likely...

Katherine Noyes
Microsoft vs. TomTom: Low-Level Hum or Drums of War?
03/02/09 4:00 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 1163 Words

... in the Linux community tend to pay fairly close attention to any news relating to Microsoft , but when that news includes a lawsuit involving our favorite operating system , all eyes, ears and keyboards become trained on Redmond. Yes indeed, traveling...

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...

Rob Enderle
Post-Gates: How Apple and OSS Are Making For a Better Microsoft
06/30/08 4:00 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 1425 Words

... lot of us are focused on Microsoft and Bill Gates this month as Bill's last day at the company he founded and ran to dominance passed last Friday. I've met Bill several times but only really once spoken to him. From a...

Chris Maxcer
Microsoft's ODF Policy Gets Skeptical Reception From EU
05/22/08 11:26 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 747 Words

... didn't take long for the European Union (EU) to react to Microsoft's Wednesday announcement that it would provide support for additional document formats in its market-dominating Microsoft Office productivity suite. Shortly after Microsoft announced that it would support the Open Document...

Chris Maxcer
Microsoft Opens Arms a Little Wider With 14,000 Pages of Tech Specs
04/09/08 4:00 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 544 Words

... Microsoft is continuing to make good on its promises of openness. The Redmond software behemoth posted an additional 14,000 pages of preliminary versions of technical documentation of Microsoft protocols that should help third-party developers -- including open source developers -- build more...

Richard Adhikari
EU Turns Up Nose at Microsoft Openness Initiative
02/22/08 2:14 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 902 Words

... European Union is looking at Microsoft's vow to commit to openness and interoperability with a jaundiced eye. The EU's executive branch, the European Commission, will welcome "any move towards genuine interoperability," it said, while pointing out that Microsoft had made "at...

Keith Regan
Microsoft Loosens Its Grip on Proprietary Tech
02/21/08 10:22 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 932 Words

... Microsoft is making broad changes to its technological and business practices in an effort to make its most popular products more open and interoperable with those from other vendors. Driven by industry changes, competitive pressures and legal realities, Microsoft laid out a...

Keith Regan
Microsoft Guns for Google With $44.6B Yahoo Bid
02/01/08 11:24 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 1226 Words

... to reshape the online landscape and create a serious challenger to Google with a single bold stroke, Microsoft has made a US$44.6 billion unsolicited bid to buy struggling portal Yahoo . The offer -- shareholders can choose either cash or the equivalent...

Dana Gardner
Is Microsoft Hijacking SOA?
11/15/07 5:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 1686 Words

In this episode, our group examines the recent Microsoft SOA & Business Process Conference. The debate centers on whether the news around the pending Oslo approach amounts to support for SOA or Microsoft-Oriented Architecture (MOA) instead.

Is this yet another elevation...

Walaika Haskins
Microsoft Follows Google Into Cloud Computing
10/01/07 3:06 PM PT | TechNewsWorld | 868 Words

... Microsoft took the wraps off its latest entrant in the online business applications market Monday, announcing the creation and upcoming beta of its Microsoft Office Live Workspace. The software maker also revealed details about its "software services strategy and road map" for...

Fred J. Aun
Microsoft Wraps Up $6B aQuantive Buy
08/13/07 1:11 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 853 Words

... its largest acquisition ever, Microsoft closed its US$6 billion purchase of digital advertising player aQuantive , then created a new business unit to encompass aQuantive and its three companies: Avenue A | Razorfish , Atlas Solutions and DRIVE Performance Solutions. Formed in...

Keith Regan
Microsoft Posts Hearty Earnings Despite Xbox Charge
07/20/07 1:29 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 931 Words

... Microsoft managed to post a 7.3 percent increase in earnings for its fourth quarter, despite a mammoth US$750 million charge relating to fixes to its Xbox 360 product, as strong enterprise sales helped the company surpass the $50 billion revenue mark for...

Walaika Haskins
Microsoft Leads Linspire to Its Linux Stable
06/14/07 1:27 PM PT | LinuxInsider | 810 Words

Linspire has become the latest Linux vendor to sign a deal with Microsoft , the two companies announced Wednesday. The pact promises a closer working relationship between the two software makers. For consumers, it brings greater interoperability and a technical collaboration that also...

Fred J. Aun
LG Joins Microsoft's Open Source Protection Club
06/07/07 12:00 PM PT | LinuxInsider | 634 Words

... Microsoft and South Korea's LG Electronics (LGE) have announced a patent cross-licensing deal, similar to one Microsoft recently signed with Novell , that allows LG to use Microsoft technology in its products while giving Microsoft access to LG's intellectual property. The deal...

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