Microsoft http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/microsoft The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Microsoft en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:00:00 GMT Microsoft's Big Layoffs Lays Bare the Dangers of Cultural Change Whether you run a small company or a large corporation, changing a culture should be done with care, or risk an implosion. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235571 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235571 Thomas White Whether you run a small company or a large corporation, changing a culture should be done with care, or risk an implosion. French Court Sides With Business Owner Over Negative Online Review The decision creates a new crime of 'being too highly ranked' on a search engine, the blogger says. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 20:07:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235734 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235734 Geoff Weiss The decision creates a new crime of 'being too highly ranked' on a search engine, the blogger says. Bombshell: Microsoft to Eliminate 18,000 Jobs in Restructuring The ax just fell at the tech giant, deeper than it ever has before. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235703 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235703 Kim Lachance Shandrow The ax just fell at the tech giant, deeper than it ever has before. In Landmark Deal, Apple and IBM Join Up to Develop Business Apps The wide-ranging partnership aims to combine IBM's big data and analytics proficiencies with Apple’s ubiquity and usability. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 22:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235666 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235666 Geoff Weiss The wide-ranging partnership aims to combine IBM's big data and analytics proficiencies with Apple’s ubiquity and usability. Microsoft Reportedly Prepping Massive Round of Layoffs The announcement, which could arrive as soon as this week, comes as the company seeks to integrate roughly 30,000 new employees on the heels of its Nokia acquisition. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 19:53:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235660 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235660 Geoff Weiss The announcement, which could arrive as soon as this week, comes as the company seeks to integrate roughly 30,000 new employees on the heels of its Nokia acquisition. U.S. Says Fourth Amendment Does Not Protect Digitally-Stored Data A drug trafficking case in which the government is demanding Microsoft hand over emails stored in a Dublin datacenter has called into question Fourth Amendment rights in a digital era. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:57:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235650 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235650 Geoff Weiss A drug trafficking case in which the government is demanding Microsoft hand over emails stored in a Dublin datacenter has called into question Fourth Amendment rights in a digital era. Wait, What? Microsoft CEO Says Company Needs to Rediscover Its Soul. Huge changes are coming to Microsoft, says CEO Satya Nadella in a rambling manifesto -- but just what kinds of changes are anybody's guess. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 17:18:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235582 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235582 Geoff Weiss Huge changes are coming to Microsoft, says CEO Satya Nadella in a rambling manifesto -- but just what kinds of changes are anybody's guess. Google to Offer Business Owners 2 TB of Free Storage for a Year Amid pricing wars between corporate computing leaders Amazon, Microsoft and Google, industry experts predict that cloud storage may soon become entirely free. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:24:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235482 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235482 Geoff Weiss Amid pricing wars between corporate computing leaders Amazon, Microsoft and Google, industry experts predict that cloud storage may soon become entirely free. 3 Life Lessons From Steve Ballmer's Rousing Graduation Speech Microsoft's recently departed CEO and the soon-to-be owner of the LA Clippers shared his own life advice with the graduates at the University of Washington. Mon, 16 Jun 2014 21:17:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234876 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234876 Laura Entis Microsoft's recently departed CEO and the soon-to-be owner of the LA Clippers shared his own life advice with the graduates at the University of Washington. Never Turn Down a Paying Customer Being selective about your business and your clients is great advice...if you don't mind being broke and miserable. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234614 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234614 Steve Tobak Being selective about your business and your clients is great advice...if you don't mind being broke and miserable. Satya Nadella Proves Even Giants Can Pivot Just three months into his tenure as Microsoft CEO, Nadella has made peace with Apple and embraced change. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234403 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234403 Jeffrey Hayzlett Just three months into his tenure as Microsoft CEO, Nadella has made peace with Apple and embraced change. Steve Ballmer's Next 'Window' of Opportunity: L.A. Clippers Owner If the $2 billion deal is approved by the NBA, it would mark a brand new chapter for the former Microsoft CEO. Fri, 30 May 2014 17:46:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234383 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234383 Geoff Weiss If the $2 billion deal is approved by the NBA, it would mark a brand new chapter for the former Microsoft CEO. Steve Ballmer's Most Awkwardly Hilarious Moments As he gets ready to buy the LA Clippers basketball team, a look back at the former Microsoft CEO's most unusual public antics. Fri, 30 May 2014 15:40:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234374 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234374 Jason Fell As he gets ready to buy the LA Clippers basketball team, a look back at the former Microsoft CEO's most unusual public antics. Microsoft Unveils Skype Translator The new feature can translate German to English and vice versa in near real-time and will be available in beta by year's end. Wed, 28 May 2014 14:39:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234272 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234272 Benjamin Kabin The new feature can translate German to English and vice versa in near real-time and will be available in beta by year's end. How to Negotiate a Better Deal on Enterprise Software The best deal may or may not be the cheapest price. Know your needs and your vendor thoroughly, then negotiate value first, price next. Tue, 20 May 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234053 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234053 Scott D. Rosenberg The best deal may or may not be the cheapest price. Know your needs and your vendor thoroughly, then negotiate value first, price next. Almost Every Major Tech Company in America Blasts the FCC’s Net Neutrality Proposal Opposition to the proposed rule change is growing louder as one commissioner calls for a delay on the May 15 vote and a public comment period. Thu, 08 May 2014 16:57:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233728 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233728 Benjamin Kabin Opposition to the proposed rule change is growing louder as one commissioner calls for a delay on the May 15 vote and a public comment period. WATCH: Microsoft Tests a Keyboard That Understands Your Gestures Microsoft's research division released a video that stars a motion-sensing mechanical keyboard prototype. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:50:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233538 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233538 Laura Entis Microsoft's research division released a video that stars a motion-sensing mechanical keyboard prototype. An Inside Look at Yahoo's Original Series Yahoo announced two original comedy series -- one about a misfit spaceship crew and one about Las Vegas's first pro basketball team. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 17:41:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233509 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233509 Nina Zipkin Yahoo announced two original comedy series -- one about a misfit spaceship crew and one about Las Vegas's first pro basketball team. 8 Ways to Protect Yourself From Microsoft's Dangerous Internet Explorer Bug Take these quick, easy steps to fend off hackers taking advantage of a serious flaw in the popular web browser. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 18:52:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233467 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233467 Kim Lachance Shandrow Take these quick, easy steps to fend off hackers taking advantage of a serious flaw in the popular web browser. Microsoft to Create Original TV Shows for Xbox The tech giant is using Xbox to launch and distribute 12 new original series. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 15:41:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233448 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233448 harriet taylor The tech giant is using Xbox to launch and distribute 12 new original series.