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Xbox, PlayStation Present New Games Ahead of E3 Conference
Video Games

Xbox, PlayStation Present New Games Ahead of E3 Conference

The video-game titans vied for attention ahead of the industry's annual conference, offering sneak peeks at their latest games.
Here's What Oculus Just Revealed at Its Much-Anticipated Press Event
Oculus VR

Here's What Oculus Just Revealed at Its Much-Anticipated Press Event

Big news about partnerships and hand controllers, but still no word on a release date or a concrete price point.
Laura Entis
At WWDC, Apple Ripped Off a Bunch of Features From Google and Microsoft
Apple

At WWDC, Apple Ripped Off a Bunch of Features From Google and Microsoft

A lot of the new features Apple discussed seemed familiar. Awfully familiar.
The 7 Books Bill Gates Wants You to Read This Summer
Bill Gates

The 7 Books Bill Gates Wants You to Read This Summer

The brainy billionaire says you'll rip through one of his picks in 'three hours tops...because it's funny and smart as hell.' Sounds a bit like him, no?
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Which Tech Billionaires Donate the Most to Charity? (Infographic)
Infographics

Which Tech Billionaires Donate the Most to Charity? (Infographic)

Who is the most generous man in the world? We bet you can guess.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Microsoft Says Windows 10 Will Be Available Very Soon
Windows 10

Microsoft Says Windows 10 Will Be Available Very Soon

The release date is official.
Little Interest From Software Developers in Microsoft's New Apps Plan
Windows Phone

Little Interest From Software Developers in Microsoft's New Apps Plan

To boost sales of its phones and new operating system, Microsoft said it would provide tools to make it easier to design apps for Windows based on apps that run on Android or Apple.
Tell Us: Should Schools Still Use Pencils and Paper?
Learning

Tell Us: Should Schools Still Use Pencils and Paper?

One executive at Microsoft doesn't think so.
Laura Entis
Why Alibaba's CEO Stepped Down: Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

Why Alibaba's CEO Stepped Down: Weekly News Roundup

The e-commerce giant is shaking up its leadership strategy.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Looks Like Microsoft Might Consider a Bid for Salesforce.com
Acquisitions

Looks Like Microsoft Might Consider a Bid for Salesforce.com

Shares of Salesforce were briefly halted following rumors of Microsoft's intention to submit a takeover bid for the cloud software company.
Tom Huddleston, Jr.
Microsoft is Giving People the Finger. Literally.
Emoji

Microsoft is Giving People the Finger. Literally.

Don't take it personally.
Arjun Kharpal
Microsoft Opens Door to Android, Apple Phone Apps
Windows Phone

Microsoft Opens Door to Android, Apple Phone Apps

It's a bid to attract users to its unpopular mobile devices.
Salesforce May Be Up for Sale
Acquisitions

Salesforce May Be Up for Sale

The cloud computing giant is reportedly listening to takeover offers. Could Microsoft be interested?
Goodbye, Productivity: Microsoft Is Bringing Back Solitaire for Windows 10
Games

Goodbye, Productivity: Microsoft Is Bringing Back Solitaire for Windows 10

Microsoft is looking to inject a bit of nostalgia back into its latest version of Windows in the form of a much-beloved time waster.
Geoff Weiss