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3 Predictions to Capitalize on the Microsoft-LinkedIn Marriage
Linkedin

3 Predictions to Capitalize on the Microsoft-LinkedIn Marriage

Microsoft buying LinkedIn will give strategic-minded first-movers a huge advantage.
Clint Evans and Joshua Lee
What's Boosting Microsoft's Revenue This Quarter Might Surprise You
Microsoft

What's Boosting Microsoft's Revenue This Quarter Might Surprise You

Sharp growth in its commercial cloud computing business helped lift Microsoft Corp.'s quarterly revenue above Wall Street's expectations.
Microsoft Wins Landmark Appeal Over Seizure of Foreign Emails
Microsoft

Microsoft Wins Landmark Appeal Over Seizure of Foreign Emails

A federal appeals court on Thursday said the U.S. government cannot force Microsoft Corp. and other companies to turn over customer emails stored on servers outside the United States.
7 Lessons to Take Away From Microsoft
Entrepreneur Network

7 Lessons to Take Away From Microsoft

Entrepreneur Network partner Evan Carmichael shares the lessons he learned from Microsoft that he applied to save his own business.
Entrepreneur Staff
What You Can Learn From Microsoft's 3 Recent Public Blunders
Make More Happen

What You Can Learn From Microsoft's 3 Recent Public Blunders

Some PR gaffes could have been avoided through a better understanding of company values.
Nina Zipkin
Microsoft Releases Free Skype Meetings Tool for Small Businesses
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Microsoft Releases Free Skype Meetings Tool for Small Businesses

Looking to elevate your small business's videoconferencing game? Microsoft might have just the thing.
Bill Gates and Warren Buffett Celebrate 25 Years of Billionaire Bromance
Bill Gates

Bill Gates and Warren Buffett Celebrate 25 Years of Billionaire Bromance

Two of the world's richest businessmen are ringing in their silver anniversary today. Their friendship wasn't always 'Oreos for breakfast' and heart-to-heart calls. The mogul mates got off to an 'awkward start.'
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Monsanto, Microsoft to Invest in Agricultural Technology in Brazil
Technology

Monsanto, Microsoft to Invest in Agricultural Technology in Brazil

Monsanto will join a Brazilian investment fund with up to 300 million reais ($92 million), managed by Microsoft, evaluating ideas for new digital tools to be applied to agricultural production in the country, executives said.
Microsoft Pays Woman $10,000 for Unwanted Windows 10 Update. Here Are 5 Times the Upgrade Came at the Worst Moment.
Windows 10

Microsoft Pays Woman $10,000 for Unwanted Windows 10 Update. Here Are 5 Times the Upgrade Came at the Worst Moment.

The tech giant has been on a mission to roll out the newest version of its operating system to the world.
Rose Leadem
Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen's Space Company Nears Debut of World's Biggest Plane
Space Travel

Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen's Space Company Nears Debut of World's Biggest Plane

Allen's move coincides with a surge of new businesses planning to sell internet access, Earth imagery, climate data and other services from networks of hundreds of satellites in low-altitude orbits around Earth.
Microsoft Partners With a Legal Weed Startup
Microsoft

Microsoft Partners With a Legal Weed Startup

By teaming with startup "Kind" on plant tracking apps, it's breaking a corporate no-no.
Steve Dent
Microsoft Has Partnered With a Marijuana Startup -- Start Up Your Day Roundup
Start Up Your Day

Microsoft Has Partnered With a Marijuana Startup -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Plus: The family of a victim of the Paris terrorist attacks is suing Facebook, Google and Twitter.
Lindsay Friedman
What Does Microsoft Stand to Gain From its $26.2 Billion Acquisition of LinkedIn?
Microsoft

What Does Microsoft Stand to Gain From its $26.2 Billion Acquisition of LinkedIn?

We'll give you a hint: It gives the Windows maker a network of professionals that will potentially buy its services.
Nina Zipkin
Microsoft to Buy LinkedIn for $26.2 Billion
Microsoft

Microsoft to Buy LinkedIn for $26.2 Billion

'Today is a re-founding moment for LinkedIn,' Reid Hoffman, chairman of LinkedIn's board, said in a statement.