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Microsoft and Google Withdraw All Regulatory Complaints Against Each Other
Legal

Microsoft and Google Withdraw All Regulatory Complaints Against Each Other

This comes after the companies agreed to dismiss all patent infringement litigations against each other, settling 18 cases in the U.S. and Germany.
Microsoft Sues U.S. Government Over Data Requests
Microsoft

Microsoft Sues U.S. Government Over Data Requests

The lawsuit argues that the government is violating the U.S. Constitution by preventing Microsoft from notifying thousands of customers about government requests for their emails and other documents.
Microsoft Offers First Major Endorsement of New EU-U.S. Data Privacy Pact
Privacy Concerns

Microsoft Offers First Major Endorsement of New EU-U.S. Data Privacy Pact

The company's endorsement of the Privacy Shield comes amidst criticism of it by privacy groups for failing to address concerns about U.S. surveillance practices.
What Advice Entrepreneurs Really Want (and Don't Ignore)
Make More Happen

What Advice Entrepreneurs Really Want (and Don't Ignore)

A walk through a recent Entrepreneur event gave an insight on the only categories business owners listen to.
Entrepreneur Staff
Toyota, Microsoft Launch Connected Cars Joint Venture
Cars

Toyota, Microsoft Launch Connected Cars Joint Venture

The $5.5 million investment is yet another sign that connected cars are the way of the future.
Microsoft and NASA Team Up to Take You on a Tour of Mars
Virtual Reality

Microsoft and NASA Team Up to Take You on a Tour of Mars

Visitors to Kennedy Space Center will be able to take a mixed reality tour of the planet this summer.
Nina Zipkin
In Microsoft's Future, You'll Get Most of Your Tasks Done by Talking to Your Phone
Microsoft

In Microsoft's Future, You'll Get Most of Your Tasks Done by Talking to Your Phone

For Satya Nadella, using 'the power of human language' to communicate with machines will be as profound as the development of the Internet and the use of touchscreens on mobile devices.
Chipotle Could Be Opening a Burger Chain -- Start Up Your Day Roundup
Start Up Your Day

Chipotle Could Be Opening a Burger Chain -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Plus: Whoopi Goldberg's starting a marijuana business to help period pain.
Lindsay Friedman
Bill Gates Goes Viral After Tweeting Dance Move
Bill Gates

Bill Gates Goes Viral After Tweeting Dance Move

The Microsoft founder performed 'The Dab' with students.
Christine Wang
With Microsoft Tech, You Can Talk to a Hologram of a Co-worker or Friend...or Your Mom
Technology

With Microsoft Tech, You Can Talk to a Hologram of a Co-worker or Friend...or Your Mom

The 'Holoportation' demo brings us closer to the communication method featured in 'Star Wars.'
Microsoft Apologizes for Chatbot's Racist, Sexist Tweets
Apology

Microsoft Apologizes for Chatbot's Racist, Sexist Tweets

The company says that the program's tweets 'do not represent who we are or what we stand for, nor how we designed Tay.'
Microsoft Potentially Backing Bids From Yahoo's Would-Be Buyers
Microsoft

Microsoft Potentially Backing Bids From Yahoo's Would-Be Buyers

Yahoo launched an auction of its core business in February.
Trolls Turned Microsoft's Chatbot into a Sex-Crazed Racist -- Start Up Your Day Roundup
Start Up Your Day

Trolls Turned Microsoft's Chatbot into a Sex-Crazed Racist -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Plus: Book a six-seat helicopter to Coachella through Uber for $4,170.
Lindsay Friedman
Microsoft Grounds Its AI Chat Bot After it Learns Sexism and Racism From Twitter Users
Artificial Intelligence

Microsoft Grounds Its AI Chat Bot After it Learns Sexism and Racism From Twitter Users

Once again, the Internet chose to display the worst of humanity.