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  1. Poll: Have you upgraded your Windows 7 or 8.1 PC to Windows 10?Read the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago |

    On July 29, 2015, Microsoft launched Windows 10 , and began its one-year offer of free upgrades to the new OS for those with Windows 7 and 8.1 PCs. Today, on the anniversary of that launch, Microsoft is bringing that offer to a close.


  2. Tablet Market Stabilizing as ASPs climb 9 percent in Q2 2016, says Strategy AnalyticsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Consumers and enterprises alike are buying more Pro Slates than ever before as prices reach tolerable levels and as computing behaviors and needs shift toward more mobility and touchscreen interfaces, according to the new "Preliminary Global Tablet Shipments and Market Share: Q2 2016" report from Strategy Analytics' Tablet & Touchscreen Strategies service. , Service Director, Tablet & Touchscreen Strategies service said, "iPad has marked 10 quarters of annual shipment declines but some light is now visible at the end of the tunnel.


  3. Microsoft is laying off another 2,850 employees, mostly from its mobile divisionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Google's parent company Alphabet added 9,427 employees in the last quarter according to its earnings report, but Microsoft is doing the opposite - again. The Redmond company's 10-K filing says it is planning on laying off 2,850 employees within the next 12 months.


  4. Microsoft's Lumia 950 XL drops to A 359.99 in the UKRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Last month, Microsoft introduced a permanent price cut of 17% on its Windows 10 Mobile flagships in the UK, reducing the cost of the Lumia 950 to 319.99 SIM-free, and that of the Lumia 950 XL to 399.99. Microsoft and its retail partners have been steadily reducing the prices of both handsets in the UK since before they even went on sale there .


  5. Microsoft Slashes 2,850 Jobs In Mobile Division And Global Sales OrganizationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CRN

    Microsoft will cut 2,850 jobs, mainly in its smartphone hardware business and global sales organization, as the next phase of a previously disclosed plan to restructure parts of the company. Robby Hill, CEO of HillSouth, a Microsoft partner based in Florence, S.C., said that while "layoffs are tough whenever they happen," Microsoft "appears to continue to face the reality that their struggling phone business just was not worth continued investments in, and that their resources are better suited towards other product categories."


  6. Windows 10: Measuring The Successes And FailuresRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fast Company

    User numbers alone won't tell you if Windows 10 is doing well. One year later, here are the real metrics of note.


  7. How to turn an Android smartphone into a PCRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TrustedReviews

    Could your smartphone be the only computer you need? That's the dream pitched by a new Kickstarter campaign, but it's not a new one. Motorola tried it back 2011 with its Webtop software and Lapdock hardware, but it died within 18 months.


  8. It's official: Windows 10 Mobile is irrelevantRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BetaNews

    If you still think that Windows 10 Mobile has a future then you must not have yet seen just how many Lumia smartphones were sold last quarter. We have known for quite some time that the operating system has no place in today's landscape, and now Microsoft is officially confirming it.


  9. Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) Insider Sells $1,010,160,000.00 in StockRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Microsoft Corp. insider G Mason Morfit sold 18,000,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, July 28th. The stock was sold at an average price of $56.12, for a total transaction of $1,010,160,000.00.


  10. Windows Mobile shrinks as Microsoft prioritises productivityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Computer Weekly

    In its 2016 annual report, Microsoft said it would be cutting headcount by a total of 2,850 - 1,000 more than announced in a decision earlier in the year. Latest articles on HR best practices: mobile apps disrupting the annual staff appraisals; reasons for and against open-source software; and Rolls-Royce case study.


  11. More Microsoft Layoffs Coming SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PC Magazine

    Microsoft plans to lay off another 2,850 employees who work in its smartphone hardware business and global sales over the next 12 months. This week's news comes on the heels of the 1,850 cuts announced in May as the company continues to scale down its smartphone hardware business.


  12. Microsoft plans further retreat from mobile market, lays off 2,850 staffRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | IT Business

    Redmond-based Microsoft Corp. clearly doesn't expect its fortunes in the mobile devices market to improve anytime soon, outlining plans to eliminate 2,850 more jobs from its smartphone division and fretting that developers will be drawn away from Windows 10 by mobile OS competitors in its annual earnings report filed on Thursday. The 10-K report filed with the U.S. Security Exchange Commission details how Microsoft laid off 1,850 positions - mostly from within the Nokia business that it acquired in 2013 for $5.3 billion - but there are more to come.


  13. Microsoft Follows in Gmail's Footsteps with Focused InboxRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CMSWire

    Microsoft has been giving Outlook a lot of love in recent months and two new features just announced will continue the trend: Outlook's inbox will be getting a makeover with the introduction of its new Focused Inbox and @Mentions will be added to create the individual targeting functionality currently used by many social networks. The Outlook improvements seem to be following the playbook Google pioneered two years ago when it introduced Gmail's Inbox as a means of achieving the elusive "inbox zero" - free of spam and unwanted promotions.


  14. Microsoft is cutting another 2850 jobs from its phone business and sales forceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TechSpot

    Microsoft announced plans to eliminate 1850 jobs back in May, primarily from its smartphone business unit. And now it seems the company has more layoffs planned; according to a US Securities and Exchange Commission filing, an extra 2850 people will be let go.


  15. Windows 10 Insider build 14894 appears, could be the start of Redstone 2 for PC and MobileRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | WinBeta

    Microsoft has already begun wrapping up the first major revision to its Windows 10 operating system, known internally as Redstone 1 and externally as the Anniversary Update. It releases to the public on August 2nd, after just over 1 year of development time, bringing changes ranging from Cortana improvements, improved performance, Microsoft Edge extensions and much more.


  16. Investors Sell Microsoft Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Traders sold shares of Microsoft Corp. on strength during trading hours on Thursday. $183.66 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $483.45 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $299.79 million out of the stock.


  17. Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by ArgusRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Political

    In other Microsoft Corp. news, EVP Kathleen T. Hogan sold 17,500 shares of Microsoft Corp. stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, May 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $50.04, for a total value of $875,700.00.


  18. Cal Net Technology Group Announces Acquisition of inhouseITRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | PRWeb

    With the addition of the inhouseIT team to the Cal Net family, we further our position as the #1 provider of IT services in Southern California. --James Hwang, Cal Net's Chief Executive Officer Cal Net Technology Group is excited to announce its acquisition of inhouseIT, the largest Managed Services Provider to companies in the Orange County area.


  19. Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) Short Interest Down 10.1% in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    Microsoft Corp. was the target of a large drop in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totalling 40,915,061 shares, a drop of 10.1% from the June 30th total of 45,515,209 shares.


  20. Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) Position Maintained by Botty Investors LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Botty Investors LLC maintained its stake in shares of Microsoft Corp. during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 40,300 shares of the software giant's stock at the end of the first quarter.