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Microsoft Ex-Microsoft CEO Ballmer making gift to Harvard Ex-Microsoft CEO Ballmer making gift to Harvard
Harvard University has announced that former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, a Harvard graduate, is supporting a major initiative to significantly expand its computer science studies.
Microsoft Microsoft unveils fitness gadget, health tracking Microsoft unveils fitness gadget, health tracking
Microsoft is releasing a $199 fitness band that also checks your email and even pays for coffee as the software company seeks to challenge Apple and others in the still-infant market for wearable devices.
Microsoft Cloud business lifts Microsoft's quarterly results Cloud business lifts Microsoft's quarterly results
Microsoft's quarterly profit and revenue sailed past expectations Thursday, as CEO Satya Nadella's push to embrace cloud computing and diversify into mobile devices helped lift sales by 25 percent.
Microsoft Microsoft CEO launches diversity training in gaffe aftermath Microsoft CEO launches diversity training in gaffe aftermath
Still working to repair damage caused by his gaffe about women seeking pay raises, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has again apologized to employees and announced in a company-wide memo that all workers will receive expanded training on how to foster an inclusive culture.
Microsoft Microsoft hires Qualcomm exec to make more deals Microsoft hires Qualcomm exec to make more deals
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has lured away an executive from smartphone chip maker Qualcomm to hammer out more deals that will expand the software maker's presence in the mobile device market.
Microsoft Judge: U.S. can force Microsoft to turn over email from Ireland Judge: U.S. can force Microsoft to turn over email from Ireland
U.S. law enforcement can force Microsoft Corp. to turn over emails it stores in Ireland, a judge ruled in a case that technology companies have rallied around as they pursue billions of dollars in data storage business abroad.
Microsoft Memo from Microsoft CEO announcing job cuts
Microsoft announced Thursday that it will cut up to 18,000 jobs, or about 14 percent of its staff. CEO Satya Nadella, who took the job in February, delivered the news to staff in a memo that Microsoft released publicly. Here's the text of that memo: