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July 19- Sharp growth in its commercial cloud computing business helped lift Microsoft Corp's quarterly revenue above Wall Street's expectations, sending the technology company's shares up more than 4 percent in after-hours trading. "Only two companies are setting the tone of enterprise computing, Microsoft Azure and Amazon AWS," said Trip Chowdhry,...
*Microsoft to cut up to 1,850 jobs, most in Finland. HELSINKI/ SAN FRANCISCO, May 25- Microsoft Corp announced more big cuts to its smartphone business on Wednesday, just two years after it bought handset maker Nokia in an ill-fated attempt to take on market leaders Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd.. In a move that clearly puts the stamp of two-year chief...
SAN FRANCISCO, March 10- Fifteen years after calling the open-source operating system Linux a "cancer," former Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Steve Ballmer has softened his position. Speaking on Wednesday night at a dinner hosted by Fortune magazine, Ballmer said the position was right for the time, but the threat from Linux was now "in the rearview mirror."
Warren Buffett continues to raise his public profile with an upcoming appearance on the new season of NBC's "The Celebrity Apprentice."
Recent rivals Mark Cuban and Steve Ballmer appeared on Kiss Cam during a Clippers-Mavericks game on Thursday night.
Twitter's stock rose on Friday after a report said former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer took a 4 percent stake in the company.
Acquisition talks are off, but Microsoft and Salesforce.com are getting very friendly, a sentiment on full display at Dreamforce.
In the history of sudden wealth loss, China's richest man may have set a new record, losing as much as $15 billion in a half-hour.
John Chambers is retiring, but don't expect much change at Cisco. Chuck Robbins, head of the company's 20,000 sales team, is cut from a similar cloth.
The LA Clippers barely won Game 6 over San Antonio Spurs and former Microsoft CEO,Steve Ballmer, could not handle it.
The Atlanta Hawks were sold for $850 million, much lower than the $2 billion Steve Ballmer paid for the LA Clippers.
Friday has been a good day for Jeff Bezos.
Microsoft's radical transformation into an industry collaborator continues as the company announces deals with Salesforce.com, Citrix and Box.
One year ago Satya Nadella became Microsoft's CEO. How should the company's shareholders judge his performance?
Brooklyn Nets ownership is open to offers to sell stake in the team, but nothing is imminent, owner Mikhail Prokhorov said.
In the first post-Steve Ballmer sale of an NBA team, many wonder who will buy the Atlanta Hawks——and for how much.
Notable, wealthy founders and executives saw a wide spectrum of gains and losses from their company's stock movement in 2014.
Charlie Harary, co-founder of H3 & Co., outlined the worst CEO mistakes that "butted up against" societal trends in 2014.
Microsoft won the software game by selling its Windows suite to the biggest companies. Scott Guthrie's job is to reach some of the smallest.
Few people in tech worked harder over the past 24 years than Debbie Gross. She's executive assistant to John Chambers, the CEO of Cisco.