Microsoft to Buy Gaming Studio ZeniMax for $7.5B
The deal comes as the tech giant is set to launch its latest Xbox.
LinkedIn to Cut 6% of Global Workforce
The Microsoft-owned networking platform said the coronavirus pandemic is having a sustained impact on demand for its recruitment products.
Tech Giants Sued Over Photos in Facial Recognition Database
Microsoft, Amazon, and Google allegedly used pictures collected without consent to train their technologies.
Microsoft Pauses Advertisements on Facebook, Instagram Globally
The company is concerned over the content that runs next to its ads.
Microsoft Scraps Game Streaming Platform
Microsoft tried to compete with Amazon's Twitch but its Mixer service saw "almost no growth in a medium that has otherwise been exploding."
Microsoft to Buy Startup CyberX
In a blog post, the tech giant said the deal was part of a wider initiative to accelerate and secure deployments of the internet of things (IoT).
Microsoft Unveils Plan to Go ‘Carbon Negative’
"When it comes to carbon, neutrality is not enough," Microsoft says in announcing it will remove more carbon from the atmosphere than it emits by 2030.
Fast and Easy G&A Cuts Won’t Cut It in the Next Downturn
Following the last recession, functional leaders learned the hard way that it can take years to recover from deep cost reductions.
Microsoft Discloses ‘Critical Audit Matters’
The software giant's auditor, Deloitte, found CAMs related to revenue recognition judgments and uncertain income tax provisions.
Microsoft Finds Four Security Flaws in Windows 10
If exploited, the flaws can be used to launch a computer worm to attack vulnerable machines.
Microsoft Invests $1B in Artificial Intelligence Startup
The company is partnering with Elon Musk’s OpenAI to build artificial intelligence that can tackle tasks that humans can do.