Can Excel Survive?
Excel has been the go-to spreadsheet for finance executives for 36 years. Will it last another 36?
Microsoft Buys Nuance in $16B Health Care Cloud Bet
The acquisition of the provider of digital tools for health care processes advances Microsoft's industry-specific cloud strategy.
Microsoft, GM Strike Autonomous Vehicle Partnership
The companies hope to accelerate the commercialization of self-driving vehicles under GM’s brands.
Russia Hack Targeted Specific Microsoft Customers
The company says the hackers' malware attack enabled them to select more than 40 customers for "narrower and more focused" measures.
Salesforce Goes Social With $27.7B Slack Deal
"Slack looks like the natural fit for Salesforce to beef up its collaboration and messaging footprint and keep pace with [Microsoft]."
Microsoft Cloud Provider AvePoint Going Public Via Apex Technology SPAC
AvePoint is estimating revenue to grow 26% year-over-year to $148 million for fiscal 2020.
Cloud Growth Drives Microsoft Earnings Beat
Microsoft has benefited from businesses accelerating the shift to cloud infrastructure and applications due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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.