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Microsoft Wants You To Believe Its Tablet Isn't A Tablet | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 05.21.2014 | Technology

Much of the focus with Microsoft's Surface, the software giant's family of tablets, has been on how it's fared against the iPad. Spoiler alert: It ...

Guess Who Is About To Pass Microsoft In Market Cap?

Business Insider's Silicon Alley Insider | Posted 07.16.2011 | Technology

It's not Google. It's IBM. That's right: the company that gave Microsoft its big break, only to be eclipsed as the PC revolution replaced the mainf...

Microsoft Reportedly Seeking More Management Changes

Bloomberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Microsoft Corp. Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer plans to extend a management shake-up aimed at adding senior product executives with an engineer...

Banks: Too big to change?

Brett King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brett King

Reformists and regulators in the US, in the EU and in other jurisdictions are grappling with the problem of massive banks and how their financial heal...

Bezos Worth $30 Billion in Five Years

Jack Hidary | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jack Hidary

While many critics counted out Amazon for years, the numbers tell the story of Amazon's transformation into a key pillar of online commerce.

Goog The Underdog?

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stanley Bing

Google has jumped the shark. Google is going to invade your backyard and drain your above-ground pool. Goog this. Goog that. Boo!

You're Gonna Love the Digital Transition

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Stanley Bing

Today we all become digital. Thanks to Congress, all analog life in these United States will cease and everything will be transformed from waves and particles into bits and bytes.


Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stanley Bing

As Microsoft transitioned a bunch of people out the door, the software giant paid some employees too much in severance. The company then sent out letters asking for the money back.

European Commission Can't Find Competition For Microsoft

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission, a thorn in Microsoft's (MSFT.O: Quote, Profile, Research, Stock Buzz) side for its antitrust campaigns a...

Yahoo-ers Hate AOL Deal But Too Afraid To Tell Jerry

Silicon Alley Insider | Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Kara Swisher called up a half-dozen of her senior Yahoo (YHOO) sources and asked them what they thought of Yahoo's new merge-with-AOL-to-escape-Micros...

Is Yahoo's Yang Just Delaying The Inevitable?

Business Week | Catherina Holahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Yahoo's resistance to a takeover by Microsoft looks foolhardy to some investors and Wall Street analysts. But the push-back may prove effective in the...

What People At Yahoo Are Thinking About

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stanley Bing

I personally have been part of a merger/acquisition scenario more times than I care to contemplate. It's like a flu. You feel it coming on. Then you either get it or you don't.

What Yahoo Didn't Say

Silicon Alley Insider | Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In corporate press-release wars like this, it is imperative to read between the lines. More important that what Yahoo (YHOO) said in its Microsoft (MS...

Microsoft-Yahoo Takeover Glitch: Can't Find Dissident Yahoo Board Members

Silicon Alley Insider | Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

One of the next steps in the Microsoft-Yahoo melodrama (MSFT) (YHOO) is for Microsoft to nominate a slate of directors to replace the ones it will try...

Microsoft's Brilliant Bid for Yahoo!

Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Henry Blodget

Microsoft took a page out of Rupert Murdoch's book and made an offer for Yahoo that Yahoo can't refuse. For several reasons, the deal makes great sense strategically.

Does A Yahoo Takeover Make Sense For Microsoft?

Vince Farrell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Vince Farrell

Microsoft's knockout offer is an obvious benefit for Yahoo holders. Does it make sense for Microsoft?

Microsoft, Yahoo Deadlocked

Business Week | Jay Greene, Robert Hof | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

It's oddly quiet on the Microsoft-Yahoo! battlefront. Perhaps too quiet. More than two weeks after the software giant launched its unsolicited stock-a...

Microsoft Takes On iPhone, GPhone With Danger Purchase

Silicon Alley Insider | Dan Frommer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Why does Microsoft's purchase of Danger make so much sense? Because it gives the software giant a solid platform in the fast-growing, consumer-focused...

Steve Ballmer To Microsofties: "Full Stream Ahead!"

Silicon Alley Insider | Peter Kafka | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Message from Microsoft execs to employees: "Yes, we've just kicked off a year-long $45 billion acquisition, and yes, your lives are going to be turned...

Greenpeace Smacks Microsoft, Nintendo For Using Toxic Chemicals In Video Game Consoles

BusinessWeek | Aaron Ricadela | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Greenpeace is smacking Microsoft and Nintendo for using toxic chemicals in their video game consoles, while applauding longtime target Apple for impro...