Microsoft wants to boy the short-video app TikTok, a potential blockbuster deal that could re-shape the social media industry and further inflame crumbling US-China relations.
Top 25 companies making a killing
The COVID-19 pandemic is providing new business opportunities for the tech sector, as evidenced by the performance of the world’s top 25 technology companies, according to a GlobalData report.
You can probably see through the reasons
Software King of the World Microsoft is refusing to release a transparency report into the way it handles women employees.
Shares down two percent
Microsoft flagship cloud computing business Azure reported quarterly sales growth of under 50 percent for the first time ever on Wednesday, sending Vole’s shares down two percent.
Slack says Vole is back to its old evil ways
Slack has filed a formal complaint alleging that tech titan Microsoft is unlawfully abusing its power to squeeze newer rivals out of the market.
Remote computing enthuses Wall Street
The cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street have pushed up the value of Microsoft shares by a third, thinking that the pandemic-induced shift to more remote computing will boost its business.
App store concerns
Microsoft President Brad Smith has been having a quiet chat with US lawmakers about Apple anti-competitive behaviour around its app store.
Stop supporting its rival
Microsoft will stop relying on Amazon to help it run the popular Minecraft video game.
Windows 10x is changing Volish thinking
Software King of the world, Microsoft is considering only breaking your computer and deleting your files once a year with a feature update.
But on the plus side it means the death of the long meeting
The director of Microsoft's Workplace Analytics team, a director on Microsoft's workplace intelligence team, and the editor of Microsoft Workplace Insights have noted that working from home means working longer hours.