Microsoft Sues US Over Secret Demands For Customer DataThe lawsuit comes as the tech industry is increasingly clashing with U.S. officials over the privacy rights of customers
Smartphone 'Voices' Not Always Helpful In A Health CrisisThe researchers tested nine health questions or statements on Siri, Google Now, Samsung's S Voice and Microsoft's Cortana
Revenue Soars In Washington Town That Became Data Center HubUntil about a decade ago, the rural central Washington town of Quincy was perhaps best known for its apples and potatoes.
Xi Trades Football For Hardball Political NegotiationsChinese President Xi Jinping departs Washington state Thursday for the other Washington
Xi Says 'Without Reform' No Progress For Business In ChinaChinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday addressed Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, billionaire investor Warren Buffett and other top American and Chinese business leaders, vowing that his country would work to remove barriers to foreign investment and improve intellectual property protections.
Investment Treaty between China And US Key Business GoalWhen Chinese President Xi Jinping addresses some of the top names in Chinese and American business Wednesday in Seattle, they may be most interested in what he says about progress toward a treaty that would provide a framework for broader investment in each nation's economy.
Expect Heavy Traffic Tuesday And Wednesday With Arrival Of Chinese PresidentThe much anticipated visit of Chines President Xi Jinping will impact traffic starting today and continue through Thursday morning.
Washington State First Stop For China President On US VisitWashington state will be the first stop for Chinese President Xi Jinping during a visit to the United States next week.
Microsoft Wants To Put Cortana In Your CarMicrosoft is said to be looking for partners to develop a digital assistant that would project onto a windshield.
Microsoft Posts Net Loss Of More Than $3 BillionThe Redmond, Washington-based software giant posted a net loss of $3.20 billion, or 40 cents per share, reversing a profit of $4.61 billion, or 55 cents per share, a year ago.
Starbucks Spearheading Mission To Hire 100K Disadvantaged Young AdultsOver a dozen major U.S.-based companies, including Starbucks and Microsoft, have agreed on a three-year plan to help employ at least 100,000 unemployed and disadvantaged young people.
Microsoft Drones To Catch Mosquitoes In Effort To Combat DiseasesMicrosoft's Project Premonition plans to use unmanned drones to trap mosquitoes so doctors can look for signs of potentially deadly viruses.