The 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.
Over 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’s Project Premonition plans to use unmanned drones to trap mosquitoes so doctors can look for signs of potentially deadly viruses.
Microsoft figures one way to get people psyched about Windows 10 is to make sure there are plenty of cool features and apps for smartphones and tablets that use the new operating system
Washington-based tech giant Microsoft has announced it plans to launch a pilot program that will hire people with autism to full-time positions at the company’s Redmond headquarters
Microsoft co-founder tells Internet forum he regrets never learning languages like French, Arabic or Chinese.
Billionaire Paul Allen has announced a new medical initiative to create a cell science institute aimed at uncovering the ways cells work
The Rev. Jesse Jackson called for more peaceful protests against the Ferguson police shooting but said the real agenda for civil rights in Seattle is increasing minorities employed by high-tech companies such as Microsoft, Nintendo and Amazon.com.
Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer and his wife Connie have donated $50 million to the University of Oregon that will be used for scholarships, obesity research and marketing
Billionaire Paul Allen says he’ll contribute at least $100 million to the fight against Ebola.