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A British man says he was ripped off when he got a picture of an Xbox One instead of the real thing. (Getty Images)

Man Pays $735 For Picture Of Xbox One

A British man was scammed on eBay, buying what he thought was an Xbox One and instead getting a picture of the gaming system.

12/06/2013

Microsoft’s top legal counsel is calling recently uncovered government surveillance an “advanced persistent threat alongside sophisticated malware and cyber attacks.” (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Chief Microsoft Lawyer: Government Spying On Par With ‘Cyber Attacks, Sophisticated Malware’

Microsoft’s top legal counsel is calling recently uncovered government surveillance an “advanced persistent threat alongside sophisticated malware and cyber attacks.”

12/05/2013

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To Spin Or Not To Spin: Does Microsoft Need Xbox?

As the company begins selling its first new Xbox in eight years Friday, some critics say Microsoft should spin the gaming unit off. They argue that Xbox distracts management from the company’s fast-growing cloud computing business

CBS Seattle–11/22/2013

Paul Allen (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Paul Allen To Fund Brain Injury Research

As the only owner of an NFL team with a brain research laboratory, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen is in a unique position to study whether repeated blows to the head can lead to dementia.

1090 The Fan–11/21/2013

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‘Keep Calm While We Steal Your Data’: Microsoft Takes Shot At Google

Microsoft is taking aim at rival Google with its latest brand of “Scroogled” merchandise.

11/21/2013

Carriers fear a "kill switch" would allow hackers to take over consumers' cell phones. (Getty Images)

Carriers Reject Kill Switch For Stolen Smartphones

The country’s top cellular providers have rejected a “kill switch” to deactivate stolen phones.

11/19/2013

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Microsoft Enters 20-Year Deal For Texas Wind Power

Microsoft Corp. has entered a 20-year deal to buy power from a new wind farm in Texas, the first time the tech giant is directly purchasing electricity from a specific source.

CBS Seattle–11/04/2013

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Microsoft Releasing Windows 8.1, A Year In Making

Microsoft is releasing its long-awaited Windows 8.1 upgrade as a free download starting Thursday. It addresses some of the gripes people have had with Windows 8, the dramatically different operating system that attempts to bridge the divide between tablets and PCs.

CBS Seattle–10/16/2013

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Microsoft’s Phone Update To Feature Driving Mode

Microsoft is updating its Windows software for cellphones to accommodate larger devices and make it easier for motorists to reduce distractions while driving.

CBS Seattle–10/15/2013

Ford CEO Alan Mulally (photo credit: ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images )

What If Car Boss Mulally Took Over At Microsoft?

Microsoft is reportedly considering Ford Motor Co. chief Alan Mulally as CEO Steve Ballmer’s replacement.

CBS Seattle–10/08/2013

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