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Did Nokia Acquisition Hurt Microsoft Quarterly Earnings?

Microsoft is reporting fourth-quarter earnings that took a hit from the Nokia devices business that it bought in April

CBS Seattle–07/22/2014

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Microsoft Makes Design Central To Its Future

Even as the company eliminates 18,000 jobs — most of them related to its purchase of Nokia’s devices unit — Microsoft is empowering people like Belfiore and Groene to challenge conventional notions of what Windows devices can do.

CBS Seattle–07/21/2014

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Microsoft To Eliminate Up To 18,000 Jobs Over Next Year

Microsoft says it will eliminate up to 18,000 jobs over the next year as it works on integrating the Nokia devices business it bought in April.

07/17/2014

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Microsoft Reportedly Planning Big Job Cuts This Week

The report, which cites people with knowledge of company plans, indicated that the job cuts could come as early as this week

CBS Seattle–07/15/2014

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Nokia Stock Surges On Microsoft Takeover

Microsoft Corp. is buying Nokia Corp.’s line-up of smartphones and a portfolio of patents and services in an attempt to strengthen its fight with Apple Inc. and Google Inc. and capture a slice of the lucrative mobile computing market.

CBS Seattle–09/03/2013

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Buyer’s Guide: How to Get, or Avoid, Microsoft Windows 8

Redmond based Microsoft Corp. is releasing a new version of its Windows operating system, one designed to make desktop and laptop computers work more like tablets. There will be several ways to get it — or avoid it.

10/25/2012

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Best New Electronic Gadgets Out this Fall

Attention is turning to Apple this week amid expectations that it’s announcing a new iPhone. Plus, Seattle’s Amazon announced four new Kindle Fire models and a new line of stand-alone e-readers, while Nokia and Motorola unveiled five new smartphones between them. Makers of consumer electronics, including Seattle’s Microsoft, are refreshing their products for the holiday shopping season.

09/10/2012

Apple's iPhone 4S is displayed at a retail store in Tokyo on Aug. 31, 2012. (credit: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)

Apple Competitors Trying To Get Head Start Before Next Week’s iPhone Unveiling

Apple’s rivals are hoping that a head start on the buzz will translate into stronger sales.

09/06/2012

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Nokia Patents Tattoo Of The Future

Imagine a tattoo that tells you about incoming phone calls. Though currently science fiction, Nokia is betting it could come true.

03/21/2012

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