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Microsoft To Buy ‘Minecraft’ Maker For $2.5 Billion

Microsoft will acquire the maker of the long-running hit game Minecraft for $2.5 billion as the company continues to invest in its Xbox gaming platform and looks to grab attention on mobile phones

CBS Seattle–09/15/2014

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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

Satya Nadella (Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

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

Satya Nadella Named CEO of Microsoft (Microsoft handout photo via Getty Images)

Was Microsoft Smart To Play It Safe With CEO Pick?

After compiling a list of more than 100 CEO candidates, Microsoft settled on Satya Nadella a home-grown leader who joined the software maker in the early 1990s.

CBS Seattle–02/06/2014

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Microsoft Names Satya Nadella CEO

Microsoft has named Satya Nadella, an executive in charge of the company’s small, but growing business of delivering software and services over the Internet its new CEO. Company founder Bill Gates is also leaving the chairman role for a new role as technology adviser.

02/04/2014

Data chief Satya Nadella is said to be the favorite to replace outgoing Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer. (Getty Images)

Report: Microsoft To Make Inside Man Its New CEO

Cloud and enterprise president Satya Nadella has emerged as the front-runner.

01/30/2014

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