Microsoft To Buy LinkedIn in $26.2 Billion DealLinkedIn will remain an independent unit of Microsoft
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.
Microsoft CEO: Company Has No Pay Gap Between Men And WomenSatya Nadella acknowledged an industry-wide problem but insists men and women are paid equally at the tech giant.
Microsoft's CEO Nadella Gets $84M Pay PackageMicrosoft has given its new CEO Satya Nadella a pay package worth $84.3 million, most of it in the form of long-term stock awards
Microsoft CEO: Women Don't Need To Ask For A RaiseSatya Nadella suggested that not asking for raise creates "good karma" and that the "right raises" will follow them, even in the male-dominated tech industry.
Microsoft Skips Windows 9 To Emphasize Advances The next version of Microsoft's flagship operating system will be called Windows 10, as the company skips version 9 to emphasize advances it is making toward a world centered on mobile devices and Internet services
Microsoft To Offer Early Look At Next WindowsNow, as Google and Apple are starting to pitch their own operating systems to business users, he added, Microsoft needs to convince business customers that the next version of Windows is worth using
Microsoft To Buy 'Minecraft' Maker For $2.5 BillionMicrosoft 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
Microsoft To Eliminate Up To 18,000 Jobs Over Next YearMicrosoft 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.
Microsoft Reportedly Planning Big Job Cuts This WeekThe report, which cites people with knowledge of company plans, indicated that the job cuts could come as early as this week
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.
Microsoft Names Satya Nadella CEOMicrosoft 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.