Sources have hinted that Redmond is planning to announce a major job cut, which some call its biggest ever, later this month. And now we have a little bit of an idea of who is being sent home. A few early details about this expected job cut were revealed here. But now a new report by Reuters that cites Finnish daily...

Milk and honey! The fact that Microsoft is set to announce some job cuts this month is no secret, with many reliable sources hinting at this in the past few days. These layoffs follow the Nokia acquisition that was completed earlier this year. As a result of this takeover, the software titan now has a total of 127,104...

The calm before the storm? Sure looks like so. Something big is brewing at Redmond, with rumors and reports point at some big unveils and even bigger changes as the technology titan that are set to be announced later this month. Before that, though, there has been enough news to go around. Here is a...

The Wall Street has a few stupid metric around that analysts love to measure, and one such thoughtless measuring is of how much money a company generates per employee. Sure, it is a fun way to quantify things for the casual observer, but it rarely paints the true picture, particularly when taken in context with other...

Redmond recently closed the books on its Nokia acquisition, finalizing the purchase of the Finnish company’s devices and services unit. But the purchase gave rise to many a question. A few were answered when the deal officially closed, but plenty still remain — details like licensing the brand name of Nokia, and...

Satya Nadella, Microsoft’s new CEO, published his open letter as an email to employees earlier today, in which he shared some insights about the company’s strategy for the fiscal year 2015, and beyond. You can take a look at the email communiqué here. Sure, the letter is a fantastic read, for fans of the company, and...

Reliable new report, at that. Mary Jo Foley has finally chipped in with some new details regarding the elusive Surface Mini tablet, confirming what many already thought. That is, contrary to some new rumors, the Surface Mini will not be launching this summer. Previous hints on the matter said that the smaller tablet...

After trading several months below the $35 mark, Microsoft stock has risen rather positively after the appointment of the new CEO, Satay Nadella. It has now being traded at $41 a share. Which, many analysts believe, is a perfectly fair value. Data published by Forbes indicates that this 20% boost in value in the past...

The technology world, at large, was in for a surprise last month when Microsoft, instead of unveiling the Surface Mini, announced the Surface Pro 3, a device which the company says could replace a traditional laptop while offering enhanced portability and battery life. What happened to the smaller Surface unit? It is...

Another glorious week for Microsoft? You can say that, brotherman! The technology giant did not actually do any major talking, but rumors, reports, statistics, opinions and views were enough to fill the pages, many of them painting the future in bright light for the Windows ecosystem. Speaking of lights, here are the...