Satya Nadella made a bit of a faux pas, a gaffe of sorts when at the Grace Hopper Celebration where he spoke on the topic of gender pay gap and how big companies are working to close it. His answer however was rather poorly worded, where it was felt that he implied that even if women are making less than men,...

Some things change very slowly. Microsoft has enjoyed a spot among the world brand leaders, but in the latest list, the technology titan is ranked on the fifth spot. Apple, Google, Coca Cola and IBM all positioned ahead of the company. Still, it’s a good place to be in, even if the chart does not change much...

Nothing new that we’ve not heard before, but it still is good to hear it from the higher ups. Office 365, Microsoft’s CEO says, is their most strategic API. And with good reasons too. Profits are not what they once were for the Windows division, owing to slow down in acceptance of the modern versions of the...

Microsoft and charity are two words you might have read countless times in the same sentence. The software giant is renowned for its support for charities and social causes across the globe. And the company has continued these efforts with a new donation. This time around, the software titan has donated $4...

Boy, Microsoft’s board of directors sure has a lot of new faces these days. More were just added today, as the company made official two new appointments. Both will take charge of their new roles on October 1. And both come with loads of experience of the corporate world. First is Charles W. Scharf, the chief...

Made peace already? The Windows XP retirement has helped many a company post better sales, and now we have another addition to this list in the form of HP. Yes, the same HP that is still pitching Windows 7 devices to consumers. And the final results from the hardware giant for the third fiscal quarter of the...

With figures like these it easy to see why there are voices that say that Microsoft should sell or spin off the Bing and Xbox divisions. Both businesses continue to lose money. Big money. The company’s newest gaming console, Xbox One, for example, has resulted in a $400 million loss since it was released last...

Just, as in between July 24 and July 30, this year. And with this new development, Microsoft’s cofounder now owns less than 300 million shares of the company for the first time in history. Bill Gates started selling Microsoft stock after stepping down as CEO, and he is currently in possession of 298 million...

Microsoft made official its financial performance for the fourth quarter of the financial year 2014 a couple of days back, and the numbers were pretty balanced with positive and negative results. The figures can be viewed here, but the more interesting observation is the fact that the company registered sales...

One of the more anticipated hardware devices from Microsoft, the Surface Mini was heartbreakingly cancelled at the last minute. And now we have official confirmation from the company. This smaller tablet was expected to debut on May 20 — instead Redmond introduced the Surface Pro 3 in its place, and delayed...