To say things are blue for big old Steve is an understatement, an utter understatement. Following intense public criticism, the CEO of Microsoft now finds himself out of an esteemed list of the best chief executive officers in the business. But that’s what probably happens when you bring baseball bats into...

The fine folks over at Fortune just released their official Best 100 Companies to Work For in 2013 ranking. All the usual suspects made the cut, with Google retaining its leading position. Microsoft has been slotted in 75th place, and while it may seem a few leagues low, it isn’t when you consider that companies like...

For better or for worse, patents have taken a front seat in today’s technology world. Research firm IFI recently revealed the 2012 patent rankings and the usual suspects all made it to this much esteemed list this year. Microsoft came in sixth in the list last year with 2,613 patents, a very healthy number putting the...

The 2012 patent rankings just came in and the usual suspects all made it to the very top. Research firm IFI revealed that Microsoft came in sixth in the list last year with 2,613 patents. This puts the Redmond technology company a fair bit ahead of rivals like Google (1,151 patents) and Apple (1,136 patents), which is...