Let it go, eh? Nah, not happening. Steve Ballmer, the former Microsoft CEO, has made few headlines since he left the company, but whenever he gives an interview, it’s a bit of an event. After all, the man spent nearly 34 years at the software titan. Not to mention that he’s the largest individual shareholder of...

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 shares, as...

One of the more bewildering phenomenon in computing technology was the sheer stagnancy of Microsoft shares well over a decade. But things are now finally looking on the up. Amid reports that Office for iPad is about to launch very soon, Microsoft shares have skyrocketed in the last 24 hours, and in the process hit the...

It is remarkable, the sort of effects a promise of change has on people. Sure, it is just the stock market, speculation and all, but Microsoft share prices skyrocketed recently. With news that we are getting closer to an official announcement on the new CEO, Microsoft stock reaches new levels of high — the likes of...

The good news just keeps on rolling! Microsoft is working hard at ensuring long term profitability, and the efforts seem to be paying off. It was just last week that Redmond revealed revenues of $18.5 billion. This was for the third quarter of this year, and for the company, the first quarter of fiscal year 2014. But...

Time for some financial news! Microsoft shares have been a tad stagnant these past few months, and the company has just announced that it will be making some moves in order to give them a bit of a positive boost. The latest from Redmond on the matter is that the company’s board has approved a dividend increase of 22...

Ah, the colorful world of stock trading! Just as expected, Nokia’s share prices have started to soar on the news that Microsoft will acquire the devices and services unit of the company for $7.17 billion. The deal does not close for another 6 to 9 months, but investors seem to be pretty confident about how things are...

Steve Ballmer announced just a few minutes ago that he would be leaving Microsoft within the next 12 months, as soon as the company’s board finds a new successor to lead the technology titan. While the news itself may be sad or pleasing for people in the IT industry (depending on who you ask), Microsoft shares,...

Tami Reller, the former Windows boss that took the reins after the departure of Steven Sinofsky has now taken charge as the Executive Vice President of Marketing for Microsoft. And according to a recent report by American Banking News, the high-profile executive has sold 5,800 shares of her stock on the open market on...

The news, views, rumors and gossip regarding Windows 8.1 and the next generation Surface tablets led to Microsoft shares to hitting a five-year high yesterday. Redmond is currently preparing for a flood of new products, which includes a complete refresh of almost all its major offerings — some under the banner of Blue...