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Brad Sams / Neowin:
Leaked app shows Microsoft testing Office Now personal assistant, expected to come to iOS, Windows, and Android   —  Office Now: Microsoft's Office personal assistant coming to iOS, Android and Windows  —  Three months ago, during a Reddit AMA, Bill Gates said that he was working …
May 22, 2015, 9:50 PMIn context
T.C. Sottek / The Verge:
Bill Gates: under Nadella, “Microsoft is better positioned than ever to lead” in computing   —  Read the letter Bill Gates sent to Microsoft employees for the company's 40th anniversary  —  On April 4th, 1975, Bill Gates and Paul Allen started a little company named Microsoft.
Apr 4, 2015, 2:25 PMIn context
Economist:
On Microsoft's 40th birthday, a look at how Satya Nadella is upending Microsoft's old Windows-first strategy   —  Opening Windows  —  A once-dominant software giant is determined to prove that life begins again at 40  —  “WHAT are you on?  The ‘f**k Windows’ strategy?”
Apr 4, 2015, 2:10 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Backchannel:
Becoming Steve Jobs challenges Walter Isaacson's official biography with support from Jobs's inner circle   —  The War Over Who Steve Jobs Was  —  Walter Isaacson's official biography of Apple's genius leader is being challenged by a new book supported by Jobs's inner circle.
Mar 23, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
Bloomberg Business:
Q&A with Mark Zuckerberg on Internet.org: barriers to connectivity, why ads are not a priority at current stage, more   —  Mark Zuckerberg Q&A: The Full Interview on Connecting the World  —  The Facebook chief executive officer talks drones, lasers, and debates with Bill Gates  —  Don't Miss Out —
Feb 21, 2015, 2:35 PMIn context
The Chronicle of Philanthropy:
Among America's top 50 philanthopists, tech industry figures gave 47% of total donations in 2014   —  Young Tech Donors Take Leading Role in Philanthropy 50  —  America's 50 most generous donors increased their giving by 27.5 percent last year—powered in large part by a $1.5-billion gift …
Feb 9, 2015, 5:20 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft internally testing Work Assistant, a Cortana-enabled Windows Phone app which helps users perform Office-related tasks   —  Microsoft internally testing new ‘Work Assistant’ app  —  Summary:Microsoft is working on a new application designed to help users perform Office-related tasks on Windows Phone.
Feb 6, 2015, 2:40 PMIn context
Ben Popper / The Verge:
Bill Gates says mobile banking solutions like M-PESA will revolutionize the lives of the poor within 15 years   —  Can mobile banking revolutionize the lives of the poor?  —  We're excited to have Bill Gates as our guest editor in February.  Throughout the month, Bill will be sharing …
Feb 5, 2015, 8:10 AMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Bill and Melinda Gates annual letter: How the smartphone will lift up the world   —  Fifteen years after starting their foundation, Bill and Melinda Gates released their 2015 annual letter overnight, laying out their goals for the next 15 years and explaining their “big bet” — that …
Jan 23, 2015, 7:50 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
LinkedIn Publishing Platform Now Accessible To 230 Million Members In All English-Speaking Countries   —  Early last year, LinkedIn opened up its publishing platform to all members, initially arriving for a selection of English-language speakers on the network.
Jan 8, 2015, 2:23 PMIn context

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