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Bloomberg:
How Satya Nadella led Microsoft to have more subscribers than Netflix, more cloud computing revenue than Google, and a near-trillion-dollar market cap   —  The congratulatory texts and tweets started the last week of November.  Microsoft had overtaken Apple to become the world's most valuable company …
May 2, 2019, 8:15 AMIn context
Victor Luckerson / The Ringer:
Lawyers, journalists, and other key players talk about the antitrust case against Microsoft, and how it may relate to today's dominance of Google and Facebook   —  Twenty years ago, Microsoft tried to eliminate its competition in the race for the future of the internet.  The government had other ideas.
May 26, 2018, 6:05 AMIn context
Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
A profile of Satya Nadella, who has stopped infighting, restored morale, and has led Microsoft over the past 3.5 years as its market cap increased by $250B+   —  Microsoft's CEO has stopped infighting, restored morale, and created more than $250 billion in market value.  All it took was focusing on what matters most.
Sep 18, 2017, 10:35 AMIn context
Jessi Hempel / Wired:
Inside Nadella's plan to reinvent Microsoft, starting with HoloLens, a flatter org chart, and a willingness to forge new partnerships   —  Satya Nadella's Got a Plan to Make You Care About Microsoft.  The First Step?  Holograms … REDMOND MISSED MOBILE  —  The old Microsoft never gained turf in smartphone operating systems.
Jan 22, 2015, 12:25 AMIn context
Aaron Levie / TechCrunch:
Microsoft's Next Era   —  Editor's note: Aaron Levie is CEO and co-founder of Box.  Follow him on Twitter @levie.  —  Moments like this happen only once a generation in the technology industry.  —  The announcement of Steve Ballmer's retirement from his post as CEO of Microsoft puts an end …
Aug 26, 2013, 12:50 AMIn context
Rob Walker / New York Times:
How Kinect Spawned a Commercial Ecosystem   —  When the Kinect was introduced in November 2010 as a $150 motion-control add-on to Microsoft's Xbox consoles, it drew attention from more than just video-gamers.  A slim, black, oblong 11½-inch wedge perched on a base …
Jun 1, 2012, 1:55 AMIn context
Jay Greene / CNET News:
How Windows 8 KO'd the innovative Courier tablet   —  Microsoft's Michael Angiulo (left) and Steven Sinofsky show off Windows 8 at the company's Build conference in September.  —  Pitting product groups against one another is almost as much a part of Microsoft's culture as complaining …
Nov 2, 2011, 8:30 AMIn context
Bianca Bosker / The Huffington Post:
How The World's Technology Juggernaut Lost Its Buzz And Became The ‘Underdog’   —  Facebook's chief executive Mark Zuckerberg recently took the stage at a joint press conference alongside another large technology company.  He described his partner using a once-unthinkable designation.
Dec 17, 2010, 9:20 AMIn context
Joshua Topolsky / Engadget:
Windows Phone 7 review   —  Have you been looking for the definitive review of Windows Phone 7?  Well look no further.  Microsoft's next (and perhaps final) opportunity to break back into the smartphone race has officially begun, and Engadget has been cranking on a variety …
Oct 20, 2010, 8:45 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Beyond Binary:
How Microsoft foresaw—and still missed—the iPad   —  The technology icon stands before a crowd, holding in his hands a prototype that embodies his vision for the future of computing.  It's a touch-screen tablet that is thinner than a magazine, has all-day battery life, and sells for less than $800.
Jun 23, 2010, 4:40 AMIn context

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