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Microsoft Announces Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1, Which Will Immensely Expand Cortana’s Footprint
/ July 30, 2014 11:47 am
Microsoft Announces Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1, Which Will Immensely Expand Cortana’s Footprint

TechCrunch reports “Fresh on the heels of the announcement and partial release of Windows Phone 8.1, Microsoft has a new dose of code for users of its smartphone platform: Update 1.” . Read More

Microsoft Launches a Windows Rival to Raspberry Pi
/ July 30, 2014 11:47 am
Microsoft Launches a Windows Rival to Raspberry Pi

Mashable reports “Two years after $35 microcomputer Raspberry Pi hit the market, Microsoft is getting in on the DIY-PC action with its own version.” . Read More

Microsoft Facing Antitrust Probe in China
/ July 29, 2014 10:52 am
Microsoft Facing Antitrust Probe in China

GamesIndustryBiz reports “Four Microsoft offices in China were visited by state authorities yesterday in what seems to be the start of an antitrust investigation.” . Read More

China Telecom Signs on for Xbox One launch
/ July 29, 2014 10:52 am
China Telecom Signs on for Xbox One launch

GamesIndustryBiz reports “Microsoft is launching the Xbox One in China this September, but it won't be doing so alone. According to the Wall Street Journal, the company has signed a deal with China Telecom to have the state-controlled fixed-line operator be the Xbox One's exclusive carrier partner in the country.”. Read More

Uber teams up with Microsoft to Introduce a Windows Phone app
/ July 24, 2014 11:41 am
Uber teams up with Microsoft to Introduce a Windows Phone app

VentureBeat reports “Now our compatriots with Windows Phones can get in on the fun that is alternative-car service Uber, too.” . Read More

Microsoft to Shut Down Its Entertainment Studios, Focus Is Likely Better For Xbox
/ July 18, 2014 11:08 am
Microsoft to Shut Down Its Entertainment Studios, Focus Is Likely Better For Xbox

TechCrunch reports “Microsoft let the ax begin to fall today, announcing 18,000 in job cuts to come over the course of the next year, a move Wall Street has so far applauded.”. Read More

Microsoft Completing Its Short-Lived Tenure as Android Phone Maker
/ July 18, 2014 11:08 am
Microsoft Completing Its Short-Lived Tenure as Android Phone Maker

Re/code reports “Among the details in Microsoft’s big layoff news was the fact that the company plans to pull back on Nokia’s brief foray into Android-based phones.” . Read More

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