Google to give away software to Microsoft Office defectors

...FRANCISCO - Google is escalating an attack on Microsoft's lucrative Office software in an attempt...companies and government agencies paying for Microsoft's suite of word processing, email...other Office programs. If they dump Microsoft, Google will give them free use of a...

Microsoft announces new Surface, phones

NEW YORK - The success of Microsoft's fall lineup of devices will ride...summer to spring for new devices. Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday unveiled a new...products.With the new lineup, Microsoft appears to be targeting professionals...

Federal appeals court set to hear Microsoft 'cloud' case

NEW YORK - Microsoft Corp. gets a second chance to prove...Circuit Court of Appeals will hear Microsoft's challenge to a July 2014 lower court...search a consumer e-mail account that Microsoft stores in Dublin, Ireland. The government...

Disney teams up with Amazon and Microsoft

...has signed agreements with Amazon and Microsoft that will allow them to use its cloud-based...U.S. customers of Amazon Video and Microsoft Movies & TV will now be able to connect...through the Disney Movies Anywhere app for Microsoft's Xbox 360 and for Amazon Fire tablets...

Put down that tablet: Microsoft, Intel and PC makers have $70M to remind you PCs are awesome

...Dell and Lenovo are joining forces with Microsoft and Intel to revive languishing PC sales...are now powered by Windows 10, which Microsoft bills as its best operating system yet...computers.Even the late July release of Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system couldn't...

Your Money: Don't fall victim to bogus tech support calls

...they have received telephone calls from individuals claiming to be with tech support from well-known software companies. Microsoft has been a very popular claim, but there have been others as well ? and even some claiming to be with federal law enforcement...

How high-yield bonds became a source of worry for stocks

...hybrid funds own tend to be among the largest in the world. Microsoft, for example, is a popular investment for hybrid mutual...to move the needle," Patel says. "If a fund sells some Microsoft, it's not going to change the price that much."

Microsoft debuts Windows 10: Why it's being given away free

SAN FRANCISCO - Microsoft debuted its new Windows 10 operating...enrolled in an early preview program. Microsoft is counting on tens or even hundreds...more will hit the market this fall. Microsoft and major PC makers are planning a...

Microsoft cuts 7,800 jobs as phone sales flag from its Nokia purchase

SAN FRANCISCO - Microsoft is cutting 7,800 jobs and writing...Wednesday come on top of 18,000 jobs Microsoft trimmed last year, months after the...Samsung are leaders.Three years ago, Microsoft wrote off another big sum, $6.2...

New phone apps cover Microsoft Office and voting for mayors

...owners can now use an updated version of Microsoft's Office tools for writing, spreadsheets...more functions on small touchscreens. Microsoft released them for Android phones this...software available to people who don't use Microsoft's Windows operating system.The company...