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Microsoft hands display ads to AOL, maps to Uber

Jun 29 2015

SEATTLE Microsoft Corp said on Monday it will hand over its display advertising business to AOL Inc and sell some map-generating technology to ride-hailing app company Uber, as it slims down its money-losing online operations.

Microsoft hands display ads to AOL, maps to Uber

Jun 29 2015

SEATTLE Microsoft Corp said on Monday it will hand over its display advertising business to AOL Inc and sell some map-generating technology to ride-hailing app company Uber, as it slims down its money-losing online operations.

Microsoft hands display ads to AOL, maps to Uber

Jun 29 2015

SEATTLE Microsoft Corp said on Monday it will hand over its display advertising business to AOL Inc and sell some map-generating technology to ride-hailing app company Uber, as it slims down its money-losing online operations.

Ex-Qualcomm exec gets 1-1/2 years in prison for insider trades

Jun 26 2015

A former high-ranking executive at semiconductor maker Qualcomm Inc was sentenced on Friday to a year and a half in prison and fined $500,000 for masterminding a three-year insider trading scheme.

Stephen Elop, former Nokia CEO, to leave Microsoft

Jun 17 2015

SEATTLE Stephen Elop, the former top boss at phone-maker Nokia, is one of four high-level executives leaving Microsoft Corp as the company sharpens its focus on software services and the cloud, Chief Executive Satya Nadella announced on Wednesday.

Stephen Elop, former Nokia CEO, to leave Microsoft

Jun 17 2015

SEATTLE Stephen Elop, the former top boss at phone-maker Nokia, is one of four high-level executives leaving Microsoft Corp as the company sharpens its focus on software services and the cloud, Chief Executive Satya Nadella announced on Wednesday.

Microsoft to sell big-screen Surface Hub for up to $20,000

Jun 10 2015

SEATTLE Revealing its price tag for the first time, Microsoft Corp will sell a bigger version of its new, wall-mounted video-conferencing and digital whiteboard device for $20,000, making it the most expensive product in its hardware line-up, the software company said on Wednesday.

Microsoft to sell big-screen Surface Hub for up to $20,000

Jun 10 2015

SEATTLE, June 10 Revealing its price tag for the first time, Microsoft Corp will sell a bigger version of its new, wall-mounted video-conferencing and digital whiteboard device for $20,000, making it the most expensive product in its hardware line-up, the software company said on Wednesday.

More deals seen in chips as Internet of Things blooms

Jun 08 2015

NEW YORK/SEATTLE With the biggest year in chip deals since 2000 not even halfway through, mid-sized semiconductor makers appear to be prime takeover targets as the largest players look to round out their capabilities and turn their focus to chips for cars, watches and other devices, making the "Internet of Things" a reality.

More deals seen in chips as Internet of Things blooms

Jun 08 2015

NEW YORK/SEATTLE With the biggest year in chip deals since 2000 not even halfway through, mid-sized semiconductor makers appear to be prime takeover targets as the largest players look to round out their capabilities and turn their focus to chips for cars, watches and other devices, making the "Internet of Things" a reality.

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