Tag archive for ‘Microsoft’
By insider On Friday, July 12th, 2013

Steve Ballmer’s Huge Reorg Of Microsoft Could Bury One Of The Company’s Biggest Embarrassments

  Microsoft may be about to bury one of its biggest quarterly embarrassments. Kara Swisher at All Things D reports CEO Steve Ballmer is going to announce a big reorganization of the company this Thursday. As More...

By insider On Thursday, June 20th, 2013

Microsoft offering up to $100,000 rewards for finding Windows 8.1 bugs

  Microsoft has put a reward out for identifying bugs in the Windows 8.1 Preview in an effort to rid the upcoming release of any particularly nasty flaws that may have gone unnoticed. It’s More...

By insider On Thursday, January 17th, 2013

9 year old becomes youngest Microsoft specialist in the world

When I was nine, my biggest accomplishment was organizing all my stuffed animals into a secure pyramid. Pranav Kalyan puts me (and most other nine year olds) to shame. This kid has become the youngest Microsoft More...

By insider On Monday, January 14th, 2013

Ex-Microsoft Execs Explain Why They’re Using iPhones Now

In light of the news that former Windows head Steven Sinofsky uses an iPhone, Spark Capital partner Bijan Sabet wrote a post asking why former Microsoft employees end up using products from other companies. Sabet More...

By insider On Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

Microsoft Says It Sold 60 Million Windows 8 Licenses Since Launch, In Line With Windows 7

Windows leader Tami Reller says Microsoft sold 60 million Windows 8 licenses since launch, Mary Jo Foley at ZDNet reports. She revealed this new number at CES. She says this is roughly in line with More...