News articles for Microsoft Corp.:
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Microsoft unveils the future of Windows
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday unveiled its next Windows operating system, Windows 10, and gave a first look at an early technical preview for the PC available Oct. 1. The announcement highlighted advancements designed for business, including an updated user experience and enhanced security ... read more
Monday, September 29, 2014
Banks Choosing Microsoft Dynamics CRM To Enable Personalized Customer Experiences And Operational Efficiency
BOSTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Monday at the Sibos global banking event in Boston, Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq "MSFT") highlighted leading banking institutions that are modernizing their business operations and choosing Microsoft Dynamics CRM to shift from transaction-based businesses to customer-centric businesses.
Wayne Morris, corporate ... read more
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Monday, September 22, 2014
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Microsoft announces board changes and quarterly dividend increase
REDMOND, Wash., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday announced that Teri List-Stoll, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Kraft Foods Group Inc., and Charles W. Scharf, chief executive officer of Visa Inc., have been appointed to the company's board of directors ... read more
New Microsoft Dynamics CRM breaks down silos between marketing and sales
REDMOND, Wash., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq "MSFT") on Tuesday announced that Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015, as well as updates to its Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online and Microsoft Dynamics Marketing services, will be generally available in the fourth quarter of 2014.
The new ... read more
The Carlsberg Group goes "GloCal" with Office 365
REDMOND, Wash., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JC Jacobsen founded his brewery, Carlsberg, more than 160 years ago to serve the Danish market. Recently the company has experienced tremendous growth, particularly within the past 14 years, expanding from a local production base of just six markets ... read more
Monday, September 15, 2014
Minecraft to join Microsoft
REDMOND, Wash., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. today announced it has reached an agreement to acquire Mojang, the celebrated Stockholm-based game developer, and the company's iconic "Minecraft" franchise.
The Mojang team will join Microsoft Studios, which includes the studios behind global blockbuster franchises "Halo," ... read more
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Monday, August 25, 2014
Monday, August 18, 2014
Microsoft Matter Center for Office 365 boosts law firm productivity
REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Addressing the unique document management and collaboration requirements of today's legal professionals, Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced a preview version of Matter Center for Office 365 at the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) annual conference in Nashville, Tenn. Matter Center, an intuitive document ... read more
Friday, August 15, 2014
Microsoft Announces Upcoming Events for the Financial Community
REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. today announced participation in the following upcoming events with the financial community. Interested parties can listen to a webcast of these events on Microsoft's Investor Relations website at http://www.microsoft.com/investor.
Citi Global Technology ConferenceWednesday, Sept. 3, 20141:15 p.m. Eastern TimeScott ... read more
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Monday, August 11, 2014
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Microsoft hires Peggy Johnson to head global business development
REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday announced that Margaret L. (Peggy) Johnson has been named executive vice president of Business Development reporting to Microsoft chief executive officer Satya Nadella.
Johnson joins Microsoft from Qualcomm where she most recently served as executive vice ... read more
Friday, August 1, 2014
Microsoft announces 2014 Worldwide Imagine Cup winners
SEATTLE, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Friday announced the winners of the Microsoft Imagine Cup, the company's premier competition for student technologists, developers and aspiring entrepreneurs from across the globe and a cornerstone of the Microsoft YouthSpark initiative. Over the past 12 years the Imagine Cup has ... read more
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Microsoft adds new board member
REDMOND, Wash., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday announced that John W. Stanton, a pioneer and innovator in the U.S. and global wireless industry, has been appointed to the company's board of directors, increasing the board's size to 11 members.
"John brings extraordinary ... read more
Monday, July 28, 2014
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
New Lumia 530 brings uncompromised smartphone performance under 100 euros
REDMOND, Wash., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Devices Group today announced the Lumia 530, the most affordable Lumia to date, delivering an uncompromised smartphone experience with the latest Microsoft and Lumia innovations. It is expected to be available for an estimated retail price of 85 euros before taxes and ... read more