Allen's chief investment officer floats the idea of Microsoft spinning off consumer businesses, like search advertising and Xbox.
The new office will focus its investments on middle- and late-stage startups and pre-IPO deals, according to a report.
Allen writes a new epilogue to his controversial memoir that addresses a yearlong hiatus from his fellow Microsoft co-founder saying, "I believe we will be friends again," GeekWire reports.
But only on the iPad. The technology, launching as the Fayve app, isn't yet available for Android or Microsoft's OS.
The Microsoft co-founders reprise a famous photo of themselves from the early days of the company.
A Pittsburgh man is accused of wire fraud after he allegedly manages to change the address to one of the Microsoft co-founder's bank accounts.
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen forms Stratolaunch Systems with Burt Rutan. The company plans to build the largest aircraft ever made, and one capable of quick turnarounds on orbital flights.
It's a rare thing indeed to see an Apple CEO at the Sun Valley retreat, which plays host to many media and tech execs. He gets asked the inevitable question about Apple TV.
The Microsoft co-founder says the new tablet features are "particularly bold and innovative," but he calls some aspects of the new operating system "puzzling."
Judge dismisses charges against companies also including Facebook, Yahoo, and Netflix for not being specific enough. But Allen's team says it will refile.