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Microsoft's wearables game plan: How a fitness band fits in

Microsoft isn't going the Smartwatch 2.0 route with its rumored fitness band. Instead, the company has a more targeted and cloud-connected wearables game plan, sources say.

By October 20, 2014

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No, Microsoft's Surface Pro tablets aren't dead

Microsoft's latest public compatibility commitments refute rumors that it's planning to discontinue its Surface lineup.

By October 9, 2014

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Microsoft sets cloud event for October 20

At an event in San Francisco, CEO Satya Nadella is among the execs on tap to talk about the future of Microsoft's cloud.

By October 7, 2014

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Microsoft Research toils on app shield for the cloud

Microsoft researchers develop a prototype of an app-shielding technology called Haven, which builds on top of its previous Drawbridge operating system work.

By October 6, 2014

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Document sheds light on Samsung's payments to Microsoft over Android

Newly unsealed legal file indicates Samsung paid Microsoft $1B in 2013 alone to license patents Android allegedly infringed.

By October 4, 2014

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Microsoft releases diversity stats, says 'much work' still to be done

The firm shares updated stats, showing that it's grown the percentage of women in its overall workforce from 24 percent to 29 percent -- though in tech positions the figure is lower.

By October 3, 2014

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Microsoft shows off Sway presentation app for Office

The application, available today in preview form, is the newest member of the Office family.

By October 1, 2014

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With Windows Threshold, key changes behind the curtain

On Tuesday, Microsoft will offer details about the next version of Windows. Much of what really matters, says ZDNet's Mary Jo Foley, lies in how Redmond is building, testing and updating the OS.

By September 29, 2014

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Microsoft to open flagship store on Manhattan's Fifth Avenue

Microsoft confirms it is planning to open its first New York City flagship store -- just blocks from Apple's flagship shop known as the Cube.

By September 29, 2014

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Nokia pulling its maps from Windows Phone? That's 'Here'-say

Even as it expands to support iOS and Android, Nokia says it isn't abandoning Microsoft's Windows Phone platform with its Here mapping technology.

By September 25, 2014