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Meet Julie Larson-Green, the new head of Windows

Larson-Green, a corporate VP in Windows, is taking over for Windows President Steven Sinofsky, who has left the company.

By November 12, 2012


Diversity in tech: Going beyond lip service

Tech companies say they want more women and minorities. But who's actually doing something tangible?

By May 7, 2015


See Microsoft's Cortana-driven Work Assistant do someone's bidding

A new video purports to show the product, now being privately tested, in action. Destined for Windows 10, Work Assistant will enable you to give commands to your Office apps.

By February 9, 2015


Microsoft tests 'Work Assistant' app to help with Office tasks on phones

New application is designed to help users perform Office-related tasks on devices running Microsoft's OS for smartphones. Is this Bill Gates' "Personal Agent" project?

By February 6, 2015


Microsoft's karmic gaffe is 'opening up the conversation'

CEO Satya Nadella's comment that female employees should trust in karma opened Microsoft's eyes to unconscious bias.

By December 30, 2014


Nokia's Stephen Elop to helm Microsoft's hardware divison

Elop's return will see him take over Devices and Studios from Julie Larson-Green who will head to Applications and Services.

By February 24, 2014


Microsoft's hardware chief changes roles before Elop return

Julie Larson-Green to become leader of My Life & Work team, which is part of the company's Applications and Services Group.

By February 24, 2014


The Next Big Thing Extra

Brian Cooley interviews Microsoft's Julie Larson-Green on sensors, services, and new ways of computing and design.

By January 7, 2014


Microsoft to lose execs Bates and Reller, report says

Headed for the exit, according to Recode, are Tony Bates, who oversees business development, and Tami Reller, head of marketing for the software maker.

By March 2, 2014


Stephen Elop to oversee Microsoft's games and hardware

The Nokia boss will take charge of Microsoft's games and hardware, including Xbox, and the soon-to-be-acquired Nokia mobile division.

By February 25, 2014