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Microsoft to sell Mediaroom IPTV business to Ericsson

The software giant says the sale -- for slightly less than $200 million, according to a person familiar with the deal -- will allow it to focus its TV efforts on Xbox, which will be updated this year.

By April 8, 2013

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Tomorrow Daily 008: Sub-orbital space capsules, Wi-Fi light art, and more

Rich and Ashley talk about some truly inspiring future tech on today's Tomorrow Daily.

By June 26, 2014

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Ericsson chief said to be candidate for Microsoft CEO

Hans Vestberg is among several candidates under consideration to replace departing CEO Steve Ballmer, Bloomberg reports.

By January 15, 2014

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Surgeon live-streams knee repair with Google Glass

A Google Glass-wearing surgeon transmits video of major knee surgery to colleagues and students. It's a first-of-its-kind moment in the US and a big step for wearable tech.

By August 28, 2013

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If nothing else, Microsoft's keeping business consultants busy

So Steve Ballmer announces a reorganization to bring more focus to Microsoft. It's almost an annual event.

By July 11, 2013

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Xbox executive to leave Microsoft for Zynga, report says

Microsoft's head of Interactive Entertainment Business, the unit responsible for Xbox, may be Zynga's next CEO, according to AllThingsD.

By July 1, 2013

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Intel loses key TV business engineer

Jim Baldwin, vice president and general manager of engineering for Intel Media, has left the company to pursue other opportunities.

By April 22, 2013

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How Nevada became America's Nuclear Age ground zero

For more than 40 years, the U.S. government tested nuclear weapons deep in the Nevada desert. Now the site is a reminder of what a scary world that was. CNET Road Trip 2012 investigates.

By July 7, 2012

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Report: Windows Phone 7 revenue an 'abysmal' $613 million

The Seattle PI calculates the fiscal 2011 sales that Microsoft took in from Windows Mobile and Windows Phone 7 at no more than "a mere" $613 million.

By August 1, 2011

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Report: Microsoft pitched Conan O'Brien on Xbox show

Microsoft's media ambitions could have given popular late-night TV host Conan O'Brien his own show on the company's latest game console.

By February 7, 2011