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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 Apr. 8, 2013

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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 Jan. 15, 2014

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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 Apr. 22, 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 Jul. 1, 2013

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Microsoft virtualizes IPTV suite

Microsoft has virtualized its Mediaroom IPTV server software to make it less expensive for smaller service providers to deploy its technology.

By May. 27, 2009

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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 Aug. 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 Jul. 11, 2013

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Microsoft shuffles Zune, Media Center units

The software maker says Enrique Rodriguez, who had been heading the Mediaroom, Zune, and Media Center efforts, is "pursuing other interests" inside and outside Redmond.

By Jan. 22, 2010

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Project Natal gets a date, but not a price tag

The Xbox 360 add-on is aimed for a holiday release, as had been expected. Redmond also touts Windows 7 sales numbers and shows off the latest PCs, including an HP tablet.

By Jan. 6, 2010

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IPTV comes to some Canadian Xbox 360 owners

Some lucky Canadian residents will be the first to get streaming TV through their Xbox 360 with a new service from telecommunications provider Telus.

By Aug. 5, 2010