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Microsoft to buy Nokia’s handset division

Microsoft Corp. finally has a smart phone strategy, striking deal to buy almost all of Nokia Corp.’s devices and services...

September 3rd, 2013 Howard Solomon

Microsoft lays off 800 people

Microsoft lays off 800 people

Microsoft is laying off another 800 people, adding to the 5,000 the company has already let go this year. The...

November 4th, 2009 Nancy Gohring

Q&A: Steve Ballmer on Canada, i4i and Quebec

Q&A: Steve Ballmer on Canada, i4i and Quebec

Steve Ballmer was focused on Windows 7, Windows Server RS and Exchange 2010 when he came to Toronto on Wednesday,...

October 21st, 2009 Shane Schick

Ballmer talks Windows 7 in T.O.

Ballmer talks Windows 7 in T.O.

Just hours before Windows 7 hits store shelves across Canada, Microsoft Corp. CEO Steve Ballmer took his company’s sales pitch...

October 21st, 2009 Rafael Ruffolo

Your Steve Ballmer questions answered!

Your Steve Ballmer questions answered!

“IT people all got their budget whacked,” according to Steve Ballmer. “If I don’t defer to that powerful market, these...

October 21st, 2009 Shane Schick

Yahoo desperate for deal with Microsoft?

Yahoo desperate for deal with Microsoft?

Yahoo CEO Jerry Yang has a message for his Microsoft counterpart Steve Ballmer: Microsoft should buy Yahoo, and Ballmer only...

November 6th, 2008 Juan Carlos Perez

Greg Enright: Summing up a solid show

Greg Enright: Summing up a solid show

Some random conclusions gleaned from Gartner's ITXpo Conference held last month in Orlando:Intelligent networks are coming, but they're not here...

October 31st, 2002 No Author