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 business and licence its patents for about CDN$7.6 billion. The deal puts even

Published on: September 3rd, 2013 Howard Solomon

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 Techflash blog first reported the news.The affected people are based around the world

Published on: November 4th, 2009 Nancy Gohring

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, but following his keynote speech he gathered with a small group of national

Published on: October 21st, 2009 Shane Schick

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 on the road Wednesday, hyping new products and the company’s focus on virtualization,

Published on: October 21st, 2009 Rafael Ruffolo

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 people will really think I’m out of touch.” The CEO of Microsoft Corp.

Published on: October 21st, 2009 Shane Schick

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 has to say the word and Yang will be sitting at the negotiating

Published on: November 6th, 2008 Juan Carlos Perez

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 yet: IBM used the conference as a stage to push its latest developments

Published on: October 31st, 2002 No Author