The final software battle looms

The final software battle looms

Like a balloon that’s been inflated to the limit, the software industry is on the verge of bursting. News that...

September 30th, 2004 Michael MacMillan

Microsoft cuts advances for 2006 Longhorn release

Microsoft cuts advances for 2006 Longhorn release

Microsoft Corp. on Friday said it will sacrifice some key advances it had planned for Longhorn so it can deliver...

August 26th, 2004 Joris Evers

Windows XP Starter Edition to hit Asia in October

Windows XP Starter Edition to hit Asia in October

A simplified and lower-priced version of Microsoft Corp.'s Windows XP operating system (OS) will begin shipping to Malaysia, Indonesia and...

August 12th, 2004 Scarlet Pruitt

Windows XP Starter Edition to hit Asia in October

Windows XP Starter Edition to hit Asia in October

A simplified and lower-priced version of Microsoft Corp.'s Windows XP operating system (OS) will begin shipping to Malaysia, Indonesia and...

August 10th, 2004 Scarllet Pruitt

Microsoft to hire 7,000 people

Microsoft to hire 7,000 people

Microsoft Corp. recently said it plans to hire as many as 7,000 people in its current fiscal year and increase...

August 2nd, 2004 Joris Evers

UPDATE: Microsoft lets governments review Windows code

UPDATE: Microsoft lets governments review Windows code

Microsoft Corp. will give governments and international organizations access to the programming code underlying several versions of its Windows operating...

January 14th, 2003 Joris Evers

Judge accepts provisions

Judge accepts provisions

U.S. District Court Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly on Nov. 1 approved most of the provisions of a settlement deal between Microsoft...

November 28th, 2002 Nancy Weil

Microsoft loosens grip on software before ruling

Microsoft loosens grip on software before ruling

Microsoft Corp. said Monday that it is moving ahead to adopt some remedies of its proposed antitrust settlement with the...

August 5th, 2002 Scarlet Pruitt

Report: Microsoft poised to buy Navision

Report: Microsoft poised to buy Navision

Navision A/S has confirmed that it is considering a "strategic transaction," after a story in Tuesday's Financial Times (FT) newspaper...

April 29th, 2002 Gillian Law