U.S. IT job growth has been in a downward slump so far this year.
The city of Boston is moving its 75,000 employees and education users from Microsoft Exchange to Google Apps.
Microsoft announced on Monday that it has eliminated its "hybrid voice" feature from its Lync Online service.
After rolling out the fourth version of the Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit (EMET) in beta form last month, Microsoft will be releasing the final product on May 28.
Microsoft this week talked up Yammer prospects.
Microsoft may be considering buying Nook Media LLC for $1 billion, according to a Wednesday press report.
Microsoft's new corporate chief financial officer is Amy Hood, effective immediately.
Microsoft plans to release "Windows Blue" before the holiday season this year, according to a press account.
Microsoft on Tuesday announced a future effort to improve its Office Web Apps, including adding Google Chrome browser support for mobile Android devices and improved collaboration capabilities.
Microsoft "soon" will be delivering its updated SharePoint Online service.
Microsoft may be readying a future Windows desktop-as-a-service project, rumored to go by the code name "Mohoro."
A survey commissioned by VMware found that the move from Windows XP to Windows 7 has entailed weekend work for IT pros and downtime for end users.
Flexera Software updated FlexNet Connect and described its Windows XP migration tools.
Intel's next CEO will be its current COO, the company announced on Thursday.
Windows 8 adoption inched forward in April, marking a slow progress for Microsoft's newest desktop operating system.
IDC shared first-quarter tablet sales results today.
Microsoft and SUSE on Tuesday announced improved Hyper-V hypervisor interoperability.
Microsoft Open Technologies celebrated its one-year anniversary last week.
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Microsoft's Windows Azure cloud computing solution has hit the $1 billion annual sales mark, according to a recent press account.
A U.S. district court judge on Thursday issued conclusions favorable to Microsoft in assessing Motorola Mobility's standard-essential patent infringement claims.