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October 24, 2018 10:41 PM Microsoft’s Cloud Strategy Pays Off

Even with deceleration, Azure’s growth remains robust as sales rise 76% in the fiscal first quarter Microsoft Corp.’s cloud service is decelerating, but the company is making up for it through an offshoot of the business that mixes in its software sales, a key strategy for competing with market leader Amazon.com Inc. That strategy, called hybrid computing 80

October 19, 2018 12:38 PM Paul Allen's Stratolaunch, world's largest airplane, completes key taxi test days after his death

Paul Allen's Stratolaunch, the world's biggest airplane, completed a crucial taxi test just days after the billionaire philanthropist's death. The Microsoft co-founder's humongous plane is scheduled to leap into flight soon — after a few more tests like the most recent one, where it reached 80 miles per hour on a runway in the Mojave Desert. Sadly, Allen 458

October 15, 2018 11:03 PM Paul Allen's death sparks reactions from the NFL, Microsoft

Paul Allen, the co-founder of Microsoft, died on Monday from complications of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, his family said in a statement. Both the tech and sports worlds took to Twitter to remember Microsoft co-founder and Seattle Seahawks owner Paul Allen after he died on Monday from complications of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Vulcan, the company Allen founded 87

October 11, 2018 8:04 PM Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey denies using these devices

Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey holding a phone during a Sept. 5 appearance on Capitol Hill. (Reuters) Twitter users curious about CEO Jack Dorsey’s tech habits got some answers this week. Dave Gershgorn, a reporter for Quartz, tweeted at the 41-year-old Wednesday and pressed for details. It wasn’t long before AdWeek writer Marty Swant asked if Dorsey 89

October 11, 2018 11:00 AM Google Chromecast is losing the TV battle to Roku, Amazon

The new Google logo is displayed at the Google headquarters on September 2, 2015 in Mountain View, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Google is doing great on handheld screens. It's dabbling in larger screens with its smart displays, and its Chromebooks are holding their own on even bigger screens. But on the biggest screen in the house 107

October 10, 2018 3:02 AM G-Eazy and Halsey reunite at American Music Awards red carpet post-breakup

G-Eazy, left and Halsey attend the 2018 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on October 9, 2018 in Los Angeles, Calif. (Getty) Following their brief split, Halsey and G-Eazy want the world to know they’re a couple again. “G-Eazy and I are taking some time apart,” Halsey, 24, shared on Instagram Stories in July. “I’m eager to continue the upcoming 67

October 10, 2018 12:23 AM Thomas Rhett's American Music Awards flashy suit contains hidden tribute

Thomas Rhett attends the 2018 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on October 9, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Getty) The 28-year-old country star stepped out to the 2018 American Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Tuesday, rocking a teal suit with snazzy Gucci shoes. While he undoubtedly looked dapper, his awards show outfit 75

October 9, 2018 11:58 PM Carrie Underwood on bringing her kids on her 'Cry Pretty Tour 360' tour: 'I'm not going to sleep'

Carrie Underwood attends the 2018 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on October 9, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (John Shearer/Getty Images) Carrie Underwood will be bringing her little ones on her "Cry Pretty Tour 360" next year. "I'm not going to sleep," the country superstar admitted during the 2018 American Music Awards Red Carpet Live in Los Angeles 70

October 9, 2018 1:32 PM Microsoft expands cloud service in push for $10 billion Pentagon contract

(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) said on Tuesday its expanded Azure cloud service to help government clients save data on their own servers would be available by the end of the first quarter of 2019, as it battles with Amazon.com for a $10 billion Pentagon contract. The two companies are left in the fray for the lucrative contract after Alphabet Inc’s 82

October 8, 2018 3:18 PM Microsoft testing new game-streaming service

(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp is testing a new game streaming service called Project xCloud that is designed to work across PCs, consoles and mobile devices, the company said on Monday. “We are testing Project xCloud today. The test runs on devices (mobile phones, tablets) paired with an Xbox Wireless Controller through Bluetooth, and it is also playable 81