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September 17, 2018 10:54 PM Mark Burnett Will Not Attend the Emmys After Alleged Fight with Tom Arnold: Report

While The Voice producer, 58, was accused of “choking” Arnold at a pre-Emmy Awards party on Sunday night, a source told The Wrap that Burnett’s decision to not attend had nothing to do with the comedian as he also didn’t attend last year’s award show. The two were attending the Evening Before the Primetime Emmy Awards, an annual charity event in Los Angeles 70

September 17, 2018 1:25 PM She Collects Marathons Between Deals for Microsoft

How Peggy Johnson prepared for the race in Berlin as part of her goal of running the five major events in her favorite sport When Peggy Johnson wants the upper hand in business negotiations, she picks up the pace. “When I run with customers, the goal is to go just fast enough so they can’t talk much and I can dominate the conversation,” she says. The 56-year-old 110

September 10, 2018 7:12 AM John Legend reaches EGOT status after winning Emmy for 'Jesus Christ Superstar'

John Legend, winner of the award for outstanding variety special for "Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert," poses in the press room during Night 2 of the Creative Arts Emmy Awards at The Microsoft Theater on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP) (2018 Invision) Singer John Legend achieved the coveted “EGOT” status 97

September 5, 2018 2:35 PM M&S recruits Loblaw executive to be new digital boss

LONDON (Reuters) - British retailer Marks & Spencer has recruited a senior Loblaw executive to be its new digital boss, it said on Wednesday. The clothing and food group said Jeremy Pee, currently senior vice president of Loblaw Companies Limited, Canada’s largest retailer, has been appointed to the new role of chief digital & data officer and will join on Dec. 3. Last November 94

August 30, 2018 3:42 PM Microsoft requires contractors to offer paid parental leave

Microsoft's suppliers and contractors will need to bolster their paid parental leave if they want to work with the tech giant. In a new policy announced Thursday, Microsoft said companies with more than 50 employees that do work for the tech company will have to offer employees a minimum of 12 weeks paid parental leave, for either a birth or adoption 81

August 30, 2018 3:01 PM Microsoft to Require Its Suppliers, Contractors to Give Paid Family Leave

Software company wants vendors to offer their employees benefits similar to Microsoft workers’ Microsoft Corp. will soon require its suppliers and contractors to provide at least 12 weeks of paid time off to new parents, the software giant said Thursday. The policy applies to Microsoft vendors with more than 50 employees and covers workers given substantial 78

August 21, 2018 10:35 PM ‎Microsoft Outlook on the App Store

Outlook lets you bring all your email accounts and calendars in one convenient spot. Whether it’s staying on top of your inbox or scheduling the next big thing, we make it easy to be your most productive, organized, and connected self. - Focus on the right things with our smart inbox - we help you sort between messages you need to act on straight away and everything 119

August 14, 2018 11:03 AM Microsoft Is Still Trying to Find Cortana’s Voice

The software giant’s digital assistant debuted before Amazon’s Alexa, but is still struggling to find an audience Microsoft Corp. is moving to retool Cortana, its digital voice assistant that has struggled as the software giant shackled it to the personal computer. When the assistant—named after a character from the Xbox videogame franchise “Halo”—was introduced 74

August 13, 2018 9:26 PM Tech Giants Pledge to Ease Patient, Provider Access to Health Data

Promise seen as opportunity to bring on data-driven revolution in health care WASHINGTON—Major tech companies committed Monday to removing technological barriers that have hindered patient and provider access to health-care data online. At a Trump administration event focused on developing more health-care apps, companies including Inc., Alphabet 62

August 3, 2018 10:00 AM Big Tech’s Path to $4 Trillion

Apple’s $1 trillion milestone is a harbinger for rising tech giants Amazon, Alphabet and Microsoft Apple Inc. became the first U.S. company ever to hit $1 trillion in market value on Thursday. The milestone was notable, if seemingly inevitable. Apple has been the world’s most valuable public company since 2012, when it was worth about half as much. It is also now nearly 89