Category: Cloud Computing

SAN FRANCISCO — Microsoft’s hardware battles are denting earnings. It was smart phones, and this time it’s that the Surface computer line. Gains at the Redmond, Wash. computer giant jumped 28 percent to $4.8 billion in its fiscal third quarter. Sales soared, gaining 8 percent to $22 billion. Those gains are largely thanks to Microsoft’s cloud-computing division. […]

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SAN FRANCISCO — Microsoft Build 2017 kicks off Wednesday morning in Seattle, a homecoming for the giant of holding its annual developers conference here following decades. That’s an apt move considering that the battle between a few of tech’s biggest businesses in the arenas of home-assistant hardware, intelligence and augmented reality. Some 5,500 programmers have […]

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SAN FRANCISCO — Microsoft plans to shed thousands of jobs at a significant reboot to focus on its fast-growing business that is cloud-computing. “Microsoft is implementing modifications to better serve our clients and partners,” Microsoft said in a statement to USA TODAY.   “Today, we’re taking steps to notify some employees that their jobs are under consideration […]

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