Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is stepping down from the Microsoft board, effective immediately.
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Mary Jo Foley
Mary Jo has covered the tech industry for 30 years for a variety of publications and Web sites, and is a frequent guest on radio, TV and podcasts, speaking about all things Microsoft-related. She is the author of Microsoft 2.0: How Microsoft plans to stay relevant in the post-Gates era (John Wiley & Sons, 2008).
HTC launched a Windows Phone version of its HTC One on Verizon -- its first Windows Phone flagship in two years.
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Over the past few days, Azure and other Microsoft cloud services have been down for a number of users worldwide.
Microsoft is aiming to make available a technology preview of Windows Threshold around late September or early October.
Microsoft is surveying select users and partners about what it should name its unified IT pro show slated for next year. Here are the names said to be on the short list.
The cross-platform push may be on at 'cloud first/mobile first' Microsoft, but for now, Internet Explorer isn't one of the products the company is planning to make available on iOS or Android.
Microsoft's Visual Studio Online service has been down for a number of hours for many, if not all, users.
Microsoft is bringing 10 startups focusing on home-automation into its new home-automation accelerator starting this fall.
Microsoft is making firmware updates available for Surface RT, Surface Pro and Surface Pro 3 on its August Patch Tuesday. Here's what's inside.