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Microsoft Shares Hit a High With Promise of the Cloud’s Profit Margins

Microsoft Shares Hit a High With Promise of the Cloud’s Profit Margins

On Thursday, Microsoft said its gross profit margin from its commercial cloud business was 49 percent, much lower than its traditional software business, but still attractive and growing quickly.
Microsoft Shares Hit a High With Promise of the Cloud’s Profit Margins

Microsoft Shares Hit a High With Promise of the Cloud’s Profit Margins

On Thursday, Microsoft said its gross profit margin from its commercial cloud business was 49 percent, much lower than its traditional software business, but still attractive and growing quickly.
Bits: Daily Report: Microsoft, Ahead in the Cloud

Bits: Daily Report: Microsoft, Ahead in the Cloud

A Microsoft cloud computing center in Quincy, Wash.
Microsoft Unveils Its First Desktop PC

Microsoft Unveils Its First Desktop PC

Microsoft introduced its Surface Studio on Wednesday. The company also announced an update to its Windows 10 operating system that is designed to make creating, manipulating and viewing 3D objects
Microsoft Unveils Its First Desktop PC

Microsoft Unveils Its First Desktop PC

Microsoft introduced its Surface Studio on Wednesday. The company also announced an update to its Windows 10 operating system that is designed to make creating, manipulating and viewing 3D objects
Farhad and Mike’s Week in Tech: Microsoft, Apple and Halloween!

Farhad and Mike’s Week in Tech: Microsoft, Apple and Halloween!

Apple put out a new line of laptops, some of which included the Touch Bar.
Microsoft Puts Slack in Cross Hairs With New Office Chat App

Microsoft Puts Slack in Cross Hairs With New Office Chat App

Satya Nadella, chief executive of Microsoft, who is aiming to extend his recent run of success with the introduction of Microsoft Teams.
Microsoft Puts Slack in Cross Hairs With New Office Chat App

Microsoft Puts Slack in Cross Hairs With New Office Chat App

Satya Nadella, chief executive of Microsoft, who is aiming to extend his recent run of success with the introduction of Microsoft Teams.

Tech Tip: A Formula for Easier-to-Read Excel Work Sheets

Adding color or a shade of gray to every other row in your spreadsheet can help your eyes focus better on the information.
Farhad’s and Mike’s Week in Tech: Gaming as Prophylaxis to Elections

Farhad’s and Mike’s Week in Tech: Gaming as Prophylaxis to Elections

Sheryl K. Sandberg, the chief operating officer of Facebook, in January 2016. Facebook’s user growth defies the usual trajectories for social media companies.
How LinkedIn Drove a Wedge Between Microsoft and Salesforce

How LinkedIn Drove a Wedge Between Microsoft and Salesforce

The Foo Fighters performed for attendees of Dreamforce, Salesforce’s annual tech jamboree, in 2015. At the conference, Salesforce’s chief executive called Microsoft’s chief “an incredible visionary.”
Farhad’s and Mike’s Week in Tech: Gaming as Prophylaxis to Elections

Farhad’s and Mike’s Week in Tech: Gaming as Prophylaxis to Elections

Sheryl K. Sandberg, the chief operating officer of Facebook, in January 2016. Facebook’s user growth defies the usual trajectories for social media companies.
How LinkedIn Drove a Wedge Between Microsoft and Salesforce

How LinkedIn Drove a Wedge Between Microsoft and Salesforce

The Foo Fighters performed for attendees of Dreamforce, Salesforce’s annual tech jamboree, in 2015. At the conference, Salesforce’s chief executive called Microsoft’s chief “an incredible visionary.”
Parallels Between Europe’s Antitrust Cases Against Google and Microsoft

Parallels Between Europe’s Antitrust Cases Against Google and Microsoft

Google devices on display in San Francisco in 2015.
Parallels Between Europe’s Antitrust Cases Against Google and Microsoft

Parallels Between Europe’s Antitrust Cases Against Google and Microsoft

Google devices on display in San Francisco in 2015.
Microsoft Spends Big to Build a Computer Out of Science Fiction

Microsoft Spends Big to Build a Computer Out of Science Fiction

Todd Holmdahl will direct Microsoft’s quantum computing efforts.
Microsoft Spends Big to Build a Computer Out of Science Fiction

Microsoft Spends Big to Build a Computer Out of Science Fiction

Todd Holmdahl will direct Microsoft’s quantum computing efforts.
Microsoft Spends Big to Build a Computer Out of Science Fiction

Microsoft Spends Big to Build a Computer Out of Science Fiction

Todd Holmdahl will direct Microsoft’s quantum computing efforts.

Tech Tip: Making Movies With Windows 10

Microsoft’s Windows Movie Maker app is headed for retirement next year, but an updated version is promised and other programs may fill the void.
Tech Tip: Making Movies With Windows 10

Tech Tip: Making Movies With Windows 10

Microsoft’s Windows Movie Maker app is headed for retirement next year, but an updated version is promised and other programs may fill the void.