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  • Picking a CEO: Microsoft, others go with insiders

    February 5, 2014 5:55 AM

    NEW YORK (AP) - Companies looking for a leader face a big question: Pluck a CEO from the rank-and-file or a fresh face from outside the organization? Microsoft decided to take the former path. The software giant on Tuesday tapped 22-year company veteran Satya Nadella for the top job. The... more »
  • Kinect: Microsoft promises tech that learns you

    November 4, 2010 5:03 PM

    "Technology," says Microsoft's Alex Kipman, "is making us less human." Specifically, it's too hard to learn. Instead, Kipman asks, "What if technology had to learn you?" As director of incubation for Microsoft's console group, Kipman led the development of Kinect, the new motion-control system for the five-year-old Xbox 360. Kinect... more »
  • Microsoft Makes Big Push for New Game Audience

    June 14, 2010 9:23 PM

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - To appeal to families ready to graduate from the Nintendo Wii, Microsoft Corp. wants to build on the success of the Wii's motion-capture wand - by getting rid of the wand entirely. On Monday, Microsoft detailed its new Kinect game technology, coming this fall for the... more »
  • No major fixes for Windows 7

    November 12, 2009 2:21 PM

    SEATTLE (AP) - So far, so good for Microsoft's newest operating system for the personal computer. The new OS has reached its first few weeks on the market without the need for any security fixes. Windows 7 was released on October 22 and in the latest round of security patches... more »

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