Microsoft Ventures has made 14 publicly disclosed investments in startups since its founding in May. Here’s who is on the list.
Nokia fans can expect a new Nokia-branded smartphone by the first half of 2017, according to HMD, the company now behind the handsets.
A teardown from iFixit reveals that the all-in-one Surface Studio PC from Microsoft may not have memory that can be upgraded, but its on-board storage can be increased. The Surface Studio received a repairability score of 5 out of 10 from iFixit.
The problem of fake news isn’t just limited to election campaigns. Legitimate tech reporters have been tearing their hair out over bogus stories for years. The latest example is a report that Microsoft is giving telemetry information to a well-known security company. It’s not true, but Google and Bing don’t seem to care.
To get the European Union to approve the LinkedIn acquisition, Microsoft has presented the EU commission its LinkedIn concessions including allowing third-party developers access to the app. The decision for this $26 billion deal will be announced by Dec. 6.