Microsoft offers grants to organizations working to improve affordable internet…

REDMOND, Wash. — Dec. 1, 2016 — On Thursday, Microsoft Corp. renewed its Affordable Access Initiative grant fund for a second year. The…



Microsoft announces quarterly dividend

REDMOND, Wash. — Nov. 30, 2016 — Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of…



Microsoft holds annual shareholder meeting

REDMOND, Wash. — Nov. 30, 2016 — Speaking to shareholders at Microsoft Corp.’s annual meeting on Wednesday, Chief Executive Officer…



Microsoft HoloLens is coming to Japan

TOKYO — Nov. 29, 2016 — Microsoft Corp. announced on Tuesday that Microsoft HoloLens, the world’s first self-contained holographic…



Microsoft contributes to open ecosystem by joining Linux Foundation and…

NEW YORK — Nov. 16, 2016 — On Wednesday, during its annual Connect(); developer event, Microsoft Corp. unveiled a series of products and…



Microsoft and Code.org announce free Minecraft Hour of Code tutorial for…

REDMOND, Wash. — Nov. 15, 2016 — Microsoft Corp. and Code.org on Tuesday unveiled the Minecraft Hour of Code Designer, a coding tutorial…



Microsoft announces largest wind energy purchase to date

REDMOND, Wash. — Nov. 14, 2016 — On Monday, Microsoft Corp. announced its largest purchase of wind energy to date with the signing of…



Microsoft unveils Microsoft Teams

REDMOND, Wash. — Nov. 2, 2016 — Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday unveiled Microsoft Teams, a new chat-based workspace that further enhances…



Microsoft introduces Surface Studio and the Windows 10 Creators Update

NEW YORK — Oct. 26, 2016 — Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday unveiled a broad vision to empower a new wave of creativity with a major update…



Microsoft Cloud strength highlights first quarter results

REDMOND, Wash. — October 20, 2016 — Microsoft Corp. today announced the following results for the quarter ended September 30, 2016:…



Microsoft launches Brazil Transparency Center to serve governments in Latin…

Brasília – October 19, 2016 – Microsoft launched in Brasília (DF) its first Transparency Center in Latin America. The facility…



Microsoft announces SAP’s choice of Azure to help enterprises transform HR

REDMOND, Wash. – Oct. 18, 2016 – Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday announced an expanded partnership with SAP to provide public cloud…



Microsoft and partners showcase cloud-enabled solutions for law enforcement at…

SAN DIEGO — Oct. 17, 2016 — Monday at the 123rd annual International Association of Chiefs of Police conference and exposition in San…



Microsoft announces global expansion for HoloLens

REDMOND, Wash. — Oct. 12, 2016 — On Wednesday, Microsoft Corp. announced that Microsoft HoloLens, the world’s first self-contained…



Microsoft announces quarterly earnings release date

REDMOND, Wash. — Oct. 7, 2016 — Microsoft Corp. will publish fiscal year 2017 first-quarter financial results after the close of the…



Microsoft and Advanced Energy Economy give predictive power to online advocacy…

REDMOND, Wash., and WASHINGTON — Oct. 6, 2016 — Thursday, Microsoft Corp. and the business group Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) announced…



Microsoft and Agder Energi collaborate to build an intelligent grid powered by…

KRISTIANSAND, Norway, and REDMOND, Wash. — Oct. 6, 2016 — Thursday at Nordic Edge Expo, Agder Energi, Microsoft Corp. and Powel AS…



ABB and Microsoft partner to drive digital industrial transformation

ZURICH – Oct. 4, 2016 – ABB and Microsoft Corp. today announced a strategic partnership to help industrial customers create new value…



Microsoft increases European cloud investment to $3 billion, unveils cloud…

DUBLIN — Oct. 3, 2016 — Reflecting the significant investment Microsoft Corp. is making in cloud computing in Europe, Microsoft CEO…



Microsoft expands artificial intelligence (AI) efforts with creation of new…

Computer vision luminary Harry Shum to lead more than 5,000 people worldwide REDMOND, Washington — Sept. 29, 2016 — Microsoft Corp.…



Microsoft and Bank of America Merrill Lynch collaborate to transform trade…

REDMOND, Wash., and NEW YORK — Sept. 27, 2016 — Today at Sibos, an annual conference organized by SWIFT for the financial industry,…



Microsoft and Workday announce global strategic partnership

CHICAGO – WORKDAY RISING – September 27, 2016 – Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) and Workday (NYSE: WDAY) today announced a global,…



Adobe and Microsoft partner in the Azure cloud to help businesses transform…

ATLANTA — Sept. 26, 2016 — Monday at Microsoft Ignite, Adobe and Microsoft Corp. announced plans for a strategic partnership to help…



Renault-Nissan and Microsoft partner to deliver the future of connected driving

PARIS, France & REDMOND, Wash. — Sept. 26, 2016 — The Renault-Nissan Alliance and Microsoft Corp. have signed a global, multiyear…



Microsoft unveils new offerings to empower IT and drive digital transformation

ATLANTA — Sept. 26, 2016 — At its annual Microsoft Ignite conference on Monday, Microsoft Corp. announced new products and services…



Microsoft announces quarterly dividend increase and share repurchase program

REDMOND, Wash. — Sept. 20, 2016 — Microsoft Corp. today announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.39 per…



Microsoft and Tuxera strengthen partnership through Tuxera SMB Server

REDMOND, Wash., and HELSINKI, Finland — Sept. 14, 2016 — On Wednesday, Microsoft Technology Licensing LLC and Tuxera Inc. announced…



Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online selected by HP to transform sales and partner…

REDMOND, Wash. — Sept. 12, 2016 — Microsoft Corp. has entered a six-year agreement with HP Inc. to deploy Microsoft Dynamics to…



Lenovo and Microsoft deepen strategic ties across devices

REDMOND, Wash., and BEIJING, China — Aug. 22, 2016 — Microsoft Corp. and Lenovo announced on Friday a deepening of their strategic…



Microsoft announces debt offerings

REDMOND, Wash. — Aug. 1, 2016 — Microsoft Corp. on Aug. 1 announced the pricing of its offering of $19.75 billion aggregate principal…