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First Microsoft Surface Pro 5 Reference Spotted

It’s about time. A Microsoft employee has confirmed that the company is developing the Surface Pro 5, revealing that this new tablet has been in works for a while. Redmond skipped its typical one-year

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No, LinkedIn Is Not Ending Support For Windows Phone App

Well, that’s a relief! News came out earlier today that LinkedIn was retiring its Windows Phone app, and the mobile application will not be supported come January 15. False news, that be. The discussion

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Microsoft On Track To Become The First $1 Trillion Company

Forecasts are forecasts, but there are some ground realities that are hard to deny. One such ground reality is that Microsoft could well beat Apple to the prestigious mark of the becoming first $1 trillion

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Satya Nadella Shares Microsoft’s Plans For LinkedIn

Well, this did not take long. Microsoft’s acquisition closed today, after it received the clearing from all the required regulatory bodies, including the European Commission. The final process did require

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European Commission Finally Clears Microsoft’s LinkedIn Deal

Well, the decision is in! And Microsoft’s $26.2 billion takeover of LinkedIn has been approved by EU regulators, making this the company’s largest acquisition to date. By quite some margin too. After

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Microsoft’s Proposed Concessions To EU For LinkedIn Deal Revealed

Well, it took a couple of days, but we finally have details of the concessions Microsoft has made to European antitrust regulators for LinkedIn, the professional network platform it acquired. In a $26.2

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Russia Bans LinkedIn

Gee, this is a strong hit for Microsoft. In what could be a sign of things to come, Russia has officially banned LinkedIn in the country, with Moscow asking ISPs to restrict access to the service. Russia

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Microsoft Offers Concessions Over LinkedIn Takeover Deal

What type of concessions? No idea yet, but apparently, Microsoft executives met with EU officials las week to discuss the LinkedIn acquisition and discuss the concerns expressed by other companies. The

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Microsoft Tried To Buy Facebook For $24 Billion

Those were the days! Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is in the mood to spill some secrets, and has rather interestingly, revealed that Redmond was in the mood to acquire Facebook. The social network. Of

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Salesforce Wants To Block Microsoft’s LinkedIn Deal

Even though it is already approved in several countries. Microsoft won a bidding war earlier this year to acquire LinkedIn, the business-oriented social network, and settled at $26.2 billion for the company. But

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