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Microsoft Says Russian Hackers Viewed Some of Its Source Code

Microsoft Says Russian Hackers Viewed Some of Its Source Code

Microsoft Says Russian Hackers Viewed Some of Its Source Code Microsoft Says Russian Hackers Viewed Some of Its Source Code Microsoft said on Thursday that the far-reaching Russian cyberattack of U.S. government agencies and private corporations went further into its network than the company had previously revealed. While the hackers, suspected to be working for Russia’s S.V.R. intelligence agency, did …

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Marc Benioff Sets His Sights on Microsoft

Marc Benioff Sets His Sights on Microsoft

Marc Benioff Sets His Sights on Microsoft Marc Benioff Sets His Sights on Microsoft SAN FRANCISCO — Five years ago, Marc Benioff negotiated to sell Salesforce, the software company he co-founded in 1999 and has run ever since, to Microsoft. If the deal had gone through, he would have been richly rewarded — but, in the end, just another employee …

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Microsoft Takes Down a Risk to the Election, and Finds the U.S. Doing the Same

Microsoft Takes Down a Risk to the Election, and Finds the U.S. Doing the Same

Microsoft Takes Down a Risk to the Election, and Finds the U.S. Doing the Same Microsoft Takes Down a Risk to the Election, and Finds the U.S. Doing the Same What connection, if any, TrickBot’s operators share with the Kremlin remains an open question. But the acceleration of ransomware attacks on American municipalities and government agencies has led U.S. officials …

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Microsoft Says App Stores Should Be More Competitive

Microsoft Says App Stores Should Be More Competitive

Microsoft Says App Stores Should Be More Competitive Microsoft Says App Stores Should Be More Competitive SEATTLE — Microsoft on Thursday said it would give developers more control in its app store, providing a sharp contrast to Apple, which is facing growing pressure for its firm grip on its App Store. Microsoft on Thursday said that it was adopting 10 …

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Microsoft Acquires Video Game Company ZeniMax in $7.5 Billion Deal

Microsoft Acquires Video Game Company ZeniMax in $7.5 Billion Deal

Microsoft Acquires Video Game Company ZeniMax in $7.5 Billion Deal Microsoft Acquires Video Game Company ZeniMax in $7.5 Billion Deal “This really does align much more with what they’re doing,” said Rod Breslau, a former ESPN reporter who now covers esports and video games as a consultant. “If you try to compare how the TikTok deal ended up with Oracle …

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Walmart and Microsoft launch joint bid to buy TikTok | The Independent

Walmart and Microsoft launch joint bid to buy TikTok | The Independent

Walmart and Microsoft launch joint bid to buy TikTok | The Independent Walmart and Microsoft launch joint bid to buy TikTok | The Independent The retail giant confirmed to CNBC that it is interested in buying the viral video app. “We believe a potential relationship with TikTok US in partnership with Microsoft could add this key functionality and provide Walmart …

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In Bid for TikTok, Microsoft Flexes Its Power in Washington

In Bid for TikTok, Microsoft Flexes Its Power in Washington

In Bid for TikTok, Microsoft Flexes Its Power in Washington In Bid for TikTok, Microsoft Flexes Its Power in Washington Microsoft was undaunted. While initially adversarial, in early 2018 its lobbyists met with TV stations’ representatives at the National Association of Broadcasters’ Dupont Circle headquarters, hoping to find some common ground. Mr. Smith took the company’s argument to regulators. In …

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Walmart Joining Microsoft in TikTok Bid

Walmart Joining Microsoft in TikTok Bid

Walmart Joining Microsoft in TikTok Bid Walmart Joining Microsoft in TikTok Bid SAN FRANCISCO — The race to buy TikTok took another turn on Thursday when Walmart said it was teaming up with Microsoft on a potential bid for the popular Chinese-owned video app. The discussions are ongoing and other suitors for TikTok are involved, said two people close to …

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How TikTok’s Talks With Microsoft Turned Into a Soap Opera

How TikTok’s Talks With Microsoft Turned Into a Soap Opera

How TikTok’s Talks With Microsoft Turned Into a Soap Opera How TikTok’s Talks With Microsoft Turned Into a Soap Opera Even if one does take place, a TikTok sale — which has become a referendum on the U.S.-China relationship — may still be disrupted if Beijing or Mr. Trump weigh in. Mr. Trump has been highly involved, including talking to …

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Trump Says Microsoft Can Bid for TikTok

Trump Says Microsoft Can Bid for TikTok

Trump Says Microsoft Can Bid for TikTok Trump Says Microsoft Can Bid for TikTok A special government panel that examines national security threats, the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, has extended its deadline by 45 days to allow Microsoft to explore the purchase, a person familiar with the matter said. The 45-day extension was reported earlier by …

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