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  1. Microsoft Launches Kinect for Windows

    5:22 pm 2/1/2012

    The Kinect offers speech and audio capabilities, and can see objects as close as 40 centimeters in front of the sensor.Read more

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  2. XBox Growth Drives Microsoft's Quarterly Results

    1:29 pm 1/19/2012

    Revenue in the tech giant's entertainment & devices unit rose 15 percent to $4.24 billion in the latest period.Read more

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  3. China Xbox Workers Threaten Suicide In Labor Protest

    12:30 pm 1/12/2012

    Dozens of workers climbed to a factory roof in Wuhan after manufacturer Foxconn Technology Group announced plans to shut down the assembly line. Read more

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  4. Amazon, Microsoft, Nokia Have Mulled Deal for Blackberry Maker (Report)

    11:08 am 12/21/2011

    News of the recent deal talks boosted shares of Research In Motion.Read more

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  5. Gore Verbinski's Blind Wink Productions, Microsoft Ink Content Partnership (Exclusive)

    9:00 am 12/6/2011

    Pact's first collaboration is an Xbox LIVE Arcade video game designed for Kinect.Read more

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  6. Xbox 360 Rolling Out Entertainment Apps to Expand Video Offers, Provide 'The Future of TV'

    9:00 pm 12/4/2011

    Microsoft is using its Kinect controller to bring voice and motion control to living room entertainment and its Bing search engine to make content search easier as it hopes to provide users with all their entertainment needs in one box.Read more

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  7. Yahoo: Microsoft Signs Pact to Join Lineup of Possible Bidders (Report)

    12:42 pm 11/23/2011

    The tech giant is seen as unlikely to buy Yahoo outright on its own, but has an interest in preserving its lucrative search ad partnership with the online firm.Read more

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  8. Yahoo, AOL, Microsoft Strike Internet Advertising Partnership

    2:05 pm 11/8/2011

    Under a non-exclusive pact, the three companies will still compete against one another even as they sell each others' advertising inventory.Read more

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  9. Yahoo Shareholder Slams Jerry Yang and Demands Two Board Seats

    5:27 pm 11/4/2011

    Daniel Loeb, CEO of investment fund Third Point, doesn't mince words in his criticism of the Internet company's co-founder.Read more

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  10. Bill Gates Returns Steve Jobs' Criticism With Praise (Video)

    11:49 am 10/31/2011

    The Microsoft chairman responded to a quote from the new biography "Steve Jobs" in which the deceased Apple CEO calls Gates unimaginative and accuses him of "shamelessly ripp[ing] off other people's ideas." Read more

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