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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. Microsoft's Entertainment and Online Segments Outperform

    3:20 pm 10/20/2011

    The software giant says it earned $5.7 billion in its fiscal first quarter on $17.4 billion revenue.Read more

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  7. Microsoft's Kinect for Xbox 360 Teams With Disney for Fun, Sesame Workshop for Learning Products

    1:06 pm 10/18/2011

    The company wants to redefine learning with interactive TV, book and games offers that allow users to interact with the likes of Grover and Cookie Monster and let kids play with characters from "The Incredibles," "Toy Story 3" and "Cars 2." Read more

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  8. Microsoft Inks Multiple TV Content Deals for Xbox 360 Live

    12:18 pm 10/5/2011

    Bravo, Comcast and HBO Go are among the providers that will supply programming for the console, which will satisfy users’ gaming and TV needs via voice command and without multiple remotes. Read more

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  9. Apple Shares Hit All-Time High

    3:27 pm 7/18/2011

    A day ahead of its earnings release, the maker of the iPad and purveyor of iTunes boasts a market capitalization that soars above Google and Microsoft.Read more

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  10. Microsoft to Buy Skype for $8.5 Billion

    5:35 am 5/10/2011

    Skype will support Microsoft devices like Xbox and Kinect, Windows Phone and various Windows devices.Read more

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