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Aug 19, 2019 09:31 am ET
Thinking about trading options or stock in Salesforce, Facebook, Goldman Sachs, Microsoft, or NVIDIA?
NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for CRM, FB, GS, MSFT, and NVDA....
Aug 15, 2019 09:31 am ET
Thinking about trading options or stock in Walt Disney Co, Facebook, JPMorgan Chase, Microsoft, or Netflix?
NEW YORK, Aug. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for DIS, FB, JPM, MSFT, and NFLX....
Aug 12, 2019 03:30 am ET
Jio and Microsoft announce alliance to accelerate digital transformation in India
REDMOND, Wash., and MUMBAI, India, Aug. 12, 2019 /CNW/ -- Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (Jio), a subsidiary of Reliance Industries Limited, and Microsoft Corp. are embarking on a unique, comprehensive, long-term strategic relationship aimed at accelerating the digital transformation of the Indian economy and society. This 10-year commitment combines the world-class capabilities of both companies to offer a detailed set of solutions comprising connectivity, computing, storage solutions, and other technology services and applications essential for Indian businesses and will span the broad Reli...
Aug 12, 2019 03:30 am ET
Jio and Microsoft announce alliance to accelerate digital transformation in India
REDMOND, Wash., and MUMBAI, India, Aug. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (Jio), a subsidiary of Reliance Industries Limited, and Microsoft Corp. are embarking on a unique, comprehensive, long-term strategic relationship aimed at accelerating the digital transformation of the Indian economy and society. This 10-year commitment combines the world-class capabilities of both companies to offer a detailed set of solutions comprising connectivity, computing, storage solutions, and other technology services and applications essential for Indian businesses and will span the bro...
Aug 05, 2019 09:31 am ET
Thinking about trading options or stock in Apple, Facebook, Microsoft, NVIDIA, or Square?
NEW YORK, Aug. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AAPL, FB, MSFT, NVDA, and SQ....
Aug 02, 2019 09:31 am ET
Thinking about trading options or stock in Alibaba, Beyond Meat, Microsoft, Square, or Exxon Mobil?
NEW YORK, Aug. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for BABA, BYND, MSFT, SQ, and XOM....
Jul 30, 2019 11:00 am ET
Microsoft announces IoT Signals research report on state of IoT adoption
REDMOND, Wash., July 30, 2019 /CNW/ -- Microsoft Corp. today announced IoT Signals, a new research report designed to provide a global overview of the IoT landscape. Microsoft surveyed over 3,000 IoT decision-makers in enterprise organizations in order to give the industry a holistic, market-level view of the IoT ecosystem, including adoption rates, related technology trends, challenges, and benefits of IoT. The report indicates that IoT adoption is growing rapidly, and respondents believe 30% of their company's revenue two years from now will be due to IoT. Yet, the industry faces a signifi...
Jul 30, 2019 11:00 am ET
Microsoft announces IoT Signals research report on state of IoT adoption
REDMOND, Wash., July 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. today announced IoT Signals, a new research report designed to provide a global overview of the IoT landscape. Microsoft surveyed over 3,000 IoT decision-makers in enterprise organizations in order to give the industry a holistic, market-level view of the IoT ecosystem, including adoption rates, related technology trends, challenges, and benefits of IoT. The report indicates that IoT adoption is growing rapidly, and respondents believe 30% of their company's revenue two years from now will be due to IoT. Yet, the industry faces a ...
Jul 22, 2019 09:00 am ET
OpenAI forms exclusive computing partnership with Microsoft to build new Azure AI supercomputing technologies
Multiyear partnership founded on shared values of trustworthiness and empowerment, and an investment of $1 billion from Microsoft, will focus on building a platform that OpenAI will use to create new AI technologies and deliver on the promise of artificial general intelligence...
Jul 22, 2019 09:00 am ET
OpenAI forms exclusive computing partnership with Microsoft to build new Azure AI supercomputing technologies
Multiyear partnership founded on shared values of trustworthiness and empowerment, and an investment of $1 billion from Microsoft, will focus on building a platform that OpenAI will use to create new AI technologies and deliver on the promise of artificial general intelligence...
Jul 19, 2019 09:31 am ET
Thinking about trading options or stock in American Express, Hasbro, IBM, Microsoft, or Netflix?
NEW YORK, July 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AXP, HAS, IBM, MSFT, and NFLX....
Jul 19, 2019 09:00 am ET
Software AG Partners with Microsoft to Accelerate, Simplify Cloud Migrations
Software AG (Frankfurt, MDAX: SOW) and Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) today announced a powerful new solution with Microsoft that enables enterprises to accelerate and simplify migration to
Jul 18, 2019 04:07 pm ET
Microsoft earnings press release available on Investor Relations website
REDMOND, Wash., July 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Thursday announced that fiscal year 2019 fourth-quarter financial results are available on its Investor Relations website....
Jul 17, 2019 09:00 am ET
AT&T and Microsoft announce a strategic alliance to deliver innovation with cloud, AI and 5G
DALLAS and REDMOND, Wash., July 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T Communications and Microsoft Corp. are embarking on an extensive, multiyear alliance where the two companies will apply technologies, including cloud, AI, and 5G, to improve how people live and work today and in the future. Microsoft will be the preferred cloud provider for non-network applications, as part of AT&T's broader public cloud first strategy, and will support AT&T as it consolidates its data center infrastructure and operations....
Jul 16, 2019 07:57 pm ET
Xbox Announces Special Edition Xbox One X NBA® 2K20 Console Bundle Featuring Basketball Superstar Anthony Davis
Xbox today announced the Xbox One X NBA® 2K20 Special Edition bundle, offering fans the best value in games and entertainment alongside the opportunity to experience the series that’s creating what’s next in basketball culture. The special bundle features the newest Los Angeles Lakers and NBA® 2K20 cover star, Anthony Davis, who appeared today at the Microsoft Lounge to unveil a larger-than-life-size Microsoft Xbox One X with custom artwork.
Jul 11, 2019 08:20 pm ET
Microsoft announces investments to broaden opportunities for partners
Ahead of Microsoft Inspire, company shares how it is tuning partner investments for the cloud era, including updates to Teams, Dynamics 365, Azure...
Jul 11, 2019 08:20 pm ET
Microsoft announces investments to broaden opportunities for partners
Ahead of Microsoft Inspire, company shares how it is tuning partner investments for the cloud era, including updates to Teams, Dynamics 365, Azure...
Jul 09, 2019 09:00 am ET
Microsoft and ServiceNow Announce Strategic Partnership
Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) and ServiceNow (NYSE: NOW) today announced a broader strategic partnership intended to significantly enhance the integration and optimization of the companies’ products, platform and cloud capabilities. Through this expanded partnership, the companies will enable enterprise customers in certain highly regulated industries, as well as government customers, to accelerate their digital transformation and drive new levels of insights and innovation. And, for the first time, ServiceNow will house its full SaaS experience on Azure in addition to its own private cloud.
Jul 09, 2019 09:00 am ET
Watch Communications and Microsoft announce partnership to bring broadband internet to Indiana, Ohio and Illinois
REDMOND, Wash., July 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, Watch Communications and Microsoft Corp. announced an agreement aimed at closing the broadband gap, and the rural digital divide in particular, in the states of Indiana, Ohio and Illinois. The partnership is part of the Microsoft Airband Initiative, which is focused on extending broadband access to three million people in rural America by July 2022. ...
Jul 08, 2019 09:31 am ET
Thinking about trading options or stock in AMD, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Electronic Arts, Microsoft, or Toronto-Dominion Bank?
NEW YORK, July 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AMD, BMY, EA, MSFT, and TD....
Jul 03, 2019 02:54 pm ET
Microsoft announces quarterly earnings release date
REDMOND, Wash., July 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. will publish fiscal year 2019 fourth-quarter financial results after the close of the market on Thursday, July 18, 2019, on the Microsoft Investor Relations website at https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/Investor/. A live webcast of the earnings conference call will be made available at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Time....
Jun 06, 2019 01:00 pm ET
Microsoft announces 2019 Partner of the Year Award winners and finalists
Partners recognized for innovative solutions and making more possible for customers worldwide...
Jun 05, 2019 09:30 am ET
Microsoft and Integreon Mark 10 Years of Innovation, Remarkable Results, and Advancement in Legal Services Delivery
Today, Integreon, a leader in alternative legal and business services for law firms and corporations, celebrates a highly productive and transformative 10-year partnership with
Jun 05, 2019 08:05 am ET
Nasdaq Joins Microsoft to Increase Access to Real-Time U.S. Equity Market Data
Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) is collaborating with Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) to expand the use of real-time U.S. equity market data by individual investors. Through Excel, Bing, MSN, and other platforms and services owned by Microsoft, the general public,...
May 23, 2019 03:00 am ET
Microsoft and Eneco team up to drive sustainable business transformations: powering the cloud with clean energy
ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, and REDMOND, Wash., May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, Microsoft Corp. announced a new wind energy agreement in the Netherlands. Microsoft will purchase 90 MW from the massive 731.5 MW offshore wind project, Borssele III/IV, from Dutch sustainable energy company and wind farm developer Eneco. Eneco will provide Microsoft's datacenters with green power for 15 years starting in 2022. ...
May 22, 2019 01:00 pm ET
Microsoft recognizes outstanding contributions by suppliers
REDMOND, Wash., May 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On May 8, Microsoft Corp. announced the recipients of the 2019 Microsoft Supplier Program (MSP) Excellence Awards. The MSP Excellence Awards recognize excellence by Microsoft's top suppliers in performance, relationship, value, reduced risk, diversity, sustainability and impact sourcing. The MSP mission is enabling a compliant, capable and competitive supply base to deliver increasing value to Microsoft and its suppliers. Winners of the 2019 MSP Excellence Awards were vetted by an award selection committee including representatives from procuremen...
May 17, 2019 08:00 am ET
Microsoft and General Assembly launch partnership to close the global AI skills gap
REDMOND, Wash., May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. and global education provider General Assembly (GA) on Friday announced a partnership to close skills gaps in the rapidly growing fields of artificial intelligence (AI), cloud and data engineering, machine learning, data science, and more. This initiative will create standards and credentials for AI skills, upskill and reskill 15,000 workers by 2022, and create a pool of AI talent for the global workforce....
May 16, 2019 01:00 pm ET
Sony and Microsoft to explore strategic partnership
TOKYO and REDMOND, Wash., May 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Corporation (Sony) and Microsoft Corp. (Microsoft) announced on Thursday that the two companies will partner on new innovations to enhance customer experiences in their direct-to-consumer entertainment platforms and AI solutions. ...
May 10, 2019 09:31 am ET
InvestorsObserver releases stock and option data on Apple, Chevron, Microsoft, NVIDIA, and Square
NEW YORK, May 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AAPL, CVX, MSFT, NVDA, and SQ....
May 06, 2019 11:30 am ET
Microsoft introduces new cloud experiences and developer tools for all creators at Microsoft Build
REDMOND, Wash., May 6, 2019 /CNW/ -- Monday at Microsoft Build 2019, Microsoft Corp.'s annual developer conference, the company showcased new technologies for developers of all kinds to create intelligent and productive solutions. Microsoft customers and partners, including Starbucks, J.P. Morgan, Kroger, Spatial, Epic Games and others, are showcasing new solutions that deliver more intelligent, customer-centric experiences. ...
May 06, 2019 11:30 am ET
Microsoft introduces new cloud experiences and developer tools for all creators at Microsoft Build
REDMOND, Wash., May 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Monday at Microsoft Build 2019, Microsoft Corp.'s annual developer conference, the company showcased new technologies for developers of all kinds to create intelligent and productive solutions. Microsoft customers and partners, including Starbucks, J.P. Morgan, Kroger, Spatial, Epic Games and others, are showcasing new solutions that deliver more intelligent, customer-centric experiences. ...
May 02, 2019 05:00 pm ET
J.P. Morgan and Microsoft Announce Strategic Partnership to Drive Enterprise Adoption of Quorum
J.P. Morgan (NYSE: JPM) and Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) on Thursday announced they have signed a memorandum of understanding to form a strategic partnership to accelerate the adoption of enterprise blockchain. Through this partnership, Quorum, developed by J.P. Morgan, will become the first distributed ledger platform available through Azure Blockchain Service, enabling J.P. Morgan and Microsoft customers to build and scale blockchain networks in the cloud.
May 02, 2019 05:00 pm ET
Microsoft delivers new advancements in Azure from cloud to edge ahead of Microsoft Build conference
Microsoft continues commitment to building the most productive platform for developers, enables developers to take advantage of the latest computing trends...
May 02, 2019 05:00 pm ET
Microsoft delivers new advancements in Azure from cloud to edge ahead of Microsoft Build conference
Microsoft continues commitment to building the most productive platform for developers, enables developers to take advantage of the latest computing trends...
May 01, 2019 09:31 am ET
Thinking about buying stock in Aurora Cannabis, Microsoft, Novan, Impinj, or Qualcomm?
NEW YORK, May 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for ACB, MSFT, NOVN, PI, and QCOM....
Apr 30, 2019 09:00 am ET
VA and Microsoft partner to enhance care, rehabilitation and recreation for Veterans with limited mobility
WASHINGTON, April 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Microsoft Corp. announced a new collaboration to enhance opportunities for education, recreation and therapy for Veterans with mobility limitations by introducing the Xbox Adaptive Controller — a video game controller designed for people with limited mobility — in select VA rehabilitation centers around the country....
Apr 29, 2019 01:00 pm ET
Dell Technologies and Microsoft Expand Partnership to Help Customers Accelerate Their Digital Transformation
LAS VEGAS, April 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- DELL TECHNOLOGIES WORLD -- Dell Technologies (NYSE: DELL) and Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced they are expanding their partnership to address a wider range of customer needs and help accelerate digital transformations. Through this collaboration, the companies will deliver a fully native, supported, and certified VMware cloud infrastructure on Microsoft Azure. Additionally, joint Microsoft 365 and VMware Workspace ONE customers will be able to manage Office 365 across devices via cloud-based integration with Microsoft Intune and Azure Active Dire...
Apr 29, 2019 09:00 am ET
Mid-Atlantic Broadband Communities Corp. and Microsoft to build the SOVA Innovation Hub in southern Virginia
SOUTH BOSTON, Va., April 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Mid-Atlantic Broadband Communities Corp. (MBC) and Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced a partnership to build the SOVA Innovation Hub in Southern Virginia. MBC will invest over $5 million to build the SOVA Innovation Hub, which will be located in downtown South Boston, Va., to help meet its growing need for office space. Microsoft, through its TechSpark initiative, will use the space to encourage innovation and spur economic opportunities in the region. The facility will also bring together local nonprofit organizations from throughout Southe...
Apr 25, 2019 01:12 pm ET
Media Advisory - Microsoft partners with Mohawk Council of Kahnawá:ke to offer an ai workshop helping youth in underserved communities
KAHNAWÁ:KE, QC, April 25th, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada's digital economy is growing at an unprecedented rate and it is rapidly outpacing our skilled digital workforce. Without skilled digital workers to meet the demand, we risk leaving economic opportunity on the table and, in the long term, falling behind....
Apr 25, 2019 09:31 am ET
Thinking about buying stock in Anadarko Petroleum Corp., Facebook Inc., Microsoft Corp., Midatech Pharma, or New Age Beverages Corp.?
NEW YORK, April 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for APC, FB, MSFT, MTP, and NBEV....
Apr 24, 2019 04:07 pm ET
Microsoft earnings press release available on Investor Relations website
REDMOND, Wash., April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday announced that fiscal year 2019 third-quarter financial results are available on its Investor Relations website....
Apr 23, 2019 09:00 am ET
Middle East's sustainability pioneer, Bee'ah, selects Johnson Controls and Microsoft for its office of the future
REDMOND, Wash., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, executives from Johnson Controls, Microsoft Corp. and the Middle East's sustainability pioneer, Bee'ah, announced an agreement to enhance Bee'ah's new headquarters in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, with a sweeping array of artificial intelligence (AI) and smart building solutions powered by Microsoft. ...
Apr 22, 2019 09:31 am ET
Option-trading opportunities on Altaba Inc., Apple Inc., The Blackstone Group, Microsoft Corp., Stoneco Ltd.
NEW YORK, April 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AABA, AAPL, BX, MSFT, and STNE....
Apr 16, 2019 08:40 am ET
Investor Expectations to Drive Momentum within Microsoft, Chico's FAS, Hawaiian, Semtech, Aramark, and Avnet — Discovering Underlying Factors of Influence
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Capital Review released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS), Hawaiian...
Apr 16, 2019 12:00 am ET
Microsoft increases carbon fee while announcing commitment to double down on sustainability
Informed by new research from PwC UK that shows AI can boost global GDP by up to 4.4% and reduce emissions by 4% by 2030, Microsoft commits to a tech-first approach to drive progress across operations, products, customers and data science...
Apr 16, 2019 12:00 am ET
Microsoft increases carbon fee while announcing commitment to double down on sustainability
Informed by new research from PwC UK that shows AI can boost global GDP by up to 4.4% and reduce emissions by 4% by 2030, Microsoft commits to a tech-first approach to drive progress across operations, products, customers and data science...
Apr 12, 2019 12:00 pm ET
Microsoft expands clean energy, connectivity investments in Washington state with Chelan Public Utility District
REDMOND, Wash. and WENATCHEE, Wash., April 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. today announced new agreements to boost clean energy and connectivity in Washington state. The two agreements with Chelan County Public Utility District (PUD) will see Microsoft receive carbon-free electricity to power its Puget Sound campuses and partner with the PUD on broadband connectivity in Chelan County.  ...
Apr 10, 2019 04:07 pm ET
Microsoft announces quarterly earnings release date
REDMOND, Wash., April 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. will publish fiscal year 2019 third-quarter financial results after the close of the market on Wednesday, April 24, 2019, on the Microsoft Investor Relations website at https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/Investor/. A live webcast of the earnings conference call will be available at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Time....
Apr 09, 2019 07:54 am ET
Cerner Announces Agreement with Starboard Value Regarding Board Refreshment, Operational Improvement Initiatives and Expanded Capital Return Program to Drive Next Phase of Profitable Growth and Value
Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ: CERN) (“Cerner” or the “Company”) today announced that the Company has entered into a cooperation agreement (the “Cooperation Agreement”) with Starboard Value LP (together with certain of its affiliates, “Starboard”)....
Apr 05, 2019 04:15 pm ET
BetterInvesting Magazine Releases June Stock to Study And Undervalued Stock Choices For Investors' Informational And Educational Use
MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich., April 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Microsoft Corporation (NDQ: MSFT) as its June 2019 "Stock to Study" and Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) as its June 2019 "Undervalued Stock" for investors' informational and educational use....
Apr 03, 2019 04:00 am ET
Microsoft And OpenClassrooms To Train Students To Fill High-Demand AI Jobs
PARIS, April 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. and online education leader OpenClassrooms are announcing a new partnership to train and prepare students for artificial intelligence (AI) jobs in the workplace. The collaboration is designed to provide more students with access to education to learn in-demand skills and to qualify for high-tech jobs, while giving employers access to great talent to fill high-tech roles....
Apr 02, 2019 09:31 am ET
Option-trading opportunities on American Airlines, Bank of America Corp., Microsoft Corp., AT&T Inc., and Wells Fargo & Co.
NEW YORK, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AAL, BAC, MSFT, T, and WFC....
Apr 02, 2019 05:00 am ET
Microsoft and the BMW Group launch the Open Manufacturing Platform
HANNOVER, Germany, April 2, 2019 /CNW/ -- Today, at Hannover Messe, Microsoft Corp. and the BMW Group announced a new community initiative to enable faster, more cost-effective innovation in the manufacturing sector. In manufacturing today, production and profitability can be hindered by complex, proprietary systems that create data silos and slow productivity. The Open Manufacturing Platform (OMP) is designed to break down these barriers through the creation of an open technology framework and cross-industry community. The initiative is expected to support the development of smart factory s...
Apr 02, 2019 05:00 am ET
Microsoft and the BMW Group launch the Open Manufacturing Platform
HANNOVER, Germany, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, at Hannover Messe, Microsoft Corp. and the BMW Group announced a new community initiative to enable faster, more cost-effective innovation in the manufacturing sector. In manufacturing today, production and profitability can be hindered by complex, proprietary systems that create data silos and slow productivity. The Open Manufacturing Platform (OMP) is designed to break down these barriers through the creation of an open technology framework and cross-industry community. The initiative is expected to support the development of smart fa...
Mar 28, 2019 09:31 am ET
Option-trading opportunities on Advanced Micro Devices, Centene Corp., Jd.com Inc., Microsoft Corp., and Procter & Gamble Co.
NEW YORK, March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AMD, CNC, JD, MSFT, and PG....
Mar 27, 2019 01:00 pm ET
Adobe, Microsoft and SAP Announce New Open Data Initiative Details
Today at Adobe Summit, the industry’s leading customer experience conference, Adobe (Nasdaq:ADBE) CEO Shantanu Narayen and Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT” @microsoft) CEO Satya Nadella revealed additional details about the Open Data Initiative (ODI). As originally announced last September, Adobe, Microsoft and SAP (NYSE:SAP) have embarked on a new approach to business data that will help companies transform their customer experiences through real-time insights delivered from the cloud.
Mar 25, 2019 10:53 am ET
S&P 500 Q4 2018 Buybacks Set 4th Consecutive Quarterly Record at $223 Billion; 2018 Sets Record $806 Billion
NEW YORK, March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI") announced today that preliminary Q4 2018 S&P 500® stock buybacks, or share repurchases, set a fourth consecutive record of $223.0 billion. This displaces the previous record of $203.8 billion, set during Q3 2018 and is a 62.8% increase from the $137.0 billion reported for Q4 2017. ...
Mar 22, 2019 12:00 pm ET
Microsoft Teams wins Best of Enterprise Connect Overall award
ORLANDO, Fla., March 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- At Enterprise Connect 2019, Microsoft Corp. was awarded top honors for its new vision for Microsoft Teams, which is focused on making communication and collaboration easier for the entire workforce, including those on the Firstline. This is the second year in a row that Microsoft has been chosen for the Best of Enterprise Connect Overall award, which is presented to a company making significant technology advancements within the enterprise communications and collaboration industry....
Mar 18, 2019 09:31 am ET
Option-trading opportunities on The Boeing Co., Coty Inc., Microsoft Corp., Rite Aid Corp., and Zogenix Inc.
NEW YORK, March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for BA, COTY, MSFT, RAD, and ZGNX....
Mar 14, 2019 02:00 pm ET
Microsoft and Facebook announce formation of the Co-Packaged Optics Collaboration under the Joint Development Foundation
REDMOND, Wash. and MENLO PARK, Calif., March 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Datacenter architectures are growing at a rapid rate, and switch designs are evolving to support greater networking demands. Technical challenges associated with these demands have the potential to impact the adoption of future technologies if left unaddressed. Co-packaging optics and ASICs have the potential to address these challenges by reducing the length of the switch-optic interconnects, thus lowering the power consumption of the switch-optic electrical I/O....
Mar 11, 2019 08:15 pm ET
Microsoft announces quarterly dividend
REDMOND, Wash., March 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.46 per share. The dividend is payable June 13, 2019, to shareholders of record on May 16, 2019. The ex-dividend date will be May 15, 2019. ...
Mar 07, 2019 07:00 am ET
EDP Renewables, Microsoft execute wind energy agreement in Ohio
HOUSTON, and REDMOND, Wash., March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- EDP Renewables SA (EDPR), through its fully owned subsidiary EDP Renewables North America LLC, and Microsoft Corp. have executed two 15-year power purchase agreements (PPA) totaling 125 megawatts (MW) that will bring the Timber Road IV Wind Farm to Ohio's Paulding County. These PPAs are included in the announcement EDPR issued on July 24, 2018. ...
Mar 06, 2019 01:54 pm ET
Microsoft Strengthens Global Energy Portfolio with 74 Megawatts of North Carolina Solar Power From Invenergy's Wilkinson Solar Energy Center
CHICAGO, March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. and Invenergy, a leading U.S.-based, privately held global developer and operator of sustainable energy solutions, today announced a 74-megawatt solar project in North Carolina. The new project will deliver economic investment and jobs for Beaufort County, clean energy to Microsoft, and growth to the U.S. solar power industry....
Feb 27, 2019 12:00 pm ET
Microsoft recognizes 19 military spouses who completed the inaugural Military Spouse Technology Academy pilot program
Program is part of Microsoft's commitment to support the entire veteran community through its cornerstone program, Microsoft Software & Systems Academy for transitioning veterans, as well as its YouthSpark for military children initiative...
Feb 27, 2019 08:35 am ET
Market Trends Toward New Normal in Microsoft, Western Digital, The Kraft Heinz, Oracle, Liberty Property Trust, and Medtronic — Emerging Consolidated Expectations, Analyst Ratings
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Western Digital Corporation...
Feb 27, 2019 03:00 am ET
Microsoft collaborates with Telecom Egypt to extend its global cloud network to Egypt
BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, during MWC Barcelona, Microsoft Corp. and Telecom Egypt announced their collaboration to extend Microsoft's cloud network to Egypt. Telecom Egypt will provide low-latency connectivity into and across Egypt to help enhance performance and increase reliability for customers of Microsoft services. The partnership will increase Microsoft's reach to the large Egyptian market in addition to improving connectivity across North Africa and the Middle East. ...
Feb 25, 2019 08:00 am ET
Telefónica and Microsoft establish strategic partnership to design the telco of the future
BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday at Mobile World Congress, Telefónica and Microsoft Corp. announced a strategic partnership to collaborate on projects to accelerate Telefónica innovation and transform the telecommunications industry. Building on Telefónica and Microsoft's previous work together around the use of data and Telefónica's Fourth Platform to power offerings such as Aura, its AI-powered digital assistant, the new agreement will combine the power of Telefónica's state-of-the-art networks, unique customer proposition and global reach with the Microsoft Azure ...
Feb 22, 2019 07:00 am ET
Albertsons Companies to Transform Experiences for Shoppers with Microsoft Cloud and AI
BOISE, Idaho and REDMOND, Wash., Feb. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Albertsons Companies, one of the largest food and drug retailers in the United States, is betting on cloud solutions from Microsoft Corp., including Microsoft Azure and Microsoft 365, to provide new and transformative experiences to customers and employees. By leveraging Microsoft Azure as the grocer's preferred cloud platform, Albertsons Cos. will be able to reduce friction in the shopping experience. ...
Feb 12, 2019 07:00 am ET
Microshare® Inc. Closes $5M Investment Including Motley Fool Participation
Following its recent acceptance into Microsoft’s coveted Co-Sell program (NASDAQ:MSFT), Microshare Inc. announced the closing of $5 million in investments, with the largest share by the global investment advisor Motley Fool. Philadelphia-based...
Feb 06, 2019 08:31 am ET
Option-trading strategies on Advanced Micro Devices, General Electric, NVIDIA, Microsoft, and AT&T
NEW YORK, Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AMD, GE, MSFT, NVDA, and T....
Feb 04, 2019 10:59 am ET
New Accenture Microsoft Business Group Will Empower Enterprises to Thrive in the Era of Digital Disruption
Accenture (NYSE:ACN) and Microsoft Corp., in conjunction with their joint venture Avanade, today announced the launch of the Accenture Microsoft Business Group. The new group elevates a longstanding strategic alliance, expanding combined service capabilities, global scale and joint solution development to help clients overcome disruption and lead transformation in their industries. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation.
Jan 30, 2019 03:06 pm ET
Microsoft earnings press release available on Investor Relations website
REDMOND, Wash., Jan. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday announced that fiscal year 2019 second-quarter financial results are available on its Investor Relations website....
Jan 30, 2019 09:30 am ET
Microsoft Partners With Le Camp Incubator & Accelerator to Help Grow Innovative Startups in Quebec
Microsoft invests more than $1 million in cash, product and business services to help Quebec startups thrive ...
Jan 28, 2019 08:31 am ET
Option-trading opportunities on Advanced Micro Devices, Alibaba, Microsoft, PG&E Corp, and Overstock.com
NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AMD, BABA, MSFT, OSTK, and PCG....
Jan 17, 2019 08:31 am ET
Option-trading opportunities on Alibaba, Citigroup, Macy's Incorporated, Microsoft, and NVIDIA
NEW YORK, Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for BABA, C, M, MSFT, and NVDA....
Jan 17, 2019 03:05 am ET
Moovly Integrates with Microsoft OneDrive, Driving Customer Value in Moovly Studio
Moovly Media Inc. (TSX VENTURE: MVY) (OTC: MVVYF) (FRANKFURT: 0PV2) ("Moovly" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the integration of Moovly Studio with OneDrive, a file hosting and synchronization service operated by Microsoft Corporation...
Jan 16, 2019 11:00 pm ET
Microsoft commits $500 million to tackle affordable housing crisis in Puget Sound region
REDMOND, Wash., Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday announced a $500 million commitment to preserve existing affordable housing, spur construction of new units, and partner with nonprofits to address the affordable housing crisis on the Eastside of King County and the Puget Sound region. Microsoft's commitment will include: ...
Jan 16, 2019 03:05 pm ET
Microsoft announces quarterly earnings release date
REDMOND, Wash., Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. will publish fiscal year 2019 second-quarter financial results after the close of the market on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, on the Microsoft Investor Relations website at https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/Investor/. A live webcast of the earnings conference call will be available at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Time....
Jan 15, 2019 07:30 am ET
Walgreens Boots Alliance and Microsoft establish strategic partnership to transform health care delivery
DEERFIELD, Ill., and REDMOND, Wash., Jan. 15, 2019 /CNW/ -- Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (WBA) and Microsoft Corp. have joined forces to develop new health care delivery models, technology and retail innovations to advance and improve the future of health care. The companies will combine the power of Microsoft Azure, Microsoft's cloud and AI platform, health care investments, and new retail solutions with WBA's customer reach, convenient locations, outpatient health care services and industry expertise to make health care delivery more personal, affordable and accessible for people around t...
Jan 15, 2019 07:30 am ET
Walgreens Boots Alliance and Microsoft establish strategic partnership to transform health care delivery
DEERFIELD, Ill., and REDMOND, Wash., Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (WBA) and Microsoft Corp. have joined forces to develop new health care delivery models, technology and retail innovations to advance and improve the future of health care. The companies will combine the power of Microsoft Azure, Microsoft's cloud and AI platform, health care investments, and new retail solutions with WBA's customer reach, convenient locations, outpatient health care services and industry expertise to make health care delivery more personal, affordable and accessible for people a...
Jan 07, 2019 05:30 am ET
Kroger and Microsoft Partner to Redefine the Customer Experience and Introduce Digital Solutions for the Retail Industry
CINCINNATI and REDMOND, Wash., Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) and Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) today announced a collaboration to redefine the customer experience using Kroger Technology products powered by Microsoft Azure, the retailer's preferred cloud platform for Retail as a Service (RaaS). Through this innovative partnership, Kroger will pilot a connected store experience and together with Microsoft, jointly market a commercial RaaS product to the industry. ...
Dec 31, 2018 08:31 am ET
Option-trading opportunities on Colgate-Palmolive Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Microsoft Corp., Micron Technology, Inc., and Snap Inc.
NEW YORK, Dec. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for CL, JPM, MSFT, MU, and SNAP....
Dec 19, 2018 08:00 am ET
ZestFinance To Deliver First Fully Explainable Artificial Intelligence Solution For Credit Underwriting with Microsoft Cloud
LOS ANGELES, Dec. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, ZestFinance announced a strategic collaboration with Microsoft to deploy Zest's machine learning (ML) software tools directly on Microsoft Azure and Machine Learning Server platforms to deliver the first fully explainable artificial intelligence (AI) solution for highly regulated industries, starting with the financial sector. Banks and lenders that have been eager to put more profitable ML models to work no longer have to be held back by concerns over ML's historic lack of transparency....
Dec 18, 2018 10:00 am ET
S&P 500 Q3 2018 Buybacks Surpass $200 Billion Mark for the First Time Ever
NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI") announced today that preliminary Q3 2018 S&P 500® stock buybacks, or share repurchases, surpassed the $200 billion mark for the first time to set a record $203.8 billion. This is the third consecutive record, displacing the prior quarterly record of $190.6 billion, set during Q2 2018 and a 57.7% increase from the $129.2 billion reported for Q3 2017. For the first three quarters of 2018, buybacks are up 52.6% to $583.4 billion from the prior year's $382.4 billion, and stand 1% away from the annual re...
Dec 13, 2018 11:00 am ET
BlackRock and Microsoft to Reimagine Retirement
BlackRock and Microsoft are reimagining America’s path toward achieving greater financial security in retirement. Bringing together BlackRock’s investment capabilities and Microsoft’s technology strength, the two companies are jointly exploring next generation solutions to help more people make better decisions as they work toward their financial goals in retirement.
Dec 11, 2018 08:00 am ET
M12 and VC partners award $4 million to two women-led companies transforming enterprise tech
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq "MSFT" @microsoft) venture fund M12, in partnership with EQT Ventures and SVB Financial Group, announced the two winners of the Female Founders Competition: Acerta and Mental Canvas. The companies and their founders, Greta Cutulenco (CEO and co-founder, Acerta) and Julie Dorsey (founder and chief scientist, Mental Canvas) beat out several hundred applicants to receive $2 million each in venture funding, along with access to technology resources and more to help progress the future of their businesses.  ...
Dec 11, 2018 07:30 am ET
11 changemakers chosen as recipients of Microsoft and National Geographic AI for Earth Innovation Grants
New grant offers awards of more than $1.2 million to advance uses of artificial intelligence in scientific exploration and research on critical environmental challenges...
Dec 11, 2018 07:30 am ET
11 changemakers chosen as recipients of Microsoft and National Geographic AI for Earth Innovation Grants
New grant offers awards of more than $1.2 million to advance uses of artificial intelligence in scientific exploration and research on critical environmental challenges...
Dec 10, 2018 08:31 am ET
Thinking about buying stock in Apple Inc., Advanced Micro Devices Inc., Cronos Group Inc., Microsoft Corp. or Tesla Inc.?
NEW YORK, Dec. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AAPL, AMD, CRON, MSFT, and TSLA....
Dec 06, 2018 08:15 am ET
Recent Analysis Shows Microsoft, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, F5 Networks, Green Plains Partners LP, Itron, and Progress Software Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc....
Dec 04, 2018 11:00 am ET
Microsoft increases commitment to eliminate the US rural broadband gap
WASHINGTON, Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 19 million people living in rural America do not have access to broadband, a service as necessary as electricity in today's digital economy. Today, at an event in Washington, D.C., Microsoft President Brad Smith reiterated his call for a national strategy to close the rural broadband gap and highlighted that this is a problem the country can solve. Smith also announced a significantly increased commitment by Microsoft to help tackle the problem.  ...
Dec 04, 2018 08:31 am ET
Alibaba, Microsoft, Micron, Netflix, and NVIDIA and more offer option-trading opportunities that offer returns of more than 20%
NEW YORK, Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for BABA, MSFT, MU, NFLX, and NVDA....
Dec 03, 2018 07:55 am ET
Mastercard, Microsoft Join Forces to Advance Digital Identity Innovations
Mastercard (NYSE: MA) and Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT” @microsoft) today announced a strategic collaboration to improve how people manage and use their digital identity.
Nov 28, 2018 05:00 pm ET
Microsoft announces quarterly dividend increase
REDMOND, Wash., Nov. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.46 per share. The dividend is payable March 14, 2019, to shareholders of record on Feb. 21, 2019. The ex-dividend date will be Feb. 20, 2019. ...
Nov 28, 2018 12:50 pm ET
Microsoft holds annual shareholders meeting
REDMOND, Wash., Nov. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Speaking to shareholders at Microsoft Corp.'s annual meeting on Wednesday, Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella highlighted the importance of creating technology that benefits people and society broadly, and the opportunity for Microsoft to help its customers and partners thrive in a world where every company is a software company. ...
Nov 14, 2018 08:31 am ET
Apple, Alibaba, Microsoft, Netflix, and Tesla Inc. offer option-trading opportunities that offer returns of more than 20%
NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AAPL, BABA, MSFT, NFLX, and TSLA....
Nov 13, 2018 10:30 am ET
Microsoft and Nielsen Accelerate Retail Innovation Through Data and AI; Announce Strategic Alliance
NEW YORK and REDMOND, Wash., Nov. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) and Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) today released details around a newly developed, enterprise data solution that democratizes one of the largest consumer data sets in the world. This strategic alliance has been brought to life through Nielsen Connect, powered by Microsoft Azure, the trusted and global-scale intelligent cloud platform....
Nov 09, 2018 08:00 am ET
Gap Inc. accelerates digital transformation with Microsoft Cloud
REDMOND, Wash., Nov. 9, 2018 /CNW/ -- On Friday, Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) announced it has established a strategic partnership with Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) to drive its digital transformation strategies and continue to create new customer experiences across all brands, including Old Navy, Gap, Banana Republic, Athleta, Hill City and Intermix. With Microsoft as its primary cloud provider, Gap Inc. is focused on technology innovation, speed and flexibility, using Microsoft Azure and Microsoft 365 to deploy new business capabilities and work more efficiently across the organization. ...
Nov 09, 2018 08:00 am ET
Gap Inc. accelerates digital transformation with Microsoft Cloud
REDMOND, Wash., Nov. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) announced it has established a strategic partnership with Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) to drive its digital transformation strategies and continue to create new customer experiences across all brands, including Old Navy, Gap, Banana Republic, Athleta, Hill City and Intermix. With Microsoft as its primary cloud provider, Gap Inc. is focused on technology innovation, speed and flexibility, using Microsoft Azure and Microsoft 365 to deploy new business capabilities and work more efficiently across the organization. ...
Nov 08, 2018 09:00 am ET
Native Network and Microsoft announce agreement to deliver broadband internet to rural communities in Montana and Washington
REDMOND, Wash., Nov. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, Native Network and Microsoft Corp. announced a new agreement to provide broadband internet access to approximately 73,500 unserved people in rural communities in Washington and Montana. The partnership is part of the Microsoft Airband Initiative, which aims to extend broadband access to 2 million people in unserved portions of rural America by July 4, 2022. ...
Nov 06, 2018 08:31 am ET
Option trading opportunities on Activision Blizzard, Caterpillar Inc., Microsoft, Netflix, and Wells Fargo & Co.
CHICAGO, Nov. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for ATVI, CAT, MSFT, NFLX, and WFC....
Oct 29, 2018 07:40 am ET
Analysis: Positioning to Benefit within Neogen, KAR Auction Services, Apogee Enterprises, Microsoft, MBIA, and Crane — Research Highlights Growth, Revenue, and Consolidated Results
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ:NEOG), KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR),...
Oct 29, 2018 05:00 am ET
Chicago Quantum Summit set for Nov. 8-9
CHICAGO, Oct. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading experts in quantum research from industry, government and universities will gather at the University of Chicago on Nov. 8 and 9 for a summit on this emerging technology and the global race to develop quantum's revolutionary potential. The Quantum Summit, which will include technology leaders at Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT), IBM (NYSE: IBM), Alphabet Inc.'s Google (NASDAQ: GOOG, GOOGL), the National Science Foundation, the U.S. Department of Energy, the U.S. Department of Defense, and the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology is hosted ...
Oct 25, 2018 09:31 am ET
Thinking about buying stock in Aurora Cannabis Inc, Chesapeake Energy, Microsoft, AT&T or XpresSpa Group?
NEW YORK, Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for ACB, CHK, MSFT, T, and XSPA....
Oct 24, 2018 04:12 pm ET
Microsoft earnings press release available on Investor Relations website
REDMOND, Wash., Oct. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday announced that fiscal year 2019 first-quarter financial results are available on its Investor Relations website....
Oct 22, 2018 11:00 am ET
Eastside Health Network and Premera Collaborate with Microsoft on New Health Plan
An industry-leading collaboration among Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), Eastside Health Network (EHN) and Premera Blue Cross will provide a new custom health plan option for King and Snohomish County-based Microsoft employees beginning 2019.
Oct 12, 2018 09:31 am ET
Thinking about buying stock in Apple, Citigroup, General Electric, Google Inc. or Microsoft?
NEW YORK, Oct. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AAPL, C, GE, GOOG, and MSFT....
Oct 11, 2018 07:13 pm ET
Microsoft announces quarterly earnings release date
REDMOND, Wash., Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. will publish fiscal year 2019 first-quarter financial results after the close of the market on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018, on the Microsoft Investor Relations website at https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/Investor/. A live webcast of the earnings conference call will be made available at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Time....
Oct 11, 2018 09:31 am ET
Option-trading opportunities on Alibaba, Intel, Microsoft, NVIDIA, and Visa
CHICAGO, Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for BABA, INTC, MSFT, NVDA, and V....
Oct 10, 2018 11:06 am ET
Blackbaud and Microsoft Expand Partnership with an Integrated Cloud Initiative for Nonprofits
CHARLESTON, S.C., Oct. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackbaud (Nasdaq: BLKB), the world's leading cloud software company powering social good, and Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT), today announced they are jointly investing in an Integrated Cloud Initiative for Nonprofits™, which will accelerate cloud innovation in areas that address critical market needs across the mission lifecycle. As part of this initiative, the companies introduced their first jointly-developed solution set: Nonprofit Resource Management™, a purpose-built resource management suite optimized for the complex and differentiated ...
Oct 08, 2018 07:00 pm ET
Grab forges strategic cloud partnership with Microsoft to drive innovation and adoption of digital services across Southeast Asia
SINGAPORE and REDMOND, Wash., Oct. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. and Grab, the leading on-demand transportation, mobile payments and online-to-offline services platform in Southeast Asia, announced on Monday a strategic partnership that will transform the delivery of digital services and mobility in the region by leveraging Microsoft's world-class expertise in machine learning and other artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities. As a first step in the broad collaboration between the two companies, Grab will adopt Microsoft Azure as its preferred cloud platform and Microsoft will ma...
Oct 08, 2018 09:31 am ET
Option-trading opportunities on Apple, General Electric, Microsoft, Tesla Motors, and Twitter
CHICAGO, Oct. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical option PriceWatch Alerts for AAPL, GE, MSFT, TSLA, and TWTR....
Oct 04, 2018 09:00 am ET
Redline Communications and Microsoft announce partnership to lower the cost of TV White Space solutions
The partnership will help make broadband more affordable and accessible for unserved communities in rural areas of the U.S. and globally  ...
Oct 04, 2018 09:00 am ET
Redline Communications and Microsoft announce partnership to lower the cost of TV White Space solutions
The partnership will help make broadband more affordable and accessible for unserved communities in rural areas of the U.S. and globally  ...
Sep 25, 2018 06:00 am ET
Microsoft incorporates Microshare in its ScaleUp Program for 2018
Microsoft (MSFT) For Startups (London) has selected the IoT data sharing and governance firm Microshare into its coveted “ScaleUp” program, part of a $500 million joint sales initiative designed for promising technology startups. The ScaleUp...
Sep 24, 2018 10:01 am ET
S&P 500 Q2 2018 Buybacks Increase 58.7% Year-Over-Year to Record $190.6 Billion
NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI") today announced preliminary results indicating that S&P 500® stock buybacks, or share repurchases, totaled $190.6 billion for Q2 2018, displacing the prior quarterly record of $189.1 billion, set during Q1 2018. This is a 58.7% increase from the $120.1 billion reported for Q2 2017. For the first half of 2018, buybacks are up 49.9% to $379.7 billion from the prior year's $253.3 billion....
Sep 24, 2018 09:30 am ET
Adobe, Microsoft and SAP announce the Open Data Initiative to empower a new generation of customer experiences
ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, the CEOs of Adobe (Nasdaq: ADBE), Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) and SAP (NYSE: SAP) introduced the Open Data Initiative at the Microsoft Ignite conference. Together, the three longstanding partners are reimagining customer experience management (CXM) by empowering companies to derive more value from their data and deliver world-class customer experiences in real-time. ...
Sep 24, 2018 09:00 am ET
Microsoft fortifies security and brings AI to the masses at Ignite 2018
The company also demonstrated how AI, IoT and edge computing have become the foundation of the enterprise for a more secure, productive and intelligent workplace...
Sep 24, 2018 09:00 am ET
Microsoft fortifies security and brings AI to the masses at Ignite 2018
The company also demonstrated how AI, IoT and edge computing have become the foundation of the enterprise for a more secure, productive and intelligent workplace...
Sep 20, 2018 09:00 am ET
Shell expands strategic collaboration with Microsoft to drive industry transformation and innovation
REDMOND, Wash. and HOUSTON, Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, Royal Dutch Shell plc announced it is broadening its work with Microsoft Corp. to help accelerate industry transformation and innovation. Through this collaboration, Shell will drive efficiencies across the company from drilling and extraction to employee empowerment and collaboration, as well as safety for its retail customers and employees. ...
Sep 19, 2018 10:52 am ET
Sep 18, 2018 06:47 pm ET
Microsoft announces quarterly dividend increase
REDMOND, Wash., Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.46 per share, reflecting a 4 cent or 9.5 percent increase over the previous quarter's dividend. The dividend is payable Dec. 13, 2018, to shareholders of record on Nov. 15, 2018. The ex-dividend date will be Nov. 14, 2018. ...
Sep 13, 2018 09:00 am ET
Network Business Systems and Microsoft announce agreement to deliver broadband internet to rural communities in Illinois, Iowa and South Dakota
REDMOND, Wash., Sept. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, Network Business Systems Inc., an Illinois-based wireless internet provider, and Microsoft Corp. announced a new agreement to deliver broadband internet access to rural communities in Illinois, Iowa and South Dakota, including approximately 126,700 people who are currently unserved. ...
Sep 11, 2018 01:50 pm ET
Microsoft Announces New Canadian Headquarters in Downtown Toronto
Facility part of a series of investments by Microsoft in Canada over the next four years...
Aug 02, 2018 09:31 am ET
Is it time to buy stock in Advanced Micro Devices, Caesars Entertainment, Microsoft, Square Inc. or Tesla?
CHICAGO, Aug. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AMD, CZR, MSFT, SQ, and TSLA....
Aug 01, 2018 09:00 am ET
Microsoft awards grant to CvWireless to expand internet access in rural New York
REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, Microsoft Corp. announced it selected CvWireless as a winner of its third annual Airband Grant Fund to help bring broadband internet access to rural communities. As one of eight winners, CV Wireless is using innovative broadband solutions to connect 300 households in Essex County, New York, including the towns of Whallonsburg, Willsboro and Reber. The Airband Grant Fund is part of the Microsoft Airband Initiative, which aims to help close the broadband access gap in rural America by 2022....
Aug 01, 2018 09:00 am ET
Microsoft awards grant to Numbers4Health to expand its telehealth solution to rural Maine
REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, Microsoft Corp. announced it selected Numbers4Health as a winner of its third annual Airband Grant Fund to help bring telehealth solutions to rural communities. As one of the eight winners, Numbers4Health is deploying a solution in partnership with internet service providers to help support telemedicine and improve healthcare outcomes in rural Maine. The Airband Grant Fund is part of the Microsoft Airband Initiative, which aims to help close the broadband access gap in rural America by 2022....
Aug 01, 2018 09:00 am ET
Microsoft awards grant to Numbers4Health to expand its telehealth solution to rural Texas
REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, Microsoft Corp. announced it selected Numbers4Health as a winner of its third annual Airband Grant Fund to help bring telehealth solutions to rural communities. As one of the eight winners, Numbers4Health is deploying a solution in partnership with internet service providers using TV white spaces technologies to help support telemedicine and improve healthcare outcomes in rural Texas. The Airband Grant Fund is part of the Microsoft Airband Initiative, which aims to help close the broadband access gap in rural America by 2022....
Aug 01, 2018 09:00 am ET
Microsoft awards grant to Skylark Wireless to expand internet access in rural West Virginia
REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, Microsoft Corp. announced it selected Skylark Wireless as a winner of its third annual Airband Grant Fund, to help bring broadband internet access to rural communities. As one of the eight winners, Skylark Wireless is using innovative broadband solutions to extend broadband access to 10,000 households and businesses in Mingo County, West Virginia. The Airband Grant Fund is part of the Microsoft Airband Initiative, which aims to help close the broadband access gap in rural America by 2022. ...
Aug 01, 2018 09:00 am ET
Microsoft awards grant to Tribal Digital Village and Numbers4Health to expand internet access and solutions for rural and underserved communities in California
REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, Microsoft Corp. announced it selected Tribal Digital Village and Numbers4Health as winners of its third annual Airband Grant Fund to help bring broadband internet access to rural and underserved communities. As two of eight winners, Tribal Digital Village (TDVNet) will help bring broadband to tribal land in the rural community of Valley Center, California, and Numbers4Health will deploy a solution in partnership with internet service providers to help support telemedicine and improve healthcare outcomes in Compton, California. The Ai...
Jul 26, 2018 01:30 pm ET
National FFA Organization and Microsoft announce initiative to bring transformational innovation to over 650,000 students nationwide
FARGO, N.D., and REDMOND, Wash., July 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The National FFA Organization and Microsoft Corp., on Thursday announced their collaboration to bring innovative technology, science, research and entrepreneurship to the classrooms of the more than 650,000 FFA student members nationwide through an initiative known as Blue 365. ...
Jul 26, 2018 09:00 am ET
M12 announces $4 million global competition for women entrepreneurs
Microsoft's venture fund, M12, partners with EQT Ventures and SVB Financial Group to accelerate funding for women leaders  ...
Jul 26, 2018 09:00 am ET
M12 announces $4 million global competition for women entrepreneurs
Microsoft's venture fund, M12, partners with EQT Ventures and SVB Financial Group to accelerate funding for women leaders  ...
Jul 24, 2018 09:00 am ET
RTO Wireless and Microsoft announce agreement to deliver broadband internet to rural communities in New York and Maine
REDMOND, Wash., July 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, RTO Wireless and Microsoft Corp. announced a new agreement to provide broadband internet access to more than 290,000 people living in unserved rural regions of New York and Maine. The partnership is part of the Microsoft Airband Initiative, which aims to extend broadband access to 2 million people in unserved portions of rural America by July 4, 2022. ...
Jul 19, 2018 04:34 pm ET
Microsoft earnings press release available on Investor Relations website
REDMOND, Wash., July 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Thursday announced that fiscal year 2018 fourth-quarter financial results are available on its Investor Relations website....
Jul 19, 2018 09:31 am ET
Thinking about buying stock in eBay, Microsoft, Precipio, Square, Inc. or Twitter?
CHICAGO, July 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for EBAY, MSFT, PRPO, SQ, and TWTR....
Jul 19, 2018 08:00 am ET
21Vianet Group, Inc. Expands Its Cloud Business
21Vianet Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:VNET) (“21Vianet” or the “Company”), a leading carrier- and cloud-neutral Internet data center services provider in China today has announced, that on 16 July 2018 at the Microsoft Inspire 2018 Worldwide Partner...
Jul 18, 2018 09:00 am ET
National Oilwell Varco selects Microsoft Dynamics 365 to enhance sales and service operations
REDMOND, Wash., July 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, National Oilwell Varco, a leading provider of technology, equipment and services to the global oil and gas industry, and Microsoft Corp. announced an agreement to collaborate on digitally enhancing NOV's sales platform and field service operations to deliver premier experiences, including project management and drilling operations, to the oil and gas industry....
Jul 16, 2018 09:00 am ET
GE and Microsoft Enter into their Largest Partnership to Date, Accelerating Industrial IoT Adoption for Customers
GE (NYSE: GE) and Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: “MSFT”) today announced an expanded partnership, bringing together operational technology and information technology to eliminate hurdles industrial companies face in advancing digital transformation projects. As part of the union, GE Digital plans to standardize its Predix solutions on Microsoft Azure and will deeply integrate the Predix portfolio with Azure’s native cloud capabilities, including Azure IoT and Azure Data and Analytics. The parties will also co-sell and go-to-market together, offering e
Jul 16, 2018 09:00 am ET
Microsoft announces partnership with Campbell to drive IT transformation on Azure
REDMOND, Wash., July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, Microsoft Corp. and Campbell Soup Co. announced a partnership to modernize Campbell's information technology (IT) platform through the Azure cloud by streamlining workflows and driving efficiencies. ...
Jul 16, 2018 08:00 am ET
Microsoft and National Geographic form AI for Earth Innovation Grant partnership
REDMOND, Wash., and WASHINGTON, July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, Microsoft Corp. and National Geographic announced a new partnership to advance scientific exploration and research on critical environmental challenges with the power of artificial intelligence (AI). The newly created $1 million AI for Earth Innovation Grant program will provide award recipients with financial support, access to Microsoft cloud and AI tools, inclusion in the National Geographic Explorer community, and affiliation with National Geographic Labs, an initiative launched by National Geographic to accelerate ...
Jul 02, 2018 11:00 pm ET
RADWIN and Microsoft announce strategic partnership to deliver innovative TV White Space solutions
REDMOND, Wash., July 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, RADWIN and Microsoft Corp. announced a new strategic partnership to address the rural broadband gap. RADWIN, a world leader in delivering high-performance broadband wireless access solutions, will be developing and introducing to the market TV White Space solutions to deliver broadband internet to unserved communities. Focused on introducing innovative technologies into the TV White Space market, the partnership will expand the TV White Space ecosystem, making broadband more affordable and accessible for customers in the rural U.S. and ...
Jun 26, 2018 06:00 am ET
InMobi Forms Strategic Partnership with Microsoft to Power New Cloud-Based Enterprise Platforms for Marketers
SAN FRANCISCO and REDMOND, Wash., June 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InMobi, a global provider of enterprise platforms for marketers, today announced a strategic partnership with Microsoft Corp. to enable new-age CMOs in their transformational journey from digital to mobile marketing. The partnership will consist of InMobi moving to Microsoft Azure as its preferred cloud provider, and will involve technology collaboration and combined go-to-market strategies aimed at accelerating the way marketers are looking at their advertising and marketing strategies in an always-connected world....
Jun 20, 2018 03:01 am ET
Microsoft to deliver intelligent cloud from Norway datacenters
REDMOND, Wash., and OSLO, Norway, June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday announced plans to further expand its significant and growing investment in cloud computing in Europe by delivering the intelligent Microsoft Cloud from two new datacenter regions in Norway: one in the greater Stavanger region and the other in Oslo....
Jun 18, 2018 09:31 am ET
Should you buy stock in Apple, Facebook, Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc, Microsoft or AT&T?
CHICAGO, June 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AAPL, FB, HMNY, MSFT, and T....
Jun 14, 2018 07:30 am ET
Report: Developing Opportunities within Abbott Laboratories, Markel, Microsoft, Gazit-Globe, National General, and ANGI Homeservices — Future Expectations, Projections Moving into 2018
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT), Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL), Microsoft...
Jun 13, 2018 06:36 pm ET
Microsoft announces quarterly dividend
REDMOND, Wash., June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.42 per share. The dividend is payable Sept. 13, 2018, to shareholders of record on Aug. 16, 2018. The ex-dividend date will be Aug. 15, 2018. ...
Jun 13, 2018 09:00 am ET
Microsoft Office gets a makeover
REDMOND, Wash., June 13, 2018 /CNW/ -- Starting Wednesday, the most-used productivity product in the world is getting a makeover.  ...
Jun 13, 2018 09:00 am ET
Microsoft Office gets a makeover
REDMOND, Wash., June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting Wednesday, the most-used productivity product in the world is getting a makeover.  ...
Jun 07, 2018 01:00 pm ET
Microsoft announces 2018 Partner of the Year winners and finalists
Partners recognized for outstanding solutions built on Microsoft technology...
Jun 07, 2018 01:00 pm ET
Microsoft announces 2018 Partner of the Year winners and finalists
Partners recognized for outstanding solutions built on Microsoft technology...
Jun 06, 2018 02:00 am ET
Microsoft brings intelligent cloud, intelligent edge vision to life at Computex Taipei
TAIPEI, Taiwan, June 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Wednesday at Computex Taipei, Microsoft Corp. underscored its commitment to the partner ecosystem and announced new programs and a new category of intelligent devices, designed to take advantage of a digitally connected world and drive new growth and opportunity for the industry. At the event, Microsoft shared how the era of the intelligent cloud and intelligent edge will usher in the next phase of innovation and create a broad portfolio of devices that will blend more naturally into people's lives....
Jun 04, 2018 09:00 am ET
Microsoft to acquire GitHub for $7.5 billion
Acquisition will empower developers, accelerate GitHub's growth and advance Microsoft services with new audiences....
Jun 04, 2018 09:00 am ET
Microsoft to acquire GitHub for $7.5 billion
Acquisition will empower developers, accelerate GitHub's growth and advance Microsoft services with new audiences....
May 30, 2018 07:37 pm ET
Local leaders champion a "region of inclusion" heading into July Special Olympics USA Games
REDMOND, Wash., May 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday at a forum hosted by Microsoft Corp. focused on inclusive hiring and economic opportunity in Puget Sound, 2018 Special Olympics USA Games is announcing more than $9 million in cash and in-kind donations from regional businesses in support of the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games, to be held in Seattle July 1–6, 2018. Earlier this year, state and local lawmakers contributed an additional $3.4 million in support, further demonstrating our region's commitment to showcasing the power of inclusion....
May 30, 2018 11:51 am ET
Microsoft hosts ribbon-cutting ceremony for Microsoft Software & Systems Academy servicing the Jacksonville military community
Jacksonville Community Campus to offer transitioning active-duty service members technical certification through MSSA....
May 28, 2018 10:16 am ET
DevDays Asia Aims to Fully Empower Local AI Developers
Microsoft Introduces AI, data analysis, and smart productivity platforms to boost innovation momentum for Intelligent Taiwan...
May 24, 2018 09:00 am ET
Microsoft Deploys New Career Site on the Phenom People Platform
Phenom People, the leader in Talent Relationship Marketing, today announced that Microsoft’s career site is live on the Phenom People Platform. Coupled with advanced A.I. technology, the new and improved career site transforms the way Microsoft...
May 17, 2018 04:00 pm ET
The Microsoft Cloud can save customers 93 percent and more in energy and carbon efficiency
REDMOND, Wash., May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report issued Thursday by Microsoft Corp. in partnership with WSP shows significant energy and carbon emissions reduction potential from the Microsoft Cloud when compared with on-premises datacenters. These gains, as much as 93 percent more energy efficient and as high as 98 percent more carbon efficient, are due to Microsoft's extensive investments in IT efficiency from chip-to-datacenter infrastructure, as well as renewable energy. ...
May 15, 2018 09:31 am ET
Should you buy stock in Alibaba, Chesapeake Energy, The Home Depot Inc., Microsoft and Tesla Motors?
CHICAGO, May 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for BABA, CHK, HD, MSFT, and TSLA....
May 11, 2018 10:50 pm ET
MICROSOFT INVESTIGATION INITIATED by Former Louisiana Attorney General: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates the Officers and Directors of Microsoft Corporation - MSFT
Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq., a partner at the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (“KSF”), announces that KSF has commenced an investigation into Microsoft Corporation (NasdaqGS: MSFT).
May 07, 2018 11:30 am ET
Microsoft Build highlights new opportunity for developers, at the edge and in the cloud
REDMOND, Wash., May 7, 2018 /CNW/ -- Monday at Microsoft Build 2018, Microsoft Corp.'s annual developer conference, Microsoft leaders showcased new technologies to help every developer be an AI developer, on Microsoft Azure, Microsoft 365 and across any platform. Building for AI is more important to developers than ever, as technology continues to change the way people live and work every day, across the cloud and across edge devices....
May 07, 2018 11:30 am ET
Microsoft Build highlights new opportunity for developers, at the edge and in the cloud
REDMOND, Wash., May 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Monday at Microsoft Build 2018, Microsoft Corp.'s annual developer conference, Microsoft leaders showcased new technologies to help every developer be an AI developer, on Microsoft Azure, Microsoft 365 and across any platform. Building for AI is more important to developers than ever, as technology continues to change the way people live and work every day, across the cloud and across edge devices....
May 07, 2018 11:30 am ET
Microsoft empowers developers to build intelligent apps for where the world works
REDMOND, Wash., May 7, 2018 /CNW/ -- On Monday at Microsoft Build 2018, Microsoft Corp.'s annual developer conference, Microsoft called on developers to embrace Microsoft 365 as a rich development platform. Microsoft 365 brings together Office 365, Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility + Security, delivering a complete, intelligent and secure solution to empower employees. ...
May 07, 2018 11:30 am ET
Microsoft empowers developers to build intelligent apps for where the world works
REDMOND, Wash., May 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday at Microsoft Build 2018, Microsoft Corp.'s annual developer conference, Microsoft called on developers to embrace Microsoft 365 as a rich development platform. Microsoft 365 brings together Office 365, Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility + Security, delivering a complete, intelligent and secure solution to empower employees. ...
May 02, 2018 01:00 pm ET
Dell Technologies and Microsoft Collaborate to Help Customers Simplify Delivery of IoT Solutions
LAS VEGAS, May 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Dell Technologies World       ...
May 01, 2018 09:00 am ET
M12 and VC partners award $3.5 million to most innovative companies harnessing the power of artificial intelligence
NEW ORLEANS, May 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, M12, Microsoft Corp.'s venture fund (formerly known as Microsoft Ventures), announced at Collision Conference the four winners of its global startup competition, Innovate.AI: Envisagenics, Hazy, ZenCity and Voiceitt. Together with Madrona Venture Group, Notion and Vertex Ventures, M12 awarded the four winners a combined $3.5M in venture funding and up to $2M in Microsoft Azure credits to help progress the future of artificial intelligence. ...
Apr 30, 2018 09:00 am ET
Partnership with Microsoft will bring computer science to four El Paso schools
EL PASO, Texas, April 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- El Paso students at four area schools will have the opportunity to learn to code this fall, thanks to a new partnership announced Monday with Microsoft Corp. ...
Apr 27, 2018 10:50 pm ET
MICROSOFT INVESTIGATION INITIATED BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates the Officers and Directors of Microsoft Corporation - MSFT
NEW ORLEANS, April 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq., a partner at the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF"), announces that KSF has commenced an investigation into Microsoft Corporation (NasdaqGS: MSFT).  ...
Apr 26, 2018 04:06 pm ET
Microsoft earnings press release available on Investor Relations website
REDMOND, Wash., April 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. today announced that fiscal year 2018 third-quarter financial results are available on its Investor Relations website....
Apr 25, 2018 12:00 pm ET
Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Adobe Experience Cloud selected by 24 Hour Fitness to transform customer engagement
REDMOND, Wash., and SAN JOSE, Calif., April 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) and Adobe (Nasdaq: ADBE) on Wednesday announced an agreement with 24 Hour Fitness, one of the nation's largest privately owned and operated fitness chains, to deploy Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Adobe Experience Cloud across its network of more than 420 clubs nationwide. This will enable 24 Hour Fitness to dramatically enhance its ability to offer more personalized and unified digital experiences for members throughout every touch point in their fitness journey. With technology integrations acro...
Apr 25, 2018 11:00 am ET
Marc Jacobs fuels creativity and innovative design with the Microsoft Cloud
NEW YORK and REDMOND, Wash., April 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Marc Jacobs International, a global fashion house with hundreds of doors across 80 countries, has partnered with Microsoft Corp. and Medius to ensure it can continue to deliver on the avant-garde and fine-arts-driven brand its customers have come to expect with each collection. Achieving this requires more than harnessing the talents of some of the most creative and forward-thinking designers in the industry; the company realized that to let creativity flow freely, it had to streamline and automate a key part of its supply chain....
Apr 24, 2018 09:00 am ET
Declaration Networks Group and Microsoft announce agreement to deliver broadband internet to rural communities in Virginia and Maryland
REDMOND, Wash., April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, Declaration Networks Group Inc. (DNG) and Microsoft Corp. announced a new agreement to deliver broadband internet access to approximately 65,000 people on the Eastern Shore of Virginia, including Accomack and Northampton Counties, and Garrett County, Maryland, over the next three years. This partnership is part of Microsoft's Rural Airband Initiative....
Apr 18, 2018 10:00 am ET
RapidSOS Raises $16M to Provide Life-Saving Data to First Responders
NEW YORK, April 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- RapidSOS, an advanced emergency technology company, today announced an additional $16 million in funding led by Highland Capital Partners with participation from Microsoft Ventures and CSAA Insurance Group. Microsoft Ventures and CSAA Insurance Group's funding accelerates the work of nearly every major public safety company, technology companies powering millions of devices, and three former FCC chairmen in working with RapidSOS to upgrade America's public safety infrastructure....
Apr 17, 2018 07:30 am ET
New Research Coverage Highlights DexCom, Equinix, Fitbit, Gilead Sciences, Humana, and Microsoft — Consolidated Revenues, Company Growth, and Expectations for 2018
NEW YORK, April 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of DexCom, Inc. (NASDAQ:DXCM), Equinix, Inc. (NASDAQ:EQIX),...
Apr 16, 2018 04:00 pm ET
Microsoft announces new intelligent security innovations to help businesses manage threats from cloud to edge
SAN FRANCISCO, April 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- At a news conference on Monday, Microsoft Corp. announced several new intelligent security tools and technologies to help enterprises more easily secure their data and networks against today's biggest threats as well as address emerging threats aimed at IoT and edge devices. These new solutions build on Microsoft's longstanding approach to delivering innovation that customers and partners can build upon to strengthen the broader ecosystem against cyberattacks from the cloud to the edge....
Apr 16, 2018 09:00 am ET
Microsoft Highlights Innovation and Culture Transformation at Hispanicize 2018 in Miami
MIAMI, April 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At the largest annual event for Latino trendsetters and newsmakers, Hispanicize Week 2018, Microsoft will engage hundreds of Latinx professionals. Highlighting the company’s presence at the event, taking place in Miami...
Apr 13, 2018 10:50 pm ET
MICROSOFT INVESTIGATION INITIATED by Former Louisiana Attorney General: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates the Officers and Directors of Microsoft Corporation - MSFT
Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq., a partner at the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (“KSF”), announces that KSF has commenced an investigation into Microsoft Corporation (NasdaqGS: MSFT).
Apr 10, 2018 03:04 pm ET
C3 IoT and Microsoft Announce Strategic Partnership to Accelerate AI in the Enterprise
C3 IoT and Microsoft Corp. announced Tuesday a strategic partnership to deliver new technology developments and go-to-market initiatives that accelerate enterprise AI and IoT application development.
Apr 05, 2018 09:05 am ET
Is it time to buy or sell Citigroup, Lennar, Microsoft, Dave & Buster's and Tiffany & Company?
CHICAGO, April 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for C, LEN, MSFT, PLAY, and TIF....
Apr 04, 2018 04:15 pm ET
Microsoft announces quarterly earnings release date
REDMOND, Wash., April 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. will publish fiscal year 2018 third-quarter financial results after the close of the market on Thursday, April 26, 2018, on the Microsoft Investor Relations website at https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/Investor/. A live webcast of the earnings conference call will be made available at 2:30 p.m. PDT....
Mar 29, 2018 09:00 am ET
Thinking about buying stock in Amazon.com, Gamestop Corporation, Microsoft, Micron or AT&T?
CHICAGO, March 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AMZN, GME, MSFT, MU, and T....
Mar 26, 2018 09:00 am ET
MEDIA ALERT: Adobe and Microsoft Extend Global Partnership Into China
At Adobe Summit, Adobe (Nasdaq:ADBE) and Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq:MSFT) announced a step forward in their global partnership (
Mar 22, 2018 12:01 am ET
Microsoft adds 315 megawatts of new solar power in Virginia in largest corporate solar agreement in the United States
REDMOND, Wash., March 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. announced on Wednesday the purchase of 315 MW of energy from Pleinmont I and II, two new solar projects in the commonwealth of Virginia. This represents the single largest corporate purchase of solar energy ever in the United States. This will enable Microsoft to make significant progress toward its goal of reaching 60 percent by early 2020. The Pleinmont projects are part of a larger 500-MW solar development, owned and operated by sPower, an AES and AIMCo company. ...
Mar 21, 2018 09:30 am ET
S&P 500 Q4 2017 Buybacks Rose 6.0% to $137.0 Billion; Full-Year 2017 Fell 3.2% to $519.4 Billion
NEW YORK, March 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI") today announced preliminary results indicating that S&P 500® stock buybacks, or share repurchases, totaled $137.0 billion for Q4 2017. This is a 6.0% increase from the $129.2 billion reported for Q3 2017 and a 1.2% increase from the $135.3 billion reported for Q4 2016....
Mar 20, 2018 12:20 pm ET
Innovium Announces OCP SAI and Open-Source SONiC Solution to Accelerate TERALYNX™ Market Adoption
Innovium, Inc., a leading provider of networking solutions for data centers, today announced that it supports Open Compute Project (OCP) based Switch Abstraction Interface (SAI) APIs, enabling easier integration of its TERALYNX™ switch silicon and network operating systems (NOSes) using industry standards. Further, Innovium announced support for Software for Open Networking in the Cloud (SONiC), a leading open-source network OS using SAI APIs to accelerate adoption of TERALYNX™ among data center customers.
Mar 20, 2018 09:31 am ET
To buy or sell these stocks: BlackBerry Ltd, Facebook, Coca-Cola, Microsoft and Roku Inc
CHICAGO, March 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for BB, FB, KO, MSFT, and ROKU....
Mar 19, 2018 04:00 pm ET
BlackBerry and Microsoft Partner to Empower the Mobile Workforce
Companies deliver seamless Mobile App experience and policy compliance; BlackBerry Secure platform now available on Azure
Mar 13, 2018 10:00 am ET
Should you buy stock in Amazon.com, Dicks Sporting Goods, Microsoft, Micron or US Steel?
CHICAGO, March 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AMZN, DKS, MSFT, MU, and X....
Mar 12, 2018 08:30 pm ET
Microsoft announces quarterly dividend
REDMOND, Wash., March 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.42 per share. The dividend is payable June 14, 2018, to shareholders of record on May 17, 2018. The ex-dividend date will be May 16, 2018. ...
Mar 05, 2018 11:30 pm ET
Microsoft announces first renewable energy deal in India
BANGALORE, India, March 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. has announced the completion of its first renewable energy deal within the Karnataka state of India. The agreement will see Microsoft purchase 3 megawatts of solar-powered electricity from Atria Power to help power its new office building in Bangalore. This will meet 80 percent of the projected electricity needs at the new facility. This deal is part of a state government of Karnataka program to encourage investments in local solar energy operations, in line with the larger Indian government goal to ramp up solar power generatio...
Mar 05, 2018 04:00 pm ET
Kevin J. Dallas Joins Align Technology Board of Directors
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALGN) announced today that it has appointed Kevin J. Dallas to its board of directors.  Mr. Dallas is Corporate Vice President, Artificial Intelligence & Intelligent Cloud...
Feb 28, 2018 06:00 pm ET
Microsoft and Sunseap sign agreement on largest-ever solar project in Singapore
SINGAPORE, Feb. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Thursday announced a new agreement with Sunseap Group that marks Microsoft's first clean energy deal in Asia and will create the single-largest solar energy portfolio in Singapore to date....
Feb 25, 2018 02:15 pm ET
Packerland Broadband and Microsoft announce agreement to deliver broadband internet to rural communities in Wisconsin and Michigan
WASHINGTON, Feb. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- At the National Governors Association's winter meeting in Washington, D.C., Microsoft President Brad Smith announced a new agreement between Packerland Broadband, a division of CCI Systems Inc., and Microsoft Corp. to provide broadband internet access to approximately 82,000 people living in rural regions of northern Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan over the next four years. ...
Feb 22, 2018 07:02 am ET
Microsoft and Compuverde announce SMB licensing partnership
REDMOND, Wash. and KARLSKRONA, Sweden, Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, Microsoft Corp. and Compuverde announced they have entered into a license agreement to enable access to Microsoft's Server Message Block (SMB) file transport technology for Compuverde's software-defined storage (SDS) solution. By incorporating SMB connectivity with the flexibility of Compuverde's SDS, users are able to offload programs or files from multiple servers across multiple locations simultaneously. ...
Feb 21, 2018 06:30 am ET
Major Mobile Operators Prepare to Activate Windows 10 PCs Powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon Mobile PC Platform on 4G/LTE Networks
BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM), and Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT), today announced that the Always Connected PC category continues to grow in momentum as it's embraced by additional mobile operators from around the world. This momentum can bring easy and affordable connectivity plans to consumers on advanced 4G/LTE wireless networks in Asia, Australia, North America and Europe. Select operators also plan to stock Always Connected PCs in their retail locations. Three new Windows 10 devices powere...
Feb 21, 2018 06:30 am ET
Qualcomm and Microsoft Collaborate with Leading Retailers to Distribute Always Connected PCs to Consumers
BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), and Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) today jointly announced that leading retailers from across the world will offer a range of new Microsoft Always Connected Windows 10 PCs powered by the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Mobile PC Platform. ...
Feb 15, 2018 08:01 am ET
Microsoft and Flyreel Accelerate Insurance Industry Access to Groundbreaking New AI-Powered Underwriting Solution
DENVER, Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Flyreel, the most advanced AI-assisted underwriting solution for commercial and residential properties, today announced a working relationship to accelerate access to Flyreel's exclusive underwriting assistant....
Feb 08, 2018 10:55 am ET
Blacks at Microsoft Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell
ADVISORY, Feb. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Feb 05, 2018 08:31 am ET
Thinking about investing in Avago Technologies, Bank of America, Microsoft, Qualcomm or Wells Fargo?
CHICAGO, Feb. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AVGO, BAC, MSFT, QCOM, and WFC....