Microsoft Corp.

Microsoft Founder Bill Gates Skypes With Students at a North Phila. High SchoolThe Microsoft Corporation founder fielded questions from eight schools around the country, one question from each school.
Microsoft Hopes To Dent Google With Ad-Free Searches at SchoolsBing, the Microsoft search engine, is looking at secondary schools as the next front in its web-search war against Google.
As Microsoft 'Sunsets' Windows XP, Users Urged to Plan AheadWindows XP has been given a year to live. After that, it'll still work, but Microsoft won't be providing support or security updates for the operating system.
Microsoft Hoping Gmail Users Will Defect Over Privacy ConcernsMicrosoft is going on the offensive against the world's most popular e-mail service, starting a multimillion dollar advertising blitz that questions the way Gmail works.
Gates Foundation Donates $2.5M To Help Improve Philadelphia's SchoolsThe effort among Philadelphia's district, charter, and archdiocesan schools known as the "Great Schools Compact" has received a $2.5-million grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
Stop Using Internet Explorer Browser Until Security Flaw Fixed, Experts WarnTo protect yourself, use another free browser like Chrome or Firefox.
Nokia Pins Hopes on New Smartphone Running Windows Phone 8Nokia is betting on the phone version of Microsoft's PC software. Resizable Windows "live tiles" display the latest texts, tweets, and Facebook updates.
Microsoft Overhauls Its Venerable 'Hotmail' E-Mail ServiceIt's the world's most popular e-mail service, but Microsoft thinks Hotmail can do better.
Corbett Tours Microsoft Office In Malvern, Says School Districts Will Have To Deal With Budget CutsAt the end of Gov. Tom Corbett's visit to the Microsoft facility, reporters raised questions related to the governor's next budget, unveiled Tuesday in Harrisburg.