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    Microsoft made $1.3 billion in cash payments in GitHub deal

    A Microsoft sign is seen during the China International Import Expo (CIIE), at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai, China November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Aly Song (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) said in a filing late Thursday it had made $1.3 billion in cash payments in connection to...
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    Microsoft sales and profit beat estimates on cloud growth

    (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) beat Wall Street estimates for revenue and profit in its first quarter on Wednesday, as more businesses signed up for its Azure cloud computing services and Office 365 software. FILE PHOTO: The Microsoft sign is shown on top of the Microsoft Theatre in Los...
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    Google to charge Android partners up to $40 per device for apps: source

    (This Oct. 19 story has been refiled to fix wording in fourth paragraph) A 3D printed Android mascot Bugdroid is seen in front of a Google logo in this illustration taken July 9, 2017. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration By Foo Yun Chee and Paresh Dave BRUSSELS/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s...
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    Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65

    (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) co-founder Paul Allen, who had been suffering from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, a form of cancer, passed away at the age of 65 on Monday, his family said. Seattle Seahawks owner and Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen takes a photo prior to ringing the opening bell at...
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    Amazon scraps secret AI recruiting tool that showed bias against women

    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc’s (AMZN.O) machine-learning specialists uncovered a big problem: their new recruiting engine did not like women. The team had been building computer programs since 2014 to review job applicants’ resumes with the aim of mechanizing the search for top talent, five people familiar with...
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    Exclusive: Microsoft's $7.5 billion GitHub deal set for EU approval – sources

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – U.S. software giant Microsoft (MSFT.O) is set to win unconditional EU antitrust approval for its $7.5 billion purchase of privately held coding website GitHub, two people familiar with the matter said on Monday. A Microsoft store is pictured in New York City, New York, U.S., August...
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    Exclusive: Adobe in talks to buy marketing software firm Marketo: sources

    (Reuters) – Adobe Systems Inc (ADBE.O), the maker of image-editing software Photoshop, is in negotiations to buy Marketo Inc, a privately held cloud-based marketing software company, according to people familiar with the matter. An Adobe Systems Inc software box is seen in Los Angeles, California, U.S., March 13, 2017....
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    Facebook confirms data sharing with Chinese companies

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O) said Tuesday it has data sharing partnerships with at least four Chinese companies including Huawei, the world’s third largest smartphone maker, which has come under scrutiny from U.S. intelligence agencies on security concerns. Facebook’s founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at the Viva...