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Aug 25, 2014, 12:00 ET
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Microsoft technology hits the high seas with Royal Caribbean International

 Royal Caribbean Cruises International is providing its 40,000 crew members with Windows 8.1 tablets. Crew members of Royal Caribbean's newest...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Microsoft and TracFone collaborate to offer innovative mobile health management solution to the healthcare market

 Microsoft Corp. and TracFone Wireless on Thursday announced a collaboration that will bring the benefits of smartphone technology and services...

Aug 18, 2014, 07:30 ET
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Microsoft Matter Center for Office 365 boosts law firm productivity

 Addressing the unique document management and collaboration requirements of today's legal professionals, Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced a...

Aug 15, 2014, 16:25 ET
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Microsoft Announces Upcoming Events for the Financial Community

 Microsoft Corp. today announced participation in the following upcoming events with the financial community. Interested parties can listen...

Aug 14, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Saudi Airlines flies high by improving its business intelligence with Microsoft

REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Saudi Airlines, among the largest airlines in the Middle East, has implemented a business...

Aug 11, 2014, 19:41 ET
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Microsoft Devices Group annonce un portable ultra abordable pour 19 euros avec lecteur de musique et de vidéo

-- Microsoft élargit sa gamme de téléphones « first » avec le Nokia 130.  Conscient de la croissance...

Aug 11, 2014, 11:46 ET
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Microsoft Devices Group anuncia móvil ultraeconómico con reproductor de música y video por 19 euros

 Reconociendo el rápido crecimiento de los móviles ultraeconómicos, el lunes Microsoft Devices Group presentó el Nokia 130,...

Aug 11, 2014, 08:35 ET
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Microsoft Devices Group kündigt äußerst günstiges Mobiltelefon mit Audio- und Videoplayer zum Preis von 19 Euro an

- Microsoft erweitert sein Sortiment „erster" Telefone mit dem Nokia 130.  Die Microsoft Devices Group trägt dem rasanten...

Aug 11, 2014, 04:36 ET
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Microsoft Devices Group anuncia un teléfono móvil ultra-económico con reproducción de música y video por 19 euros

-- Microsoft expands its "first" phones portfolio with the Nokia 130.  Reconocido por sus teléfonos móviles ultra-económicos...

Aug 11, 2014, 03:01 ET
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Microsoft Devices Group announces ultra-affordable mobile phone with music and video player for 19 euros

 Recognizing the rapid growth of ultra-affordable mobile phones, Microsoft Devices Group on Monday unveiled the Nokia 130, a mobile phone...

Aug 11, 2014, 03:01 ET
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Microsoft Devices Group anuncia telefone celular ultra acessível com música e vídeo player por 19 euros

 Reconhecendo o rápido crescimento dos telefones celulares ultra acessíveis, a Microsoft Devices Group lançou nesta...

Aug 05, 2014, 13:15 ET
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Microsoft hires Peggy Johnson to head global business development

 Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday announced that Margaret L. (Peggy) Johnson has been named executive vice president of Business Development...

Aug 01, 2014, 14:59 ET
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Microsoft announces 2014 Worldwide Imagine Cup winners

 Microsoft Corp. on Friday announced the winners of the Microsoft Imagine Cup, the company's premier competition for student technologists,...

Jul 30, 2014, 16:30 ET
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Microsoft adds new board member

 Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday announced that John W. Stanton, a pioneer and innovator in the U.S. and global wireless industry, has been...

Jul 29, 2014, 06:30 ET
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Microsoft and Akamai join forces in first cybersecurity-focused accelerator in Israel

 Microsoft Corp. and Akamai Technologies, a leading provider of cloud services for delivering, optimizing and securing online content and...

Jul 28, 2014, 10:30 ET
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Microsoft expands program to offer transitioning service members training for tech jobs

 Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced that its Microsoft Software & Systems Academy (MSSA), a 16-week program that provides IT training to...

Jul 23, 2014, 22:33 ET
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El nuevo Lumia 530 ofrece un rendimiento de smartphone no comprometido por menos de 100 euros

- El Lumia más asequible estará disponible en agosto de 2014. Microsoft Devices Group ha anunciado hoy el Lumia 530, el Lumia...

Jul 23, 2014, 16:46 ET
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El nuevo Lumia 530 proporciona desempeño de teléfono inteligente sin limitaciones a menos de 100 euros

Microsoft Devices Group anunció hoy el Lumia 530, el Lumia más asequible hasta la fecha, que brinda una experiencia de teléfono...

Jul 23, 2014, 16:35 ET
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Novo Lumia 530 oferece desempenho incomparável de smartphone por menos de 100 euros

- O Lumia mais acessível estará disponível em agosto de 2014. O Microsoft Devices Group anunciou hoje o Lumia 530, o Lumia mais...

Jul 23, 2014, 16:16 ET
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Le nouveau Lumia 530 offre les performances d'un smartphone sans compromis pour moins de 100 euros

- Le Lumia le plus abordable sera disponible en août 2014. Microsoft Devices Group a annoncé aujourd'hui le Lumia 530, qui est le...