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Microsoft Confirms $1.2 Billion Yammer Acquisition
2012-06-26 08:56:44

Microsoft confirmed recent rumors on Monday when it officially announced it would acquire San Francisco-based enterprise social-networking startup Yammer for $1.2 billion in cash. The software giant said Yammer would join its Office Division, led by Kurt DelBene. The division also includes SharePoint and Skype. "The acquisition of Yammer underscores our commitment to deliver technology that businesses need and people love," said Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer. "Yammer adds a...

Microsoft's Ballmer Excited With The Possibilities Of Upcoming Windows 8
2012-05-25 10:19:34

Software behemoth Microsoft is preparing a new version of its operating system in a bid to challenge a market increasingly under pressure by mobile devices. Without providing comparative figures, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer claimed that the current Windows 7, “makes Windows the most popular single system,” at the Seoul Digital Forum in South Korea this week. At the same time, Ballmer was generating excitement for its upcoming flagship operating system, Windows 8,...


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