PARIS | French leader promotes foreign investment at Versailles

PARIS —Jan 21, 2019— French President Emmanuel Macron hosted 150 international business leaders at the Palace…

Army wants Microsoft’s HoloLens headsets for battlefield

Virtual- and augmented-reality headsets haven’t had much traction in the consumer market, but they’re finding a…

Apple’s stock sours, Microsoft’s soars. Say what?!

Wall Street investors are enamored with a newly emergent tech company. It has nothing to do…

NEW YORK | Stocks move higher on Wall Street after 2 days of big losses

NEW YORK — Stocks in the U.S. are higher Wednesday after two days of steep losses,…

SEATTLE | Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has died at 65

SEATTLE — Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has died at 65. By Associated Press

The Wide Variety of Blockchain Applications are set to Grow on a Global Scale

  NEW YORK/ October 1, 2018 (STL.News)– According to a report published by Transparency Market Research,…

REDMOND, Wash | Microsoft to contractors: Give new parents paid leave

REDMOND, Wash — Microsoft says it’s requiring its contractors to offer their U.S. employees at least…

Microsoft hopes to protect candidates without skirting laws

Tech companies want to protect U.S. political candidates from Russian hackers ahead of the midterm elections,…

SPOKANE, Wash. | Growing Spokane, Washington, sheds its sleepy city image

SPOKANE, Wash.  — Ramsey and Amy Pruchnic lived in the Seattle area for five years before…

U.S. Department of State News: WiSci Girls STEAM Camp in Georgia Begins August 12

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: The fifth WiSci (Women in Science)…

NEW YORK | Stocks end slightly lower as traders shrug off trade talk

NEW YORK  — U.S. stocks inched lower Friday as bond yields jumped, a shift that helped…

Microsoft embraces collaboration in $7.5B deal for GitHub

Microsoft is paying $7.5 billion for the popular coder hangout GitHub as the maker of Windows…

SEATTLE  | The Latest: Microsoft to spend $25M on AI for disabilities

SEATTLE  — The Latest on Microsoft’s developers’ conference (all times local): 11:30 a.m. Microsoft is launching…

Tech woes, worsening tensions with China sink US stocks

NEW YORK/April 2, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — U.S. stocks are tumbling Monday after China raised import duties…

Markets Right Now: Stocks plunge on worries over trade

NEW YORK/March 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):…

Microsoft and LinkedIn: Is their marriage working?

January 31, 2018(AP)(STL.News)—It’s been just over a year since Microsoft swallowed the career networking site LinkedIn.…

What’s on center stage at the CES tech show? Your voice

January 07, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —What’s the hottest thing in the world of technology these days? Your voice. Some…

Led by technology and health care, stocks set more records

NEW YORK/November 21, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The market’s biggest winners this year, technology and health care,…

Half-billion Windows 10 devices, but PC slump stunts growth

SAN FRANCISCO (AP)(STL.News) — Microsoft’s latest version of Windows is faring better than its maligned predecessor,…

Microsoft says users are protected from alleged NSA malware

PARIS (AP)(STL.News) — Up-to-date Microsoft customers are safe from the purported National Security Agency (NSA) spying…

Microsoft beats 2Q forecasts as focus shifts from Windows

NEW YORK/January 26, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Microsoft Corp. reported yet another quarter of stronger-than-expected results on…