Satya Nadella

Tech giants living in fear of 'doing a Microsoft'

Steve Ballmer said something about Apple a decade ago that has followed the former Microsoft boss around like a bad smell ever since.<p>At the time, …

Business (Australia)

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella nailed his annual report card — netting him a cool $20 million

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella made just over $20 million in cash and stock over the company's most recent fiscal year, after nailing his annual performance report.<p>Nadella's pay package was revealed in Microsoft's annual shareholder proxy filing, which you can read here.<p>Basically, half of Nadella's …

Business

The Supreme Court is intervening in a privacy dispute between the Trump administration and Microsoft over access to emails stored outside the US

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is intervening in a digital-age privacy dispute between the Trump administration and Microsoft over emails stored abroad.<p>The justices say Monday they will hear the administration's appeal of a lower court ruling in favor of Microsoft. The court held the emails sought …

Judiciary

Microsoft Monday: New Xbox Dashboard, Treehouse Offices, Kinect Adapters For Xbox One X Are Not Free

“Microsoft Monday” is a weekly column that focuses on all things Microsoft. This week, Microsoft Monday includes details about the new Xbox dashboard rolling out, the KRACK Wi-Fi vulnerability being patched, new tree house offices, four new Xbox One S bundles, 62 vulnerabilities fixed in the “Patch …

Microsoft

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella clears $20M in compensation following strong year for tech giant

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella will make more than $20 million in total compensation, thanks to a more than $7 million bonus because of his work in …

Science

21 awesome books that Satya Nadella, Kevin Johnson and other top tech leaders are recommending this autumn

Getting a read on attendees and speakers at the GeekWire Summit doesn’t seem like such a difficult task. They’re likely into technology or science or …

Science

Week in Review: Most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of Oct. 8, 2017

Get caught up on the latest technology and startup news from the past week. Here are the most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of Oct. 8, …

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Here’s the line of poetry Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says best describes the future

When he isn’t reimagining Microsoft’s culture and direction, Satya Nadella is a man of many varied interests, from cricket to poetry.<p>At the 2017 …

Science

Relive the 2017 GeekWire Summit: Our annual tech conference offers a glimpse into the future

CEOs and executives shared their best practices. Professors and researchers offered their expert opinions. Inventors and entrepreneurs demonstrated …

Science

Microsoft CEO on lessons from sports, MLB instant replay controversy, and more from the week in sports tech

<i>[Love sports and technology? Sign up for our sports tech newsletter to receive this rundown from GeekWire’s Taylor Soper via email every</b> …

Sports Technology

Week In Geek Podcast: Behind the scenes at the GeekWire Summit and a peek at GeekWire HQ2

GeekWire reporters travel all over the country covering some of the most prime tech events on the planet. But this week, we had the exciting role of …

Science

Can Microsoft’s chief Satya Nadella restore it to glory?

One of the most powerful tech bosses and I are lunching high above the best-known cricket ground in the world. It’s a drizzly day at Lord’s and the …

Microsoft

Microsoft Office for iPad a big hit: Word, Excel and Powerpoint featured on App Store

Microsoft today announced that it was launching the Office suite for Apple's iPad. The Word, Excel and Powerpoint Apps have been customised for …

Microsoft

Scope Game

In retrospect, perhaps it isn’t much of a shock that a lot of video game enthusiasts saw pieces of themselves in Life is Strange‘s awkward yet …

Red Dead Redemption

From student to chairman

Anupam KherI had spent six months as a 20-year-old student at FTII while I was on an exchange programme from NSD, says Anupam Kher who was appointed …

Fashion (India)

Why Amazon Won't Catch #1 Microsoft In The Cloud: Because It's All About Software

<i>(Note: After an award-winning career in the media business covering the tech industry, Bob Evans was VP of Strategic Communications at SAP in 2011, and Chief Communications Officer at Oracle from 2012 to 2016. He now runs his own firm, Evans Strategic Communications LLC.)</i><p>CLOUD WARS — While I might …

Amazon Web Services

Microsoft CEO admits repeatedly abandoning consumers was a mistake

In a recent interview, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said he failed, multiple times, to remain committed to consumers who have shown a commitment to …

Microsoft

Microsoft and AWS could be the strangest cloud bedfellows yet

Today hell did not freeze over, but something remarkable happened: Microsoft and AWS announced they are working on a project together.<p>Project Gluon is an open-source, deep learning project for building, deploying and managing machine learning models. It’s worth noting that AWS and Microsoft compete …

Technology

Amazon and Microsoft unveil ‘Gluon’ neural network technology, teaming up on machine learning

Microsoft and Amazon, which surprised the tech world with a partnership between their Cortana and Alexa virtual assistants, are back at it …

Machine Learning

Microsoft Ignite 2017 on-demand sessions for PowerApps now available

We had more than a dozen sessions at Microsoft Ignite 2017 and the videos are now available for you to watch on-demand. These sessions cover a good …

Microsoft

The financial services industry banks on the Microsoft Cloud for digital transformation - The Official Microsoft Blog

Financial services organizations are at a transformational tipping point. Faced with fierce market pressures – nimble disruptors, complex …

FinTech

Microsoft’s quantum future: Satya Nadella gives company alums a glimpse of what’s coming

Will Microsoft’s quantum computing technology be a hardware division unto itself, like Xbox, or something that the company offers to original …

Microsoft

How Amazon, Google, Microsoft, And IBM Sell AI As A Service

The tech giants with cloud computing businesses are using artificial intelligence offerings to distinguish themselves and win business.<p>Alphabet, Amazon, and Microsoft have all discovered that the artificial intelligence they use to make their own products better can be turned into a service and …

Artificial Intelligence

Three technologies Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella thinks will shape the future

With a rueful smile, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella acknowledged on stage at the GeekWire Summit that “one of the (really bizarre) things to do is …

Science

The 20 Most Prestigious Internships For 2018

[id=0]<p>Many job seekers care deeply about having brand-name companies on their resume, and this urge often surfaces in college, when students begin recruiting for internships. Among the thousands of large companies in the U.S., what internships do students covet the most?<p>Careers site Vault.com …

MBA

How Microsoft’s Satya Nadella got Wall Street to look past its cloud battle with Amazon Web Services

About a year after Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella became the third chief executive officer in the company’s history, he outlined in April 2015 what …

Science

What Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella learned from Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer about being a leader

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has brought something of a renaissance to the company. Although many see him as a new, innovative force at Microsoft, it …

Microsoft

After struggling with ‘Why us?’ Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella credits son with shaping who he is

When he was 29 years old, Satya Nadella was looking forward to the birth of his first child. Like many parents, the Microsoft CEO looks back on that …

Science

Microsoft HQ2? ‘We are very, very happy where we are,’ says CEO Satya Nadella

Amazon’s decision to open a second headquarters equal to its hometown Seattle campuses is largely unprecedented in modern business history, and the …

Science

GeekWire Summit Live: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and more

<b>Update: The session has concluded, but you can watch the archived live stream above. Listen to a podcast version below, or download the MP3.</b><p>Microsoft …

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