November 9, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
If console gaming were a first-person shooter, it would be taking heavy fire right now. A red hue would envelop the viewable screen from all sides, an ominous sign of spilled blood. Continue Reading
September 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Microsoft announced Friday that its Fargo campus cafeteria is the first Three Star Certified Green Restaurant in the state.
Dining Services General Manager Jim Normandin is already shooting for that fourth star. Continue Reading
June 20, 2012 in The Daily Republic
NEW YORK For decades, the tablet computer was like a mirage in the technology industry: a great idea, seemingly reachable on the horizon, that disappointed as hopeful companies got closer. Microsoft has experienced this cycle of hope and disappointment many times.
June 18, 2012 in WDAZ
LOS ANGELES (AP) Microsoft has unveiled Surface, a tablet computer to compete with Apple’s iPad.
CEO Steve Ballmer announced the new tablet, calling it part of a “whole new family of devices” the company is developing.
June 18, 2012 in West Central Tribune
LOS ANGELES (AP) Microsoft is expected to make a “major” announcement Monday. Speculation about the Los Angeles media event is that the company plans to unveil either a tablet computer or a system that uses an upcoming version of Windows to help people access TV shows and movies across a range of devices. Continue Reading
January 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Google, Microsoft and other companies are working together to combat email “phishing” scams. They’ve formed an organization to design a system to authenticate emails from legitimate senders and weed out scams. Continue Reading
December 5, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
The agreement announced today would establish a technical development center in Fargo. Plans call for the business to start out at the Microsoft campus and eventually move into a new facility. Continue Reading