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Satya Nadella: Can a data geek solve Microsoft's consumer puzzle?

Satya Nadella knows Microsoft in the abstract. But can he expand his knowledge of the cloud and server businesses into consumer and retail?

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Satya Nadella named Microsoft CEO, Gates out as Chairman

The new CEO is an old hand at Microsoft.

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Microsoft, Google, Facebook show rise in surveillance requests

The latest round of reports come after an agreement between the government and tech companies about what information can be released

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Best Buy offers massive Surface Pro discount as tablet fades away

The retailer has cut the price on the Surface Pro to $500, signaling that this model of Microsoft's tablet is on the way out.

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How Nokia's fake Windows phone could save the real one

The rumored 'Normandy' Android phone could be "training wheels" for a Windows Phone, with Android apps and cloud services to help lure in users.

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Report: Satya Nadella to be named Microsoft CEO; Gates out, too

According to Bloomberg, Microsoft's board will name cloud chief Satya Nadella Microsoft's next chief executive.

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Obama administration forges deal with tech companies over data requests

The agreement with Facebook, Google, Microsoft and others lets them give more information on the government's data requests

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Microsoft acquires Gears of War, hopes you still care

Epic's lauded Gears of War franchise helped Microsoft sell the Xbox 360, and now Redmond hopes it can do the same on the Xbox One.

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Microsoft renames SkyDrive to OneDrive

SkyDrive's getting a new name after Microsoft lost a costly trademark battle.

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Microsoft loses money on every Surface tablet it sells

Microsoft's financial reports indicate it took a $39 million hit on its tablet sales during 2013's fourth quarter.