The pandemic isn’t hurting Microsoft’s bottom line but these changes still worry Satya Nadella

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella speaks at the Microsoft Develop developer conference in Seattle in Could 2019. (GeekWire Photo / Kevin Lisota) Microsoft is not taking the identical monetary beating as a lot of of its friends thanks to the pandemic. Profits jumped 15% in the 1st quarter of 2020, Microsoft Teams users amplified by more […]

Inside the quest for a new COVID-19 test: Microsoft, Adaptive Biotech and the hidden power of immunity

Adaptive Biotech CEO Chad Robins (left) and Peter Lee, Microsoft company vice president of AI and Investigate, on a online video call this week for GeekWire’s Well being Tech Podcast. In the realm of diagnostic exams for COVID-19, there are two primary ways: PCR exams, which detect the presence of the are living virus and […]

Microsoft and UnitedHealth Group app will quiz workers regularly to determine COVID-19 risk

A new application from Microsoft and health care large UnitedHealth Group will question workers a series of queries to decide their probable exposure to COVID-19, possibly clearing them for function or directing them into a tests procedure that will notify each them and their employer of the final results. The application, called ProtectWell, is newest […]

Microsoft Xbox legend J Allard gets back in the game, joining Intellivision for new console launch

J Allard. (Project 529 Picture) J Allard is back in the activity. The onetime Microsoft govt, who was a co-founder of Xbox and a power in the video activity market right before leaving the tech large after 19 years, is joining Intellivision Amusement as world managing director. Allard has been top a Seattle-primarily based startup […]

Microsoft to acquire Metaswitch Networks, bolstering Azure telecommunications efforts

Microsoft stated it will receive Metaswitch Networks, a 39-year-previous corporation that develops computer software for cloud-based interaction networks. The acquisition builds on Microsoft’s existing cloud-similar work to aid telecom providers with their 5G deployments. Microsoft inked a 5G partnership with AT&T final year and produced a similar acquisition previously this year, getting Affirmed Networks, a Boston-region […]

How to Set Your Own Background in Microsoft Teams

You have been invited to a Microsoft Groups assembly, but your work region is a mess. Most likely you are doing work at home, or your common office is just only unsuitable. Probably some redecorating or renovation work is having put. Possibly way, you do not want everyone to see the mess. So, what can […]

Microsoft reportedly teamed up with Oracle to fend off Amazon for the Pentagon’s JEDI contract

The Information disclosed Monday how Microsoft had a “secret alley” — Oracle — to enable land the coveted Joint Organization Protection Infrastructure agreement, a $10 billion Pentagon project that was envisioned by many to go to Amazon but was awarded to Microsoft. Microsoft and Oracle — which have had a sophisticated connection in excess of […]

Startup hiring market flips; Surface Earbuds debut; Gates Foundation CEO – GeekWire

Here’s what we’re conversing about this week on the GeekWire Podcast. COVID-19 has upended the tech startup employing market: There utilized to be a lot more employment than expertise, but the condition has flipped in the experience of enterprise challenges from COVID-19. Tech giants and startups who are employing now come across they can decide […]

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