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Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Microsoft lays off 638 in Seattle area, 3,000 globally, nearly completing its planned 18K cuts   —  Microsoft cuts another 3,000 jobs, finishing last big phase of layoffs … Microsoft this morning cut an additional 3,000 jobs from its workforce around the world, saying it has now completed almost …
Oct 29, 2014, 3:15 PMIn context
Tricia Duryee / GeekWire:
Electronic Arts beats Q2 expectations, fueled by both console and digital sales   —  Electronic Arts, the publisher of Titanfall and Plants vs. Zombies, reported earnings today that blew away Wall Street expectations.  The Redwood City, Calif.-based company reported a profit of 73 cents a share, beating estimates of 53 cents.
Oct 28, 2014, 9:35 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
T-Mobile now up to 52.9M customers after biggest growth quarter in company history … T-Mobile continues to add customers at a record pace and today reported an addition of 2.3 million subscribers during the third quarter.  —  The Bellevue-based carrier added 1.4 million post-paid customers …
Oct 27, 2014, 9:50 PMIn context
John Cook / GeekWire:
Amazon posts $437 million loss, worse than Wall Street feared … Amazon posted a $437 million net loss for the second quarter, or a loss of 95 cents a share, significantly deeper than the net loss of 74 cents per share expected by analysts polled in advance by Thomson Reuters.
Oct 23, 2014, 6:25 PMIn context
John Cook / GeekWire:
Redfin buys walkability rating site Walk Score, its first aquisition, to give users more neighborhood information   —  Redfin buys Walk Score, marking first acquisition in company history  —  Seattle-based Redfin just stumbled on a deal in its backyard that was simply too good to pass up.
Oct 22, 2014, 7:05 PMIn context
Blair Hanley Frank / GeekWire:
Nokia's HERE maps app hits wide release on Android   —  Nokia launched a version of its HERE maps app for Android today that can be installed on most Android devices.  The company first launched a version of its Android app on Samsung's app store a couple months ago, and is now making a beta version available to every Android user.
Oct 21, 2014, 4:55 PMIn context
John Cook / GeekWire:
Former Microsoft exec Bob Muglia raises $26M for Snowflake, a data warehousing startup   —  Bob Muglia is floating in the clouds, or should we say on some snowflakes.  The longtime Microsoft veteran — who left the company in 2011 after 23 years, including a stint as the president …
Oct 21, 2014, 12:40 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
uberX, Lyft approved to pick up and drop off passengers at SFO   —  San Francisco International Airport is now allowing the three major on-demand transportation startups to pick up and drop off passengers on its property.  Less than a week after Sidecar gained approval from SFO officials …
Oct 20, 2014, 8:25 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Nadella says differences in base pay among genders and races at Microsoft within 0.5%, announces plan to recruit and train for diversity   —  Internal Memo: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella sets new diversity plan after ‘humbling’ experience  —  A week after his controversial comments about women and pay raises …
Oct 16, 2014, 1:10 AMIn context
Blair Hanley Frank / GeekWire:
Microsoft fixes vulnerability used in ‘Sandworm Team’ attacks … What do NATO, the Ukraine and European telecom companies all have in common?  They've all been targeted by a hacking group using an undisclosed vulnerability in Windows that Microsoft patched today.
Oct 14, 2014, 9:05 PMIn context

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