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Bill Gates and Melinda Gates are splitting up after 27 years

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Bill Gates, co-founder and former CEO of Microsoft, and his wife, Melinda French Gates, said on Twitter on Monday that they will split up after 27 years. The two will keep working together on philanthropic efforts, which have addressed education,......

Microsoft is rolling out a new default font to 1.2 billion Office users after 14 years — and the designer of the old one is surprised

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Luc(as) de Groot in Berlin. Sonja Knecht On Thursday, Microsoft announced a change coming soon to some of its most visible software. It will choose a new default font for its Office applications, such as Word and Excel. And that......

Amazon’s cloud division reports 32% revenue growth

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Andy Jassy, Amazon AWS Source: CNBC Amazon said Thursday that its market-leading cloud business grew revenue 32% in the first quarter, a faster pace than analysts had expected and accelerating from 28% growth in the fourth quarter. The Amazon Web......

Microsoft will match Epic and share more money with video game makers

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, speaks with Herbert Diess, CEO of Volkswagen AG (not pictured), about a joint project between the two companies called the Volkswagen Automotive Cloud in Berlin on Feb. 27, 2019. Sean Gallup | Getty Images Microsoft......

Sony launches PlayStation 5 console in China ahead of Microsoft’s Xbox

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here In this photo illustration a PlayStation 5 logo seen displayed on a smartphone. Mateusz Slodkowski | SOPA Images | LightRocket via Getty Images GUANGZHOU, China — Sony officially launched its PlayStation 5 console in China on Thursday. The disc version......

Microsoft says LinkedIn topped $3 billion in ad revenue in the last year, outpacing Snap and Pinterest

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Recent data from LinkedIn shows the skills that are most in-demand as the labor market attempts to slowly regain its footing after the steep decline caused by Covid-19. Aytac Unal | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images Microsoft said Tuesday LinkedIn’s......

Stock futures flat as Big Tech earnings roll in, Fed decision looms

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here U.S. stock futures were flat in overnight trading on Tuesday as investors digested major technology earnings and geared up for the latest Federal Reserve policy announcement. Dow futures fell about 50 points. S&P 500 futures gained 0.05% and Nasdaq 100......

Jim Cramer reveals his guide to the ‘earnings gauntlet’ as the biggest companies report

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here It’s a challenging moment for traders to game the market with Wall Street in the throes of earnings season, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Tuesday. “Welcome to the gauntlet, the 72-hour period where the bulk of the biggest companies report. It’s......

Tesla stock slumps despite record quarter: CNBC After Hours

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here CNBC.com’s Pippa Stevens brings you the day’s top business news headlines. On today’s show, Phil LeBeau breaks down Tesla’s record quarter and explains the criticisms of the electric carmaker’s profitability model. Plus, Yun Li dives into GameStop’s $550 million stock......

Microsoft fiscal third-quarter earnings are out — here are the numbers

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Satya Nadella, chief executive officer of Microsoft Corp., attends the Viva Tech start-up and technology gathering at Parc des Expositions Porte de Versailles on May 24, 2018, in Paris. The third edition of VivaTechnology brings together nearly 1,800 start-ups alongside......

Thoma Bravo’s $12.3 billion purchase of Proofpoint is the largest private equity cloud deal

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Gary Steele, CEO, Proofpoint Scott Mlyn | CNBC Even with private equity firms spending record amounts of cash for software in recent years, Thoma Bravo just trumped them all, announcing the biggest cloud buyout ever on Monday. Thoma Bravo said......

Two names traders are watching as a massive earnings week kicks off

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Earnings season is in full swing with one-third of the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average set to report this week. Microsoft, Boeing and McDonald’s are just a few of the 166 companies on deck.  In an interview with......

Stock futures calm in anticipation of big earnings week

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here People walk by the New York Stock Exchange in lower Manhattan on Oct. 5, 2020 in New York City. Angela Weiss | AFP | Getty Images Futures contracts tied to the major U.S. stock indexes held steady at the start......

Adobe’s newest top executive explains how Covid pandemic changed his first year on the job

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here When Anil Chakravarthy joined Adobe in January 2020, his job as head of the Digital Experience business was to help customers modernize and take advantage of the cloud. He also had to gear up quickly for Adobe Summit, the company’s......

Taxes and inflation will be key themes for markets in the week ahead

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Source: NYSE The final week of April is going to be a busy one for markets with a Federal Reserve meeting and a deluge of earnings news. Hot topics in......

Cramer’s week ahead: The market is creating ‘unbelievable buying opportunities’

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday that investors should be ready to find buying opportunities in the stock market with earnings season in full swing. When companies report quarterly results, market players digest numbers quickly and Wall Street tends to make......

The new negotiation over job benefits and perks in post-Covid hybrid work

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Recent survey work indicates many more workers expect to retain control over work location after Covid, but C-suites are anxious to bring more employees back to offices. EschCollection | Stone | Getty Images As Americans are vaccinated in increasing numbers......

Happy Earth Day: Traders share top environmentally friendly investments

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Happy Earth Day! In the spirit of the eco-focused occasion, CNBC’s “Trading Nation” asked its traders to share their favorite green investments. Michael Bapis, managing director at Vios Advisors at Rockefeller Capital, says exposure to companies that prioritize the environment......

Apple’s AirTag relies on a feature no competitor can match: 1 billion iPhones

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Apple Airtag Source: Apple Inc. On Tuesday, Apple announced a long-awaited gadget called AirTag. Users can attach the $29 coin-sized device to valuables like keys or a backpack, then locate it on a live map inside Apple’s built-in Find My......

Dish stock jumps after company announces Amazon cloud deal for 5G buildout

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Charles Ergen, chairman and co-founder of Dish Network Corp Jonathan Alcorn | Bloomberg | Getty Images Shares of Dish Network closed up nearly 11% on Wednesday, reaching prices not seen since mid-2019, after the satellite TV company announced a partnership......

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