Microsoft counting on brand-new users to hit 30 million Windows Phone 7 target

ZDNet (blog) - Mary Jo Foley - ‎May 28, 2010‎
As reported by MobileTechWorld earlier this week, Microsoft is touting International Data Corp. ...

Ballmer is not going to Apple's launch party

Inquirer - Nick Farrell - ‎May 28, 2010‎
ALTHOUGH IT'S A SHAREHOLDER of Apple, Microsoft has gone out of its way to deny a rumour that Steve Jobs will be sharing a mic with the ...

Steve Jobs steers Apple to the top

AFP - Charlotte Raab - ‎May 28, 2010‎
NEW YORK " By dethroning Microsoft as the world's top technology company, Apple chief executive Steve Jobs has piloted a stunning phoenix-like rise from the ...

5 Ways Steve Ballmer Can Save Microsoft's Mobile Bacon

PC World - ‎May 27, 2010‎
It appears that Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has finally woken up and realized that Microsoft's laughable mobile position is more than a product failure but ...

Contrarian take on Apple vs. Microsoft

MarketWatch - Mark Hulbert - ‎May 27, 2010‎
Condolences may be sent to Apple's investor-relations office at the company's Silicon Valley headquarters. ...

Bragging rights: Apple or Microsoft?

CNN (blog) - ‎May 27, 2010‎
Apple made headlines this week when its market capitalization value eclipsed Microsoft for the first time. Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who's the biggest ...

It's a long game, says MS CEO Ballmer

Times of India - ‎May 27, 2010‎
NEW DELHI: Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is not perturbed as competitor Apple toppled MS to be the most valuable company in the world. "It's a long game. ...

The Irish Times - Friday, May 28, 2010

Irish Times - ‎May 27, 2010‎
Apple shot past Microsoft as the world's biggest tech company based on market value this week, the latest milestone in the resurgence of the maker of the ...

Apple chest-beating

New Zealand Herald - Mark Webster - ‎May 27, 2010‎
Apple CEO Steve Jobs. Photo / AP Well not Apple, but me - via the international press. But hey, it's hard to deny Apple is ...

Upstart Apple steals Microsoft's crown

Times Online - Nigel Kendall, Mike Harvey - ‎May 27, 2010‎
Asked to react to the news that Apple, the upstart rival whose sleek products now set the standard for consumer electronics, had overtaken his organisation ...

We'll make more money than Apple, predicts Microsoft chief

Independent - Nick Clark - ‎May 27, 2010‎
The chief executive of Microsoft, Steve Ballmer, yesterday brushed off news that it had been overtaken by Apple, saying his company would ...

Microsoft: 'Ballmer at WWDC' Rumor is Wrong

PC World - Jr Raphael - ‎May 27, 2010‎
Reports circulating around the Web Thursday morning suggested Microsoft CEO (and occasional mad-man) Steve Ballmer would be crossing enemy lines to speak at ...

UPDATE - Apple and Microsoft CEOs will not share stage time at WWDC 2010 ...

ZDNet (blog) - Adrian Kingsley-Hughes - ‎May 27, 2010‎
I don't know if this is fact, fiction or just plain wishful thinking, but there's a report out that ...

Why Microsoft Should Never Make a Windows 7 Tablet

PC World - Tony Bradley - ‎May 27, 2010‎
Microsoft had planned to enter the tablet market, but recently pulled the plug on its Courier prototype. Now, critics are claiming ...

Does Apple topping Microsoft show the age of the PC is past?

Computerworld (blog) - ‎May 27, 2010‎
When Apple passed Microsoft to become the most valuable tech company in the world, it signalled much more than the financial rise of one company and the ...

Ballmer will not appear at Apple conference

Register - Tony Smith - ‎May 27, 2010‎
Update: Microsoft says that Steve Ballmer will not be appearing at Apple's WWDC Conference. ...

Microsoft's Ballmer won't present at Apple conference (duh)

Los Angeles Times (blog) - ‎May 27, 2010‎
A testament to the waves that one wildly speculative analyst and an army of overzealous bloggers can make, Microsoft responded to rumors Thursday morning, ...

Goldman Says Buy Microsoft as Apple Overtakes Stock

BusinessWeek - Rita Nazareth - ‎May 27, 2010‎
May 27 (Bloomberg) -- Microsoft Corp. fell too far in a selloff that pushed the software maker's market value below Apple Inc., ...

Microsoft CEO Shrugs Off Apple Rise

Huffington Post (blog) - ‎May 27, 2010‎
Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer on Thursday said he was unconcerned that his company had been overtaken by rival Apple as the world's biggest ...

Microsoft debunks rumor of Ballmer appearance at WWDC

Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog) - Nick Eaton - ‎May 27, 2010‎
After rumors to the contrary this morning, Microsoft tweeted that CEO Steve Ballmer will not be making an appearance at the Apple Worldwide Developers ...

Update: Chowdhry Says He Was Wrong; No Ballmer At WWDC

Barron's (blog) - Eric Savitz - ‎May 27, 2010‎
Contrary to what he was claiming yesterday, Trip Chowdhry, of Global Equities Research, now says he was wrong, and that Microsoft (MSFT) CEO ...

Apple's Great Mistake

The Atlantic - ‎May 27, 2010‎
Is Apple (or some other tech company) about to repeat Apple's great mistake? This is a question that keeps coming up. See Henry Blodget in January, ...

Microsoft Denies Ballmer Will Speak at WWDC

PC Magazine - Chloe Albanesius - ‎May 27, 2010‎
Microsoft on Thursday denied that its chief executive, Steve Ballmer, will be making an appearance at Apple's World Wide Developer Conference next month. ...

Microsoft: We're not going to WWDC

CNET - Erica Ogg - ‎May 27, 2010‎
Wall Street analyst Trip Chowdhry lit up the Internet rumor machine Thursday morning with a report to his investors that Apple had set aside ...

Apple worth more than Microsoft

Seattle Times - Sharon Pian Chan - ‎May 27, 2010‎
On Wednesday, Apple passed Microsoft to become the world's most valuable technology company based on market capitalization. While the two may end up trading ...

Microsoft Stock Rebounds, Market Reinterprets Comments

Wall Street Journal - Jeanette Borzo - ‎May 27, 2010‎
SAN FRANCISCO (Dow Jones)--Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) shares jumped about 4% on Thursday to $26.02 after a pair of ...

FP Tech Desk: In pictures: Apple overtakes Microsoft as world's biggest tech firm

Financial Post - Jameson Berkow - ‎May 27, 2010‎
News that Apple has officially become the world's biggest tech firm got us wondering: what does that look like? ...

Brokers rally around Microsoft following selloff

MarketWatch - Dan Gallagher - ‎May 27, 2010‎
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Microsoft Corp. saw its shares regain some value Thursday as Wall Street brokers rallied around ...

Microsoft Running Out of Excuses

Newsweek (blog) - ‎May 27, 2010‎
I'm wondering what excuses Microsoft will invent to explain away the fact that Apple has now surpassed Microsoft in terms of market value. ...

Microsoft unmoved by market value result

Sify - ‎May 27, 2010‎
The Chief Executive Officer of Microsoft, Steve Ballmer, on Thursday shrugged off being surpassed by a rival brand as the world's biggest technology firm in ...

 

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