Microsoft chief executive  Satya Nadella. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

Microsoft, which just announced the biggest job cuts in company history, reported profit that fell short of estimates in the fiscal fourth quarter, we(...)

Satya Nadella signaled in a memo last week that big organisational changes were coming soon. Photograph: Alex Wong/Getty Images

Microsoft’s huge job cuts in the businesses it acquired from Nokia raise questions about its plans in the market for mobile devices. The acquisition, (...)

Microsoft is set to cut more than 6,000 jobs in an announcement expected today.

Microsoft said it will eliminate as many as 18,000 jobs, the largest round of cuts in its history, as chief executive officer Satya Nadella integrates(...)

The restructuring may end up being the biggest in Microsoft history, topping the 5,800 jobs cut in 2009

Microsoft is planning its biggest round of job cuts in five years as the software maker looks to integrate Nokia’s handset unit, Bloomberg reported, c(...)

Satya Nadella, Microsoft Corp chief executive: his 3,100-word essay appears to lay the groundwork for significant changes, to be announced this month. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Files/Reuters

Satya Nadella, Microsoft’s chief executive, has written a company manifesto of sorts. His 3,100-word essay, distributed by email to Microsoft employee(...)

 Stephen Elop was appointed the company’s first non-Finnish head in 2010. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

No matter what way you look at it, the last few years have been tough for Nokia. Once the king of the smartphones, the company has seen its status dec(...)

The Nokia X2 will be available at launch in glossy orange, black and green, with glossy yellow, white and matte dark grey coming later to the lineup.

Microsoft has unveiled the Nokia X2, the newest addition to the expanding Nokia X family of affordable smartphones designed to introduce the “next (...)

Jeff Bezos, chief executive officer of Amazon.com Inc, unveils the Fire phone in Seattle last week. photograph: mike kane/bloomberg
Why Did Amazon Make a Phone?

Shortly after he introduced the new Fire phone last Wednesday, I spoke with Jeff Bezos, Amazon’s founder and chief executive, about the device and Ama(...)

Apple senior vice president of software engineering Craig Federighi speaks during the recent Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, a showcase for upcoming updates to Apple hardware and software. photograph: justin sullivan/getty images

If announcements by major mobile players this month are anything to go by, the future landscape for mobile phones will feature more fences and walled (...)

Airbnb has its own office bar, with a happy hour every Thursday.

For many workers in Ireland, the idea of benefits is probably limited to health insurance, some paid maternity leave and above-average holiday time. H(...)