Internal memo: Microsoft names leaders for key Applications & Services Group

Microsoft executive Julie Larson-Green’s shift to the company’s Applications & Services Group is part of a broader series of leadership changes announced this week for the division that includes Microsoft Office, Bing, Skype and other well-known apps and online services. Qi Lu, the executive vice president who leads “ASG,” as it’s known, sent out a… Read More

Craig Mundie. (Microsoft file photo)

Mundie: Microsoft positioned to eliminate the ‘cacophony’ of modern computing

At a small event in Redmond this morning, Craig Mundie, Microsoft’s chief research and strategy officer, is providing an update on the company’s long-term vision for the digital world, and the company’s role in it. Mundie started by talking about the challenges introduced by evolution of computing beyond the personal computer, into an array of devices… Read More