Microsoft

Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation is an American technology company. It develops, manufactures, licenses, supports, and sells computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services.

Community partnership hosts public vaccine site to help with safe, equitable distribution

Anyone in the community who meets the Washington State Department of Health’s eligibility guidelines, including uninsured Washingtonians, can register to be notified when a vaccination appointment is available (pending vaccine supplies).Microsoft is suppor...

Pub: Apr 6, 2021 by J. Doe
About: Microsoft

Celebrating World Autism Awareness Day – and Autism Acceptance Month

Today the world recognizes and celebrates the rights of individuals with autism. World Autism Awareness Day, established in 2008 by the United Nations, is an international observance to make us mindful of this complex, lifelong developmental disability, wh...

Pub: Apr 2, 2021 by J. Doe
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Army moves Microsoft HoloLens-based headset from prototyping to production phase

Earlier today, the United States Army announced that it will work with Microsoft on the production phase of the Integrated Visual Augmentation System (IVAS) program as it moves from rapid prototyping to production and rapid fielding.Microsoft has worked cl...

Pub: Apr 2, 2021 by J. Doe
About: Microsoft

Episode 3 of Envision: Leaders must collaborate to tackle today’s global challenges

How can we work together to protect individuals, organizations and governments from increasingly sophisticated cyberthreats while expanding opportunity and access to technology in a sustainable way?I look forward to discussing these topics and more during ...

Pub: Apr 2, 2021 by J. Doe
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Mutual empowerment through mentorship, sponsorship and allyship

Jenny Lay-Flurrie and Jacky Wright first met in 2012 while both were on a panel sponsored by the Women at Microsoft employee resource group (ERG). The connection was instant. Both Brits had moved to the U.S. to work with Microsoft – Jacky had just joined M...

Pub: Apr 1, 2021 by J. Doe
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Building a more inclusive skills-based economy: The next steps for our global skills initiative

Last summer, we launched a global skills initiative to reach 25 million worldwide. Nine months later, we have helped more than 30 million people, learned from our projects and are ready to launch the next phase in our work. Today, I’m excited to join my co...

Pub: Mar 30, 2021 by J. Doe
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The philosophy and practice of our hybrid workplace

In the midst of numerous and difficult circumstances brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve made important observations about the future of work, and how and where our employees know they work best. What we’re learning and understanding has led us to u...

Pub: Mar 22, 2021 by J. Doe
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Include 2021: Engaging on diversity and inclusion with intention, as individuals and organizations

Today Microsoft kicks off Include 2021, a global diversity and inclusion event unlike anything we’ve ever done before.This free digital event is open to all and brings together global experts in academia, social change, law, behavioral science and diversit...

Pub: Mar 17, 2021 by J. Doe
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Microsoft acquires The Marsden Group, a leader in rapid industry innovation

Today, we are excited to announce that Microsoft has acquired The Marsden Group, a leader in industrial technology innovation and rapid prototyping. The first chapter of digital transformation was heavily oriented toward consumer-focused industries. The ne...

Pub: Mar 16, 2021 by J. Doe
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Ignite 2021: A resilient, reimagined future and next big ‘whoa’ moment

We all have moments when we realize the world got smaller and our imagination got bigger. I remember the first time I travelled internationally. I got on a plane in Cherry Point, North Carolina, fell asleep and woke up in Rota, Spain. The sense of age and ...

Pub: Mar 2, 2021 by J. Doe
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Empowering her empowers all of us

I started to realize my journey to empowerment at age 17, standing inside Mumbai airport for the first time in my life and getting ready to fly 8,000 miles away from home. After going through exit immigration, I turn around and could see my parents waving ...

Pub: Mar 2, 2021 by J. Doe
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New industry clouds offer launchpad for innovation

Over the past year, we have experienced dramatic disruption around the world. Companies in every industry have turned to digital technologies for the resilience and agility necessary to survive. The urgency for entire industries to transform at scale has n...

Pub: Feb 24, 2021 by J. Doe
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Include 2021: A global event to engage on challenging topics to accelerate diversity and inclusion

At Microsoft we’ve been focused on learning about effective allyship in the workplace. Part of the mindset necessary for allyship is about accepting what we don’t know, being willing to be wrong, and even taking some risks to drive meaningful change.On Mar...

Pub: Feb 18, 2021 by J. Doe
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Black History Month 2021: One ally’s perspective

Numerous devastating, disturbing and very public situations of racial injustice over the past year have compelled me – a straight, white man – to examine the role I play in perpetuating social inequities and the opportunity I have to help eradicate them. H...

Pub: Feb 16, 2021 by J. Doe
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Investing to grow in and with Atlanta

Today we’re excited to announce that Microsoft’s presence in Georgia is growing. We will complete our new office space in Atlantic Yards this year, and we’ll be adding even more space for our future. This includes plans for a new datacenter region with a p...

Pub: Feb 11, 2021 by J. Doe
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