Microsoft acquires GitHub for $7.5 billion

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Microsoft acquires GitHub for $7.5 billion

The rumors were true in the end, Microsoft acquires GitHub for $7.5 billion in Microsoft stock. And that’s not all, Chris Wanstrath is leaving and Nat Friedman will be taking on the role of GitHub’s CEO.

This agreement is expected to close at the end of the calendar year.

Once the acquisition closes, GitHub will be led by CEO Nat Friedman, who will continue to report to Microsoft Cloud + AI Group Executive Vice President Scott Guthrie; GitHub CEO and Co-Founder Chris Wanstrath will be a technical fellow at Microsoft, also reporting to Scott.

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Microsoft OneNote Publisher WordPress Plugin Review

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Microsoft OneNote Publisher WordPress Plugin Review

This might sound weird, but I’m writing this article in OneNote to test out the newly released Microsoft OneNote Publisher WordPress Plugin, which allow you to import your notes to WordPress and then publish them.

I want to see if my format will still look the same, and if it’s easy to use, and If it actually work.

Let’s see how it will go

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Microsoft Acquire Calendar App Sunrise for $100 Million

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Microsoft Acquire Calendar App Sunrise for $100 Million

Microsoft seems to be hungry for some apps lately and doesn’t care about spending their money left or right.

According to the latest report from TechCrunch, Microsoft is acquiring the Calendar App Sunrise. This acquisition is the 3rd this year and it costed Microsoft $100 million.

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Microsoft Acquire Mojang for $2.5 Billion

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Microsoft Acquire Mojang for $2.5 Billion

Microsoft Acquire Mojang the company behind Minecraft for $2.5 Billion, These news come after a week of rumors about this acquisition and now it became true.

Here’s some posts regarding this big news:

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Is Yahoo going to buy Android from Google?

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Is Yahoo going to buy Android from Google?

Marissa Mayer is buying everything that moves lately, Be careful out there, don’t move, and don’t breathe.

Since Marissa became the CEO of Yahoo Before she used to work Google as a executive and key spokesperson, things have changed for the company, changed in a good way I guess.

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Walt Mossberg leaving All Things D

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Walt Mossberg leaving All Things D

Today Walt Mossberg announced on his twitter account that he wrote his last article for All Things D, after 22 years writing tech reviews in one of the biggest website The Wall Streat Journal, and his planes to start his own tech news website with Kara Swisher.

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Design iOS 7 using Microsoft Word!

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Design iOS 7 using Microsoft Word!

I’ve never seen anything like this, but i definitely want to see more and more.

I’m talking about this amazing video made by Václav Krejčí

Václav Krejčí Is not your everyday GUI designer, he’s a guy with a crazy idea to design a lot of awesome and cool design using Microsot Word, and to start he designed the iPhone 5 and iOS 7 completely from Microsoft Word.

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