Microsoft Buys Ray Ozzie’s Communications Startup Talko, Team Will Join Skype

 Microsoft is buying Talko, the mobile messaging startup founded by Ray Ozzie, Microsoft’s former Chief Software Architect until 2010. The company says today the acquisition, whose terms were not disclosed, involves the Talko technology and the team. Talko employees will now join… Continue Reading

Microsoft Lays Off 60 On Its HoloLens Team In Israel As It Shifts Development To The U.S.


 Microsoft has yet to ship its first HoloLens holographic imaging device,but it is moving swiftly on to the next generation of development nonetheless. TechCrunch has confirmed thatMicrosofthas dismissed60 peoplein Israel who workon the HoloLens — 30 full-time staff and 30… Continue Reading