Microsoft is one of the biggest multinational technology companies. It was founded by Bill Gates and Paul Allen in 1975. Its HQ is in Washington. Microsoft produces personal computers, consumer electronics, and computer software.
Recycling advocate Eric Lundgren, who was sentenced to 15 months in prison for making free Windows recovery discs, told RT that he will use his appeal to continue fighting against planned obsolescence by Microsoft and others.
Scooped-up electronic communications between pimps and tech-sector employees at reputable Seattle-based companies such as Microsoft and Amazon is another hit for the tech industry, already reeling from sexism charges.
The US Supreme Court will review a Department of Justice request to overturn a landmark appeals court decision in favor of Microsoft over protections for company data stored overseas, mostly out of reach of US law enforcement.