Amazon reportedly tried to poach Satya Nadella in 2000, and Microsoft is happy it didn’t happen

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. (Space Foundation and Microsoft Photos) Microsoft’s renaissance in recent years may have never come to pass if Jeff Bezos had his way. In a wide-ranging profile of Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, Fast Company’s Harry McCracken reports that the Amazon CEO tried to woo Microsoft’s current chief[…]

Apple’s ARKit will innovate the everyday

GUEST: In today’s digital economy, we see a constant rotation of new, innovative technology emerging on the market. While some platforms are built exclusively for consumers, others are designed with an enterprise purpose in mind. The most powerful pieces of technology, however, do both. And augmented reality (AR) is the perfect example. Some of the[…]

Emmys Preview: Amazon faces tough fight vs. HBO, Netflix and Hulu in Sunday night’s awards

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’aVXW7nQARCNzRw_MDOUUmw’,sig:’jdrRqi–jyCvRVKcgC1RNFAkDyasHKh_BwdWUdlDg9E=’,w:’594px’,h:’436px’,items:’607678046′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); Jeff Bezos has gotten a lot of love at awards shows over the last couple years as Amazon continues to strengthen its position as a legitimate television and film player. The CEO dominated the discussion at last year’s Emmys; he got more thanks and jokes at the Golden[…]

A Song I Wrote For My MSN Crush Is My First Email

My First Email is a series of chat interviews about digital archaeology. Today we are talking to Motherboard Canada staff writer Jordan Pearson. -Jason Koebler JASON: Here are the rules. Go into Gmail, sort reverse chronologically, and open the first email you see. Jordan, what was your first email? JORDAN: Well, this wasn’t my first[…]