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Last week, Satya Nadella wrote an email to Microsoft’s employees covering many of their businesses. He covered Windows Phone, Bing Maps, and Bing Ads. The email also entitled an “impairment charge” of $7.6B and 7,800 layoffs globally as well as a restructuring charge of $750M to $850M. 280 more words
SAN FRANCISCO – Microsoft is handing off some its digital advertising business to AOL and selling its street-image mapping operation to Uber, as the giant software company tries to focus on activities more relevant to its core business. 387 more words
Microsoft confirmed on Monday that it will stop collecting its own map data, though it plans to continue to offer Bing Maps using data licensed from partners. 427 more words
Things to note
– To have access to Microsoft Bing maps, user should have a Microsoft user account or Hotmail account.
– Bing maps is the Microsoft equivalent of Google maps engine. 347 more words