84.75 +0.06 (0.07%)
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|Bid||84.60 x 100|
|Ask||84.75 x 200|
|Day's Range||84.53 - 85.87|
|52 Week Range||61.95 - 86.20|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||29.94|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.68 (2.04%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Microsoft today is officially launching a new version of its Mixer mobile gameplay streaming app, its Twitch rival. The app, which is initially available on Android with iOS arriving soon, was first introduced into beta testing this fall, with a focus on improvements to its overall user experience, content discovery, performance and personalization features. Microsoft also said that the app's code base had been improved to boost performance and stability.
Google (GOOG, GOOGL) and Amazon (AMZN) might get all the publicity for artificial intelligence thanks to Google Assistant and Alexa, but Microsoft (MSFT) isn’t letting them hog the spotlight any longer. The Redmond, Washington-based tech giant on Wednesday made a slew of announcements related to its AI efforts including a major partnership with none other than Reddit that will bring the social site’s forums and popular AMA interviews into Microsoft’s Bing search engine. Microsoft is also updating its own intelligent assistant, Cortana.
Sometimes it's not a good thing to be viewed as a bitcoin stock play. Just ask investors in Square about that one. Microsoft, on the other hand, has been anointed the king of technology.
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted along party lines on Thursday to repeal landmark 2015 rules aimed at ensuring a free and open internet, setting up a court fight over a move that could recast the digital landscape. The approval of FCC Chairman Ajit Pai's proposal in a 3-2 vote marked a victory for internet service providers such as AT&T Inc, Comcast Corp and Verizon Communications Inc and hands them power over what content consumers can access.
Blockchain technology has the potential to change the world and the race for blockchain ETFs is heating up. Tickers- MSFT, IBM, OSTK.
It seems so many of the companies talking about artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are doing just that, talking. We’re at the early end of the curve. AI will have an enormous impact upon business and our lives. The key to remember is that for most of us the tense is critical.
No one can deny the huge hype bitcoin is generating right now … and for lucky investors, it has also proved a very profitable investment. But with such huge gains come huge risks — and even greater volatility.