AJ Impact

US tech firms meet intelligence services on election security

Social media companies face pressure to beef up security following Russian efforts to influence 2016 campaign.

US tech firms meet intelligence services on election security

AJ IMPACT

Tech giant Microsoft agrees to buy LinkedIn for $26.2bn

The US software firm to acquire professional social networking site, which has some 433 million members worldwide.

Tech giant Microsoft agrees to buy LinkedIn for $26.2bn

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Timeline: Biggest social media acquisitions

Microsoft has bought social networking site LinkedIn for $26.2bn, making it one of the biggest tech acquisitions.

Timeline: Biggest social media acquisitions

Science & Technology

Thirty years on, Microsoft Windows still dominates

In 1985, Microsoft launched Windows 1.0 - an operating system that came to run on most of the world's computers.

Science & Technology

China's 'Code War' attacks on US internet titans

Online security researchers say Beijing has launched major cyber strikes against American IT giants eyeing its market.

   China's 'Code War' attacks on US internet titans