Microsoft hires for software support jobs in Midwestern

Microsoft has hired four software support specialists to help its Midwestern customers with IT issues, according to the company’s announcement.The hires, which will begin in mid-August, will be the latest hires to support its customers in the Midwest.Microsoft said the job openings are part of its ongoing efforts to support businesses in the region.Microsoft says the job postings will be […]

New Obama tech firm builds $100M in robotics research, sales

By Brian Fung and Aaron Blake/BloombergThe Obama administration has secured a $100 million investment from MIT Technology Review to build and operate a robotics research and development center.The announcement, which was made Friday, also includes the opening of the new center, which will be called the Mitchell Institute of Industrial Robotics.The center will offer advanced industrial robots for manufacturing, logistics, […]