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Dina Bass

I've covered Microsoft and the broader software industry for Bloomberg News for more than a decade.

Microsoft is looking to embrace tech startups, but a former company executive said it has a long way to go.

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Microsoft is looking to embrace tech startups, but a former company executive said it has a long way to go.

Ex-Microsoft Exec Trashes Former Employer — at a Microsoft Event

Microsoft assembled more than 200 tech entrepreneurs, investors and other industry types at its headquarters in Redmond, Washington, today for a series of presentations from members of the company’s business incubator. These events are designed to foster startups, promote Microsoft’s...

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Jintronix is a startup that sees Kinect as a way to help rehabilitate patients who have suffered strokes or spinal cord injuries.

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Jintronix is a startup that sees Kinect as a way to help rehabilitate patients who have suffered strokes or spinal cord injuries.

Startups Try to Help Microsoft’s Kinect Grow Up Beyond Gaming

Microsoft’s Kinect motion sensor lets gamers wield a light saber or slice falling fruit ninja-style, but Jintronix sees a more serious use — rehabilitating patients who have suffered a stroke or spinal cord injury. Jintronix is among 11 startups housed...

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