Search engine company Lycos has paid $58 million for Tripod, combining two of the 10 most visited sites on the internet and pre-empting rumoured interest from Microsoft. Tripod offers home page publishing and content, as well as chat and email.
CRN pulls out the key information from Microsoft's Q4, which took the vendor above $100bn for the year
Investment will include an AI research centre in London
John Coulston outlines Rackspace's plans to partner with the channel in the UK
Chris Bunch of Microsoft partner Cloudreach gives his take on this year's Inspire conference