Business Support for Policy Action on Climate Change Grows 20-Fold as the “Climate Declaration” Hits First Anniversary

17 Major Companies Meet with Congressional Leaders to Push for Climate Policies; IKEA Announces Purchase of Major Wind Farm in Illinois
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WASHINGTON, April 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ – On the heels of a new UN report detailing damaging and accelerating impacts of climate change, top business executives from IKEA, JLL, Mars Inc., Sprint and VF Corp. met today with members of the Congressional Bicameral Task Force on Climate Change to discuss climate-related impacts on their companies, actions t

Power On! YouthSpark Hub Helps Youth Build Their Futures


We’re excited to share that we’ve launched the updated YouthSpark Hub – an online resource from Microsoft to help youth gain skills, prepare for jobs or even start their own business.

Day One with the Xbox One: What Parents Need to Know


Three years ago, I wrote about my family’s experience with the ground-breaking Xbox 360 Kinect.  Despite all the issues outlined, we love it – it’s given us countless hours of fun as a family and with friends.  We also have expended a lot of calories because of it.

What Gaming System Should You Buy For The Holidays? Xbox One Vs. PS4

Conflict minerals should play a role in your holiday shopping decisions

This holiday season when all the little girls and boys are filling out their lists with an upgrade to their gaming systems, there really are only two choices, the Sony Playstation 4 and the Microsoft Xbox One. - Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) publishes 2013 Citizenship Report

The report showcases the company's performance in the areas of working responsibly and serving communities around the world
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November 26, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The 2013 Citizenship Report showcases Microsoft’s performance in the areas of working responsibly and serving communities around the world. The Citizenship Report provides a view into goals, progress and next steps in key areas including philanthropy, diversity, environmental commitments, and human rights.

The Climate Declaration Hits Broadway…

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BOSTON, October 25, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Starting this week, the Climate Declaration’s message that “tackling climate change is America’s greatest economic opportunity of the 21st century” will be showcased on the CBS Jumbotron on 42nd street in New York City’s Times Square for the next three months. 

Microsoft Alumni Foundation Announces Five Finalists for 2013 Integral Fellows Awards

Former Microsoft employees recognized for extraordinary leadership in philanthropy
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BELLEVUE, Wash., October 1, 2013 /3BL Media/ — The Microsoft Alumni Foundation today announced five finalists for its fifth annual Integral Fellows Awards, a program created in 2009 to recognize and reward the exemplary nonprofit work of former Microsoft employees.

Keep America Beautiful Introduces Suite of Resources for Businesses and Organizations to Encourage Recycling in the Workplace

New Recycling at Work Website Offers Pledge-Takers Recycling Bin Discounts, Online Tools
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STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 26, 2013 /3BL Media/ -- Keep America Beautiful’s Recycling at Work initiative, designed to encourage businesses, organizations and institutions around the country to pledge to increase workplace recycling, has launched a new website ( that features a host of tools and resources, including recycling bin discounts.

Major U.S. Companies Call for Climate Change Action

Microsoft, Owens Corning, Diageo, Thornton Tomasetti & Acer America Corporation join hundreds of companies in seeking strong climate and clean energy policies in Washington
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BOSTON,  Sept 19, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Business calls for strong climate change action are getting louder. Today, a half-dozen leading global companies with more than 100,000 employees, including Microsoft, Owens Corning, Diageo, Thornton Tomasetti, and Acer America Corporation joined hundreds of other U.S. businesses in signing the Climate Declaration, which calls on federal policymakers to seize the economic opportunity of addressing climate change.


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