Updating non microsoft products
Its flagship hardware products are the Xbox video game consoles and the Microsoft Surface tablet lineup.
As of 2016, it is the world's largest software maker by revenue, Microsoft was founded by Paul Allen and Bill Gates on April 4, 1975, to develop and sell BASIC interpreters for the Altair 8800.
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To block on a value, use the 'await' keyword.
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Since the 1990s, it has increasingly diversified from the operating system market and has made a number of corporate acquisitions.
Note that WAI-ARIA support is complex and not fully implemented in any browser.
The company also produces a wide range of other software for desktops and servers, and is active in areas including Internet search (with Bing), the video game industry (with the Xbox, Xbox 360 and Xbox One consoles), the digital services market (through MSN), and mobile phones (via the operating systems of Nokia's former phones and Windows Phone OS).
In June 2012, Microsoft entered the personal computer production market for the first time, with the launch of the Microsoft Surface, a line of tablet computers.
The fiercely competitive software giant is positioning its wares for cloud computing with software and services.
The company's two cash cows - operating systems and the Office productivity suite - are performing well.