The Microsoft logo is seen before the start of a media event in San Francisco, California on Thursday, March 27, 2014. Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, unveiled a version of Office designed for the iPad today. Microsoft is tapping into its software past as it maps its future in the rapidly changing world of Internet technology.

Microsoft Restructures Phone Business, Expands Bing

Microsoft announced two major moves recently including the layoff of 7,800 employees and AOL will now use the Bing search engine.


Mayor Bing (C) speaking at press conference Friday. (WWJ Photo)

Council Seeks Updates On Detroit Police Chief Situation

The Board of Police Commissioners selected firms to conduct a search for a new chief, but no money was immediately available in November from the city to move forward.

CBS Detroit–02/04/2013

Photo by WWJ's Ron Dewey

Detroit Firefighters Getting New Beds

Art Van Furniture founder Art Van Elslander, Mayor Dave Bing and Fire Commissioner Don Austin announced the store is donating 150 beds and mattresses to the department.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/24/2012

Artist rendering (credit: CITY OF DETROIT)

Groundbreaking For Detroit’s New Public Safety Headquarters

Detroit’s mayor and police chief were on hand Wednesday for groundbreaking of the city’s new public safety headquarters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2012

File photo. (WWJ/Vickie Thomas)

City Looks To Create Lighting Authority To Help Keep Street Lights On In Detroit

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing’s chief operations officer Chris Brown outlined for city council plans to finally fix and keep the street lights on.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2012

Mayor Dave Bing. (credit:

Detroit Mayor Undergoes Surgery

The surgery was needed to repair a perforation of the intestines. Mayor Bing is expected to remain hospitalized for five to seven days.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2012

Client Wins From February 22

New business earned by Michigan’s technology-focused companies

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2012

Client Wins From February 15

New business earned by Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2012

Detroit Casinos Feel Singled Out By Proposed Tax Increase

Operators of Detroit’s three casinos say they are opposed to a tax increase proposed in Mayor Dave Bing’s budget presentation to the City Council.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/15/2011

credit: Tina Nelson, UM-Dearborn Photojournalist

Reaction To Governor’s Budget Plan

College students say they’re worried about how the governor’s proposed budget will effect their plans to get a degree.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2011