How a Key Microsoft Strategy Could Help Seal a $75B Deal

04.04.2022 - By WSJ Tech News Briefing

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Microsoft is looking to get regulators on board with its plans to buy video game publisher Activision. To do that, it's building relationships with lawmakers, a strategy spearheaded by the company’s president, Brad Smith. WSJ Microsoft reporter Aaron Tilley joins host Zoe Thomas to discuss how Mr. Smith developed this strategy over decades and why it could be helpful at a time when tech giants are under scrutiny.

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