How Microsoft stays on Washington’s good side

The world’s second-largest tech company has avoided the anger and intense scrutiny facing the rest of Silicon Valley—and other big tech firms are starting to resent its success.

FILE - In this Nov. 10, 2016, file photo, people walk past a Microsoft office in New York. China-based government hackers have exploited a bug in Microsoft's email server software to target U.S. organizations, the company said Tuesday, March 2, 2021. (AP Photo/Swayne B. Hall, File)