74085015 story Microsoft To Sell Bing Maps, Advertising Sections 61 Posted by Soulskill on Tuesday June 30, 2015 @03:09PM from the trimming-the-fat dept. UnknowingFool writes: Microsoft has announced that they will sell some Bing Maps technology to Uber and their advertising business to AOL. About 1,300 employees are expected to be offered positions in their new companies. CEO Nadella said previously that there would be "tough choices" to be made. Some outside analysts have said neither venture was very profitable for Microsoft and may have been unprofitable at times.