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Microsoft Earnings Released, Revenue $20.4 Billion

Microsoft Earnings Released, Revenue $20.4 Billion

By Chris Crum 4 hours ago

Microsoft just released its earnings report for its fiscal year 2014 Q3. Revenue was $20.4 billion for the quarter ended March 31st. The company managed to pretty much meet analysts’ expectations. New CEO Satya Nadella said, “This quarter’s results demonstrate …

Bing Ads See Substantial Growth [Report] Bing Ads See Substantial Growth [Report]

In its “State of Paid Search” report for the first quarter of the year, The Search Agency finds that Bing’s growth has more than doubled the rate of Google’s in ad spend. Of course, with Google being such a dominant …

Office 365 Personal Makes Productivity Affordable Office 365 Personal Makes Productivity Affordable

Microsoft Office used to be software that either came with your PC or you had to spend hundreds of dollars just for the base software. Microsoft dumped this sales model a few years ago with the introduction of Office 365 …

Here's All You Need To Know About Phil Spencer Here's All You Need To Know About Phil Spencer

Microsoft announced late last month that Phil Spencer would become the new head of the Xbox division. As part of the announcement, Spencer said that he would bring a new focus on games back to the division that has seemingly …

Forza Motorsport 5 Gets Long Beach Circuit Track Forza Motorsport 5 Gets Long Beach Circuit Track

Forza Motorsport 5 has been supported more than any other Xbox One launch game and for good reason. It’s easily one of the best of the bunch and was even included with Xbox One consoles for a time. With its …

Xbox 360 Emulation Might Show Up On The Xbox One Xbox 360 Emulation Might Show Up On The Xbox One

The Xbox 360 has one of the best game libraries of any game console. It’s a shame then that the console’s library can’t be played on the Xbox One. For fans of the console that bought an Xbox One, they …

Windows XP: How to Secure the Dead OS Windows XP: How to Secure the Dead OS

The day has finally arrived. Microsoft has been warning consumers for one year now that support for Windows XP will be ending, and at midnight EDT tonight the operating system will officially be dead to Microsoft. What does this mean …

Enterprise Windows XP Support Is About To End Enterprise Windows XP Support Is About To End

The final countdown for Windows XP support is upon us (There’s literally a countdown. You can see it here). It’s had a good twelve-year run, but on April 8th, Microsoft will support the OS no more. This means there will …

Mickey and Minnie Mouse presided Mickey and Minnie Mouse presided

Poppy Montgomery and Microsoft executive Shawn Sanford have been married since February 19. Montgomery broke the news on Friday when she appeared on Live! with Kelly and Michael. The wedding ceremony took place at Disneyland. The couple’s children were present …

Microsoft, Yahoo Have Big TV Show Plans Microsoft, Yahoo Have Big TV Show Plans

Two reports are circulating this morning indicating that Microsoft and Yahoo are both working (separately) on new original television shows that would follow the high-quality series trend set by Netflix and followed by Amazon and others. Bloomberg is reporting that …

Bing Launches 'Knowledge Widget' For Webmasters Bing Launches 'Knowledge Widget' For Webmasters

Microsoft has launched the Bing Knowledge Widget for webmasters and publishers. It detects and visualizes entities on your webpage, and displays rich info about the entity, providing site visitors with info about the said entities on the page. If they …

Internet Explorer 11 Gets Enterprise Mode Internet Explorer 11 Gets Enterprise Mode

Microsoft announced that it has launched an update to Internet Explorer 11 with an Enterprise Mode feature aimed at helping businesses keep up to date with software, service, and device releases. It’s available on Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. Microsoft …

Windows Phone 8.1 Adds Cortana, Various Improvements Windows Phone 8.1 Adds Cortana, Various Improvements

Last year, Microsoft refreshed Windows 8 on PCs and tablets with the launch of Windows 8.1. It added a bunch of new features, including the return of the Start button. Widows Phone users were left without an update though with …

Software Revenue Rose 4.8% Last Year Software Revenue Rose 4.8% Last Year

The PC market is in a funk, with PC manufacturers scrambling to find a way to make desktop and notebook PCs relevant within the new reality of mobile tablets and smartphones. That doesn’t mean, however, that the software companies providing …

Phil Spencer Gets Promoted To Head Of Xbox Division Phil Spencer Gets Promoted To Head Of Xbox Division

Phil Spencer is probably the most likable of all the Xbox executives. He exudes confidence during all of Microsoft’s press conferences, and he has a legitimate love for games. In fact, you could say he’d be the perfect fit to …

Microsoft Will Pay You $100 To Upgrade Windows XP Microsoft Will Pay You $100 To Upgrade Windows XP

Microsoft wants you to finally stop using Windows XP. Microsoft announced this week that they will no longer be supporting Windows XP in any of their security updates, and are urging anyone left on the 12-year-old operating system to upgrade …

Microsoft Introduces Office For iPad Microsoft Introduces Office For iPad

Microsoft made some major announcements on Thursday including Microsoft Office for iPad, free Office Mobile apps for iPhone and Android, and the Enterprise Mobility Suite of cloud services to help businesses manage corporate data and services on various devices. The …