Microsoft: Business Issues

    • Microsoft says it’s infusing AI into all of its products from Xbox to Office

      Microsoft wants to make AI available to all developers through its “intelligent cloud” and accessible to devices at the “intelligent edge.” At its Build developer conference in Seattle this morning, the company explained its vision, which is organized around the interaction of the cloud, data and devices. It offered a media preview of its keynote and announcements last night.

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  • Microsoft beats estimates with $22.3 billion in quarterly revenue

    … This afternoon Microsoft announced better-than-expected revenue of $22.3 billion, beating financial analysts’ consensus estimates which came in just under $22 billion. Earnings per share were also higher than expected at $0.76. Net income was $6.0 billion. Microsoft stock is up in after-hours trading. Revenue rose in most of Microsoft’s…

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  • The Microsoft LinkedIn Deal: What it means for advertisers

    … While much of the talk about Microsoft’s plans to buy LinkedIn for $26.2 billion in cash, announced Monday, has focused on beefing up its cloud business, there’s much to be considered for advertisers, particularly B2B advertisers. In past years, Bing Ads executives have talked about the breadth of user data that Microsoft has spanning work…

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  • Report: Microsoft To Buy Global Mobile Ad Platform InMobi

    … According to an unconfirmed report Microsoft is buying mobile ad network/platform InMobi. Based in Bangalore India the company says that its network comprises more than a billion users per month. Google and Yahoo were supposedly also in talks with the company but were not able to come to terms. Google in particular was reportedly in serious…

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  • Bing Updates Its Logo With Uppercase “B” & New Teal Blue Color

    … Bing has updated its logo, changing the “B” to uppercase and switching out the color from yellow to a teal blue. A Microsoft representative told Search Engine Land that it felt like the right time to freshen things up. “Bing is a successful standalone business and also a key component of many experiences inside and outside of Microsoft,” said…

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  • Milestone: Bing Now Profitable As Windows 10 Success Boosts Usage

    … Amid the flurry of earnings released yesterday Microsoft announced a significant milestone: Bing is now profitable. Discussed on the earnings call, Microsoft’s CFO Amy Hood said “In search, we expect Bing’s strong trajectory to continue, remaining profitable for the remainder of the year.” According to comScore Bing’s US market share is 20.7…

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