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3 Huge New Reasons To Invest In Microsoft Now
In recent times, tech news headlines have been dominated by the LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD) and Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN) IPOs and the growing anticipation over the FaceBook and Twitter IPOs.
Microsoft: Dividend Growth Analysis For Long-Term Investors
Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) traded ex-dividend on 5/15/2012 with a payout of $0.20 per share. This is an increase of 25% over the $0.16 paid in the same quarter last year.
Microsoft goes green: data centers, offices to be carbon neutral come July
This summer, Microsoft is launching a new green energy initiative in which all of the company's direct operations, "including data centers, software development labs, air travel, and office buildings," will go carbon neutral.
Other Than Facebook, Microsoft's Investments Haven't Worked Out So Well
Last week, Microsoft invested $300 million in a new joint venture with Barnes & Noble's digital division. Microsoft has only done five of these equity investments in the last decade. It's much more likely for Microsoft to acquire companies outright, or ...
Microsoft outsources copyright enforcement to small Redmond company
Pulin Thakkar, a 15-year veteran of Microsoft, is the company's founder. He has a background in VoIP and SIP protocols (with several related patents to his name), and no legal background.
Microsoft Plans To Launch 80-Inch Windows 8 Tablets
Is Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) ready for the tablet market? The company's chief executive officer Steve Ballmer must think so.
Steve Ballmer has an 80-inch Windows 8 tablet in his office — will you have ...  GeekWire
Microsoft bans third-party browsers from Windows on ARM
In a twist that's very reminiscent of Microsoft's naughty nineties, Mozilla has revealed that Windows RT - aka Windows 8 on ARM - will only support one web browser: Internet Explorer.
Android, Apple Own 80% of Global Smartphone Market: Microsoft's Share, 2.2%
Of the 152.3 million smartphones shipped in the calendar quarter ending in March, 59 percent had Android on them and 23 percent ran Apple iOS, according to a report released Thursday by International Data Corporation (IDC). That's nearly a 30 percent ...
IDC: Android Controls 59% of the World's Smartphone Market Share, iOS at ...  Droid Life
How much do DVD and digital media playback features really cost?
Microsoft Corporation is one of our licensees and accounted for approximately 10%, 12%, and 13% of our total revenue in fiscal 2009, 2010, and 2011, respectively.
Office 365 Cloud vs On-Premise
John Howie, Senior Director of Technical Security Services for the Online Services Security and Compliance (OSSC) team within Global Foundation Services at Microsoft Corporation, said "Between those two datacentres we can provide failover, so if one of ...