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Citicoin – Citigroup’s own Bitcoin coming soon

Bitcoin is a virtual currency that knows no borders and can be traded anywhere without problems. Following the lead of Bitcoin, Citigroup is trying to introduce Citicoin, whose concept is almost the same as the Bitcoin. Citigroup testing Citicoins To […]

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Microsoft Q4 2014 Dull, Shares Fall Despite Office 365

The reason why the graph turned down is poor reception of Windows 8.1. Experts say that despite the many other fields where Microsoft has been doing well, such as – Surface Pro and Office 365 and Xbox – the company’s […]

Microsoft starts accepting BitCoins as a mode of payment

Microsoft has started the Bitcoin-trading apps allowing the users to buy apps, games and more for Windows, Windows Phone, and Xbox in exchange of digital currencies. Users can now add your Bitcoins to their Microsoft account at current market value […]

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Microsoft 2014 Q3 earnings up…beats expectations!

Microsoft witnessed higher-than-expected quarterly revenue, helped by stronger sales of its smartphones, Surface tablets and more importantly cloud-computing products for companies. The company also succeeded in keeping its profit margins largely intact. The performance is striking since other tech stalwarts, […]

Get correct Tax related Search Results with improved Bing Search

A witty saying – In this world there’s nothing certain, except two things, death and taxes. Indeed correct! Tax season has kicked off and by April 15 one can expect that most people in the United States of America would […]

Understanding Microsoft’s performance in Q1 2013

On Apr 18th, 2013, Microsoft released its third-quarter report for the revenue of $20.94 billion. The third quarter ended on Mar 31st, 2013. This quarter’s revenue is a net result of operating income of $7.61 billion, net income of $6.06 […]

Microsoft posts $20.49 billion in revenues for Q1 2013

The first quarter of 2013 has weighed in fairly well for Microsoft as it announced the Earnings Release for FY13. During this quarter (also considered as the third quarter of 2013 is Microsoft’s fiscal year), the company generated $20.49 billion […]

Microsoft provides a $2 billion loan to support Dell

Microsoft has agreed to provide a loan of $2 billion to Dell group to help it go private. The sole reason behind getting Dell private is to help the firm, not gain an equity stake or operational control over its […]

Microsoft may invest up to $3 billion in Dell

Dell Inc. the American multinational computer technology corporation is ­feeling poorly and looking for private companies to regain its strength. The American business news channel CNBC reported that Microsoft may invest $1 to $3 Billion in Dell buyout helping the […]

Nokia sells 4.4m Lumia & 9.3 million Asha Phones in Q4 2012

Nokia is finally out of the holiday slumber. Its smartphone strategy of adopting Windows platform at last seems to be paying off! The Finnish giant today disclosed preliminary financial results for Q4 2012, showing unexpected growth for its Devices & […]

Did the Microsoft Xbox division lose $3 billion in the past 10 years?

Even as Microsoft gears up to probably launch the successor to its gaming console, Xbox 360 in the not-so-distant future, a shocking revelation from a game developer has put us all in tizzy. Ben Cousins, a game developer who has […]

Microsoft launches MSN moneyNow service

In an effort to keep up with the changing financial trends and the need for the consumer to stay updated 24X7, Microsoft launched a brand new service named as MSN moneyNow. This new service on the MSN portal ‘keeps users […]

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Web Of Trust (WOT) raises € 1MM investment

Web of Trust (WOT), the safe surfing tool, announced has that it has raised € 1MM investment lead by Inventure, a cross-border venture capital group based in Finland and China. The investment raised by Web of Trust (WOT) includes participation from […]

MasterCard launches interactive touch-sensitive Payment Card

The day couldn’t have been very far now could it? Regular plastic credit or debit cards may soon go out of style! MasterCard has launched a next-generation interactive payment card, or security token card, using MasterCard’s Display Card touch technology. […]

Why Microsoft could financially be a safer bet than Apple today

Apple has always been a brand to reckon with, with its unique consumer devices like iPad, iPhone and iPod and this has further helped surge its market value. With a market value of US $485 billion, the highest for any company […]

Microsoft Announces $2.25 billion Debt Offering

Microsoft has announced the pricing of its $2.25 billion Debt Offering, which will be issued in the form on senior unsecured notes. The notes will consist of the following tranches: $600 million of 0.875% notes will fall due on Nov. […]

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Microsoft India fined for using `money power’

The Delhi High Court has asked Microsoft Corporation to shell out Rs 800,000 ($16,000) for choosing to fight Search helpers in the Indian capital even though they originated in other cities.

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Microsoft launches Financial Services blog

The newly launched Microsoft Payments Community will share its thoughts, comments, news and reflections about payments and core banking from a subject matter expert from Microsoft’s Financial Services Team.

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The Economic Impact of Microsoft’s Windows 7, Worldwide

Windows 7, Microsoft’s follow-on to Windows Vista, will become commercially available in October 2009. For Microsoft, the launch of Window 7 suggests strong growth in client operating systems again.  But the impact of Windows 7 will reach far beyond Microsoft, […]

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Microsoft Money … No More !!!

Microsoft Money Plus will not be available for purchase after June 30, 2009. All purchased Money Plus products must be activated prior to Jan. 31, 2011. 

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Microsoft’s income falls by 32%.

Microsoft announced today that its quarterly revenue and earnings per share dropped in the quarter ending March 31st. It’s the first time in Microsoft’s history that their sales have actually fallen.