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News Tag: Windows 7

January 29, 2010

Microsoft profits soar due to high demand for Windows 7

by Kay Murchie
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Microsoft, the world’s largest software company, has announced its profits for the October to December period and has exceeded analysts expectations. The software giant, which released the Windows 7 operating system in October, said net profit came in at $6.66 billion (£4.13 billion) for the three months to 31 December 2009, compared with the $4.18 billion it posted ...



October 23, 2009

Microsoft shares rise on Q3 profits

by Kay Murchie
Microsoft shares rise on Q3 profits
Microsoft, the world's largest software company, has today announced its profits for the July to September period and has exceeded analysts expectations, which led to an 8% rise in its shares in pre-market trading to $28.68. The software giant, which released its new Windows 7 operating system yesterday, said net profit came in at $3.57 billion (£2.18 billion), down 18% compared with ...