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AllAfrica.com
Training On Reporting Dangers of Ebola UnderwayAn organisation called Media in Cooperation and Transition (MICT), in partnersh
Training On Reporting Dangers of Ebola Underway
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
An organisation called Media in Cooperation and Transition (MICT), in partnership with Culture Radio, through their 'Ebola Bye-Bye Project', Tuesday commenced a four-day training of journalists from the provinces on the dangers of reporting about the... Read more
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The Verge
Horrendous experience with 950XL on Holiday. I get a spit on the face for 800$.Not even the most loyal fan can stand it anymore. Long time Windows Phone love
Horrendous experience with 950XL on Holiday. I get a spit on the face for 800$.
The Verge / Posted 13 hours ago
Not even the most loyal fan can stand it anymore. Long time Windows Phone lover and user here. My interest in Windows Phone dates back to the day when it was awkwardly branded as Windows Phone 7 Phone Series and devotion starts with a lovely Lumia... Read more
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The Register
Ballmer schools SatNad on Microsoft's mobile strategy: You need oneThe world’s wealthiest activist shareholder, Steve Ballmer, has offered another
Ballmer schools SatNad on Microsoft's mobile strategy: You need one
The Register / Posted 15 hours ago
The world’s wealthiest activist shareholder, Steve Ballmer, has offered another critique of Microsoft, the company he helped build. A Business Insider interview finds Ballmer – now an “outsider” – generous and complimentary on most aspects of... Read more
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Red Herring
Africa Internet Group secures $83m investment — Red HerringAfrica Internet Group, which owns e-commerce company Jumia and nine other e-ven
Africa Internet Group secures $83m investment — Red Herring
Red Herring / Posted yesterday
Africa Internet Group, which owns e-commerce company Jumia and nine other e-ventures in Africa, has raised $83 million from AXA Insurance, in exchange for 8% in equity. Africa Internet Group will use the new funds to support its business model of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Microsoft Delivers Promise of Windows 10 in New Lumia DevicesMicrosoft Mobile devices last week in Lagos delivered its promise of Windows 10
Microsoft Delivers Promise of Windows 10 in New Lumia Devices
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Microsoft Mobile devices last week in Lagos delivered its promise of Windows 10 operating system, OS, in its latest flagships, the Lumia 950 and 950 XL respectively. Microsoft Nigeria, today, unveiled two of its latest Windows 10 mobile flagship... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Is Microsoft Corporation About to Kill One of Its Major Brands?For the last four years, "Lumia" has been synonymous with Windows Phone. Former
Is Microsoft Corporation About to Kill One of Its Major Brands?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
For the last four years, "Lumia" has been synonymous with Windows Phone. Former Finnish handset giant Nokia established the brand for its Windows-powered smartphones late in 2011, before ultimately passing ownership to Microsoft in the 2013 deal that... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Palace: PH only allows US to build storage facilities, but not military bases Presidential Communications Operations Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. (Richard
Palace: PH only allows US to build storage facilities, but not military bases
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Presidential Communications Operations Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. (Richard V. Viñas) The United States will not build permanent bases in the Philippines but will only... Read more
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YugaTech
Results: Microsoft Lumia 950 XL vs Lumia 1020 Camera Blind TestLast week, we have compared the shots from the Microsoft Lumia 950 XL against t
Results: Microsoft Lumia 950 XL vs Lumia 1020 Camera Blind Test
YugaTech / Posted 3 days ago
Last week, we have compared the shots from the Microsoft Lumia 950 XL against the Nokia Lumia 1020 and we’re now ready to give you the results of who you thought took better shots on Auto mode. Winner: B for Lumia 1020 Winner: A for Lumia 950... Read more
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The Verge
Asus ZenFone Zoom: do you really need a zoom lens in your smartphone?The ZenFone Zoom has been a long time coming, actually; it was announced at CES
Asus ZenFone Zoom: do you really need a zoom lens in your smartphone?
The Verge / Posted 5 days ago
The ZenFone Zoom has been a long time coming, actually; it was announced at CES 2015, but is only now making its way to the US. Asus earned some positive buzz around its ZenFone 2 last year, an Intel-powered Android phone that was impressive... Read more
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Tech Pinas
Asus ZenFone Zoom Philippines Review Package Arrives in TechPinas HQ!In my eight years of being a technology blogger, I've received many cool gadget
Asus ZenFone Zoom Philippines Review Package Arrives in TechPinas HQ!
Tech Pinas / Posted 5 days ago
In my eight years of being a technology blogger, I've received many cool gadget review units and packages. This one right here - from Asus Philippines - is definitely one of the most well-prepared. They sent me their new imaging-powerhouse Asus... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Microsoft’s Windows Phone is Zuned – MacDailyNewsOnce upon a time, “Microsoft positioned its range of Windows Phone 7 handsets a
Microsoft’s Windows Phone is Zuned – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 5 days ago
Once upon a time, “Microsoft positioned its range of Windows Phone 7 handsets as the true third mobile ecosystem, but it’s time to admit it has failed,” Tom Warren writes for The Verge. “If a lack of devices from phone makers and even Microsoft... Read more
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The Verge
Windows Phone is deadWindows Phone started off life as a promising alternative to Android and iOS fi
Windows Phone is dead
The Verge / Posted 5 days ago
Windows Phone started off life as a promising alternative to Android and iOS five years ago. Microsoft positioned its range of Windows Phone 7 handsets as the true third mobile ecosystem, but it's time to admit it has failed. If a lack of devices... Read more
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The Verge
The VAIO Phone Biz might be the sleekest Windows phone yetLet's leave aside the question of whether VAIO making phones in the first place
The VAIO Phone Biz might be the sleekest Windows phone yet
The Verge / Posted 5 days ago
Let's leave aside the question of whether VAIO making phones in the first place is a good idea, let alone SIM-free Windows 10 Mobile phones for Japan, of all things and countries. Let's restrain ourselves from querying why on earth this one is called... Read more
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YugaTech
Results: Microsoft Lumia 950 XL vs LG V10 Camera Blind TestWe now tally your input to see which camera got the winning votes. Overall Win
Results: Microsoft Lumia 950 XL vs LG V10 Camera Blind Test
YugaTech / Posted 6 days ago
We now tally your input to see which camera got the winning votes. Overall Winner: Microsoft Lumia 950 XL As you can see, the Microsoft Lumia 950 XL smokes the LG V10 in all aspects when taking photos on Auto mode. The colors are more life-like and... Read more
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Macworld
Dodgy USB Type-C cable fries vigilante engineer's $1,000 laptop If you don't do your research, buying a third-party Type C adapter is a littl
Dodgy USB Type-C cable fries vigilante engineer's $1,000 laptop
Macworld / Posted 6 days ago
If you don't do your research, buying a third-party Type C adapter is a little like playing Russian roulette with your gadgets. Benson Leung’s good intentions have finally caught up... Read more
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Louth Leader
Do you know who punched a man with learning difficulties and stole his phone in Mablethorpe?DC Becky Fowler is appealing for witnesses to a robbery in Mablethorpe yesterda
Do you know who punched a man with learning difficulties and stole his phone in Mablethorpe?
Louth Leader / Posted 6 days ago
DC Becky Fowler is appealing for witnesses to a robbery in Mablethorpe yesterday (February 2). Between 2.45pm and 3pm on Tuesday February 2, a 35 year-old man with learning difficulties was waiting for a bus on Seacroft Road when he was approached... Read more
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Horncastle Today
Do you know who punched a man with learning difficulties and stole his phone in Mablethorpe?DC Becky Fowler is appealing for witnesses to a robbery in Mablethorpe yesterda
Do you know who punched a man with learning difficulties and stole his phone in Mablethorpe?
Horncastle Today / Posted 6 days ago
DC Becky Fowler is appealing for witnesses to a robbery in Mablethorpe yesterday (February 2). Between 2.45pm and 3pm on Tuesday February 2, a 35 year-old man with learning difficulties was waiting for a bus on Seacroft Road when he was approached... Read more
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The Hindu
With 220mn users, India is now world’s second-biggest smartphone marketOver 20 mobile phone brands are now assembling their parts in India India has
With 220mn users, India is now world’s second-biggest smartphone market
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
Over 20 mobile phone brands are now assembling their parts in India India has become the second-biggest smartphone market in terms of active unique smartphone users, crossing 220 million users, surpassing the US market, according to a report by... Read more
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International Business Times
Lumia 550: All the productivity features you need to know Microsoft's affordable 4G LTE Lumia 550 smartphone is equipped with the hardwar
Lumia 550: All the productivity features you need to know
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
Microsoft's affordable 4G LTE Lumia 550 smartphone is equipped with the hardware and software features that is sure to make you more productive. Unveiled alongside the other Lumia branded Windows 10 phones and Surface series devices in October 2015,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Is It Time for Microsoft to Exit the Smartphone Business?Microsoft had a solid idea when it tried to become the first company offering
Is It Time for Microsoft to Exit the Smartphone Business?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
Microsoft had a solid idea when it tried to become the first company offering a single operating system across computers, tablets, and phones. The strategy was sound, as it made sense that people -- business users specifically -- would want to move... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Windows 10 overtakes Windows XP for first timeIn the UK, Windows 10 is running on around 22.4 per cent of desktops, compared
Windows 10 overtakes Windows XP for first time
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
In the UK, Windows 10 is running on around 22.4 per cent of desktops, compared to Windows 7's 15.2 per cent. Windows 8 accounts for around 6.6 per cent, according to StatCounter. Microsoft recently ended support for several older versions of... Read more
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CNET
Who still believes in Windows Phone? How about VaioWindows Phone isn't dead yet. It just got a vote of confidence from an unlikely
Who still believes in Windows Phone? How about Vaio
CNET / Posted 8 days ago
Windows Phone isn't dead yet. It just got a vote of confidence from an unlikely source: We've confirmed that Sony spinoff Vaio will announce a Windows 10 phone, as early as this week. Don't get me wrong: things still look pretty bleak for fans of... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Galaxy S7: 7 things to expect from Samsung's next smartphoneSAMSUNG HAS FINALLY confirmed that it will launch the Galaxy S7 on 21 February.
Galaxy S7: 7 things to expect from Samsung's next smartphone
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 8 days ago
SAMSUNG HAS FINALLY confirmed that it will launch the Galaxy S7 on 21 February. We'll be at Samsung's pre-Mobile World Congress keynote to bring you all the latest, but here's seven things you can expect the smartphone to include until we descend on... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Microsoft’s abysmal phone sales may mean the death of Windows 10 Mobile Microsoft’s latest quarterly results show such abysmal phone sales, it’s hard
Microsoft’s abysmal phone sales may mean the death of Windows 10 Mobile
ExtremeTech / Posted 8 days ago
Microsoft’s latest quarterly results show such abysmal phone sales, it’s hard to believe that the Windows 10 Mobile ecosystem can recover. Less than a week ago, we covered the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Orange's top phones for Christmas?Orange has released its list of most popular smartphones sold in South Africa f
Orange's top phones for Christmas?
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Orange has released its list of most popular smartphones sold in South Africa for Q4 2015. "The holiday period between November and January traditionally results in a significant increase in product sales. Sales over the 2015/2016 holiday period... Read more
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International Business Times
Microsoft Lumia, Surface and Band 2: Top must-have accessories Some must-have accessories are now available for the new Microsoft Lumia phone,
Microsoft Lumia, Surface and Band 2: Top must-have accessories
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
Some must-have accessories are now available for the new Microsoft Lumia phone, the Surface tablet and the latest Band at reasonable prices. These include Surface Pen, charging stand and cable for Microsoft Band 2, Display Dock and Surface Dock.... Read more
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express
This is the biggest hint yet that Microsoft is really building a Surface Phone MICROSOFT is rumoured to be building a Surface Phone to replace its Lumia-bra
This is the biggest hint yet that Microsoft is really building a Surface Phone
express / Posted 8 days ago
MICROSOFT is rumoured to be building a Surface Phone to replace its Lumia-branded smartphones. Microsoft is believed to be readying a redesigned, flagship Surface... Read more
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PC Advisor
Samsung Galaxy S7 launch date confirmedLatest rumours: The Galaxy S7 will be unveiled at a Samsung press event on 21 F
Samsung Galaxy S7 launch date confirmed
PC Advisor / Posted 8 days ago
Latest rumours: The Galaxy S7 will be unveiled at a Samsung press event on 21 February 2016, and go on sale on 11 March. It will be unveiled alongside the Galaxy S7 Edge. It will also come with a pressure sensitive screen and a feature similar to... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Microsoft's revenue falls, but cloud remains a bright spotMicrosoft is betting on reinventing itself as a cloud company, and the financia
Microsoft's revenue falls, but cloud remains a bright spot
Computer World Australia / Posted 9 days ago
Microsoft is betting on reinventing itself as a cloud company, and the financial results it released Thursday show that its push is paying off despite an overall decline in revenue. Azure revenue rose 127 percent from a year earlier, and sales of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Understanding Why Intel Corp.'s Atom x3 Won't Power a Microsoft Surface PhoneIn a recent discussion thread over in Seeking Alpha, one reader commented that
Understanding Why Intel Corp.'s Atom x3 Won't Power a Microsoft Surface Phone
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
In a recent discussion thread over in Seeking Alpha, one reader commented that PC chip giant Intel may be able to offset the declines in the traditional PC market by selling processors into two key classes of devices: In response to this user, I... Read more
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iTWire
Microsoft did have a merry XmasMicrosoft is a US based company and it has been hit with currency exchange rate
Microsoft did have a merry Xmas
iTWire / Posted 10 days ago
Microsoft is a US based company and it has been hit with currency exchange rates that make it more expensive to buy its products in non-US markets and to repatriate profits back to head office. Some of its figures in its Q2, 2016 report are shown in... Read more
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CNET
Surface makes Microsoft money while the iPhone may be in trouble videoThese are the top stories of the week. The iPhone may be in trouble. Human inte
Surface makes Microsoft money while the iPhone may be in trouble video
CNET / Posted 10 days ago
These are the top stories of the week. The iPhone may be in trouble. Human intelligence bested by Google and Microsoft's Surface is a money maker. Apple reported quarterly financials and it made lots and lots of money. But people are talking about... Read more
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asianage
Microsoft launches Windows 10-powered smartphones, price starting Rs 43,699Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL are first phones to come pre-loaded with Windows 10
Microsoft launches Windows 10-powered smartphones, price starting Rs 43,699
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL are first phones to come pre-loaded with Windows 10 in India New Delhi: Technology giant Microsoft launched two new flagship devices - Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL - priced Rs 43,699 onwards that will be based on its latest... Read more
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YugaTech
Camera Blind Test: Microsoft Lumia 950 XL vs Lumia 1020This is the third installment of our Camera Blind Test for this week since we h
Camera Blind Test: Microsoft Lumia 950 XL vs Lumia 1020
YugaTech / Posted 10 days ago
This is the third installment of our Camera Blind Test for this week since we have ourselves a threesome of smartphones that have given their rear cameras some serious equipment. We first compared the Microsoft Lumia 950 XL against the LG V10, then... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
RIP Windows Phone: the smartphone market is back to being a two-horse raceMicrosoft confirmed these concerns on Thursday during its Q2 2016 earnings call
RIP Windows Phone: the smartphone market is back to being a two-horse race
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 11 days ago
Microsoft confirmed these concerns on Thursday during its Q2 2016 earnings call. The company announced sales of just 4.5 million Windows handsets for the three-month period, down 49 percent on the 10.6 million shifted in the year-ago quarter. This,... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
The INQUIRER's almost finance-free guide to Microsoft's Q2 2016 resultsEVER MORE disturbing corporation Microsoft announced its Q2 2016 financials ove
The INQUIRER's almost finance-free guide to Microsoft's Q2 2016 results
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 11 days ago
EVER MORE disturbing corporation Microsoft announced its Q2 2016 financials overnight (yes, we know, it's a tax thing). But once you climb through the numbers, what does it all mean? We're here to help. No need to thank us. It's what we do. First,... Read more
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Ny Teknik
Halvering av försäljningen av Windows PhoneWindows och mobiltelefoni verkar vara som olja och vatten. Trots nästan 15 år a
Halvering av försäljningen av Windows Phone
Ny Teknik / Posted 11 days ago
Windows och mobiltelefoni verkar vara som olja och vatten. Trots nästan 15 år av ihärdigt kämpande har Microsoft inte lyckats få de båda att förenas på något meningsfult sätt. I företagets senaste kvartalsrapport, som citeras av The Verge, framgår... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Cloud revenue saves Microsoft's quarterAzure platform gains in strength 29 January 2016 | 0Microsoft is betting on re
Cloud revenue saves Microsoft's quarter
techcentral.ie / Posted 11 days ago
Azure platform gains in strength 29 January 2016 | 0Microsoft is betting on reinventing itself as a cloud company, and the financial results it released Thursday show that its push is paying off despite an overall decline in revenue.Azure revenue... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Microsoft is treading water when it comes to hardware, but it could take off next year (MSFT)all the hints point to a phone that takes its cues from the Surface, instead of
Microsoft is treading water when it comes to hardware, but it could take off next year (MSFT)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
all the hints point to a phone that takes its cues from the Surface, instead of the fading Lumia brand. In fact, the word "Lumia" doesn't appear in Microsoft's investor information for this quarter at all. Meanwhile, once Microsoft gets rid of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Microsoft is treading water when it comes to hardware, but it could take off next year (MSFT)all the hints point to a phone that takes its cues from the Surface, instead of
Microsoft is treading water when it comes to hardware, but it could take off next year (MSFT)
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 days ago
all the hints point to a phone that takes its cues from the Surface, instead of the fading Lumia brand. In fact, the word "Lumia" doesn't appear in Microsoft's investor information for this quarter at all. Meanwhile, once Microsoft gets rid of... Read more
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iTWire
OLED will lead the way in ‘desirability’ in 2016Saturation of the smartphone market has slowed down component sales leading to
OLED will lead the way in ‘desirability’ in 2016
iTWire / Posted 12 days ago
Saturation of the smartphone market has slowed down component sales leading to some very agressive pricing, and Moore’s Law has sped up technological advances meaning screens are getting cheaper and better. First we need to define what we mean by a... Read more
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Ars Technica
Cloud, Surface are the highlights of Microsoft’s $23.8 billion quarterMicrosoft posted revenue of $23.8 billion in the second quarter of its 2016 fin
Cloud, Surface are the highlights of Microsoft’s $23.8 billion quarter
Ars Technica / Posted 12 days ago
Microsoft posted revenue of $23.8 billion in the second quarter of its 2016 financial year, down 10 percent from the same quarter a year ago. Operating income was $6.0 billion, a 23 percent drop, and net income was $5.0 billion, a 15 percent fall.... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Microsoft hails software as driving force behind strong financial resultsMicrosoft has hailed its software as the driving force behind strong financial
Microsoft hails software as driving force behind strong financial results
Streatham Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
Microsoft has hailed its software as the driving force behind strong financial results for the end of 2015. In the company's latest earnings results, which cover the last three months of the year, Microsoft reported a revenue rise of 2.7 billion US... Read more
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Bury Times
Microsoft hails software as driving force behind strong financial resultsMicrosoft has hailed its software as the driving force behind strong financial
Microsoft hails software as driving force behind strong financial results
Bury Times / Posted 12 days ago
Microsoft has hailed its software as the driving force behind strong financial results for the end of 2015. In the company's latest earnings results, which cover the last three months of the year, Microsoft reported a revenue rise of 2.7 billion US... Read more
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Gazette
Microsoft hails software as driving force behind strong financial resultsMicrosoft has hailed its software as the driving force behind strong financial
Microsoft hails software as driving force behind strong financial results
Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Microsoft has hailed its software as the driving force behind strong financial results for the end of 2015. In the company's latest earnings results, which cover the last three months of the year, Microsoft reported a revenue rise of 2.7 billion US... Read more
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guardian-series
Microsoft hails software as driving force behind strong financial resultsMicrosoft has hailed its software as the driving force behind strong financial
Microsoft hails software as driving force behind strong financial results
guardian-series / Posted 12 days ago
Microsoft has hailed its software as the driving force behind strong financial results for the end of 2015. In the company's latest earnings results, which cover the last three months of the year, Microsoft reported a revenue rise of 2.7 billion US... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Microsoft hails software as driving force behind strong financial resultsMicrosoft has hailed its software as the driving force behind strong financial
Microsoft hails software as driving force behind strong financial results
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
Microsoft has hailed its software as the driving force behind strong financial results for the end of 2015. In the company's latest earnings results, which cover the last three months of the year, Microsoft reported a revenue rise of 2.7 billion US... Read more
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This is West Country
Microsoft hails software as driving force behind strong financial resultsMicrosoft has hailed its software as the driving force behind strong financial
Microsoft hails software as driving force behind strong financial results
This is West Country / Posted 12 days ago
Microsoft has hailed its software as the driving force behind strong financial results for the end of 2015. In the company's latest earnings results, which cover the last three months of the year, Microsoft reported a revenue rise of 2.7 billion US... Read more
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Harrow Times
Microsoft hails software as driving force behind strong financial resultsMicrosoft has hailed its software as the driving force behind strong financial
Microsoft hails software as driving force behind strong financial results
Harrow Times / Posted 12 days ago
Microsoft has hailed its software as the driving force behind strong financial results for the end of 2015. In the company's latest earnings results, which cover the last three months of the year, Microsoft reported a revenue rise of 2.7 billion US... Read more
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Gazette News
Microsoft hails software as driving force behind strong financial resultsMicrosoft has hailed its software as the driving force behind strong financial
Microsoft hails software as driving force behind strong financial results
Gazette News / Posted 12 days ago
Microsoft has hailed its software as the driving force behind strong financial results for the end of 2015. In the company's latest earnings results, which cover the last three months of the year, Microsoft reported a revenue rise of 2.7 billion US... Read more
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