Microsoft announced today its financial results for the second fiscal quarter of 2013, and it was an overall strong showing for the company.
The Redmond, Washington-based software giant posted revenue of $21.46 billion and net income of $6.38 billion, with earnings per share of 77 cents.
When Research In Motion announces Q2 2013 quarterly results later today, the struggling BlackBerry smartphone maker will need to strike a careful balancing act. RIM (NASDAQ: RIMM) spent most of this week evangelizing BlackBerry 10 to software developers at the BlackBerry Jam Americas developer conference.
Telstra's directories and advertising business Sensis this afternoon confirmed it had made some 120 staff redundant, just days after it unveiled a dismal financial picture which saw total revenues sink 17.8 percent in the first half of its financial year, compared with the same period 12 months before.
The head of Telstra Digital - the new unit created earlier this year to expand Telstra's range of online offerings and get more customers dealing with online - has unveiled a revamped Telstra web site.
After posting strong Q4 2012 results in January, eBay once again saw better-than-expected financial results in Q1 2013. Revenue was up 14 percent to $3.7 billion, compared to the same period of 2012. The company reported first quarter net income on a GAAP basis of $677 million, or $0.51 per diluted share, and non-GAAP net income of $829 million, or $0.63 per diluted share.