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.
BlackBerry has cancelled its second-quarter earnings call, which was scheduled to take place along with the release of its financial results on Friday. The company said the cancellation was because of the letter of intent to be acquired by Fairfax Financial Holdings it signed earlier this week.
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.