New faces, new appearances. Microsoft is all set to hold its regular quarterly financial call with analysts later in the day. Mark your mobiles for Thursday afternoon 5:30 PM Eastern or 2:30 PM Pacific Time. The event, although always interesting, will be even more so this time around. And that is because, the new...

CEO Steve Ballmer had a momentous Thursday. The head of Microsoft pulled the trigger for a titanic reorganization early yesterday and then took to media and analyst conference call later in the day. One of the biggest questions that arise when a company as large as Microsoft changes it overall structure is whether or...

Just like Microsoft, Nokia also disclosed its sales results for the first quarter of the year. And while shipments of Lumia smartphones witnessed a slight increase, total sales of smartphones saw a drop. And now, in a bid to keep on with the winning ways, Nokia’s CEO has promised to launch a new flagship Lumia...

The Redmond giant shared its quarterly earnings a couple of days back, and it painted a motley picture overall. Microsoft hardly shared sales figures, a few divisions bled money, but profit remained solid thanks in no small part to the release of Windows 8. Microsoft’s latest bid is to create a brand new ecosystem...

Microsoft’s latest quarterly conference call with analysts was a tad unspectacular, with the company keeping a lot of the sales numbers to itself and not delivering much in line of new information. One fact that was reiterated was that the Windows 8 business is only just starting. Microsoft’s chief financial officer,...

Microsoft, in its conference call with analysts, revealed that a large portion of users have already started their migration process from Windows XP to a newer version of the operating system. The company has already kicked off its campaign to convince business users to upgrade. Peter Klein, chief financial officer,...