No one ever said that the mobile market was an easy fish to fry. Microsoft is learning this first hand, as both Google and Apple continue to make steady progress in this highly competitive arena. Sure, it does help that both companies had a bit of a head start. Microsoft is still playing catchup, and despite hitting a...

With figures like these it easy to see why there are voices that say that Microsoft should sell or spin off the Bing and Xbox divisions. Both businesses continue to lose money. Big money. The company’s newest gaming console, Xbox One, for example, has resulted in a $400 million loss since it was released last...

Acer is currently one of the largest hardware vendors, but the company has been posting mixed financial results for the past few quarters. The company has not progress on the financial front, and again lost money in the second quarter of this year. Both its market share and financial situation has been gradually...

The year 2012 has been tough for a lot of hardware vendors, and the last quarter in particular has been stingy for a lot of companies. It also brought some ungenerous results for Logitech, and the peripheral company reported a loss of $180 million. Retail sales were down 14 percent too, and understandably Logitech has...

Microsoft could find its money making machine come to a half (even if for just a few months) if reports are to be believed. The company could soon report a quarterly loss – it’s first in 20 years. CBS News claims that Microsoft earned around $5.3 billion this last quarter, but also leaked tons of money as it invested...

Yesterday Microsoft released its fiscal 2013 first quarter earnings. For those that don’t know, Microsoft has its financial calendar start mid-year so don’t get too confused, it is still 2012- no time warp here. The news wasn’t exactly optimistic as it turns out. The company posted revenues of $16.01 billion and earnings...