Doctors blame “exhaustion” as the CEO of Microsoft danced like a gnome at CES and declared over and over, Microsoft Now Owns Your Soul.
Microsoft blew past expectationsfor December quarter revenue and profits thanks to huge Windows 7 sales. Sales in the Windows division (which is more than 60% of total revenue for the company) were up 70% year-over-year, beating Wall Street estimates. The company says Windows 7 licenses so far, “making it the fastest selling operating system in history.” By contrast the Online Services Business lost $466 million from operations – even more than last year.
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