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Omega Advisors Dissolves Share Stake In Adobe Systems, Cuts In Microsoft
Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 

Feb 14 (Reuters) - Omega Advisors::OMEGA ADVISORS DISSOLVES SHARE STAKE IN ADOBE SYSTEMS.OMEGA ADVISORS INC CUTS SHARE STAKE IN MICROSOFT CORP BY 73.3 PERCENT TO 245,705 SHARES - SEC FILING.OMEGA ADVISORS INC CUTS SHARE STAKE IN CITIGROUP INC BY 15.8 PERCENT TO 765,600 SHARES.OMEGA ADVISORS - CHANGE IN HOLDINGS ARE AS OF DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND COMPARED WITH THE PREVIOUS QUARTER ENDED AS OF SEPTEMBER 30, 2018.  Full Article

Accenture, Microsoft Announce Launch Of Accenture Microsoft Business Group
Monday, 4 Feb 2019 

Feb 4 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE PLC - CO, MICROSOFT, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THEIR JOINT VENTURE AVANADE, ANNOUNCED LAUNCH OF ACCENTURE MICROSOFT BUSINESS GROUP.ACCENTURE PLC - ACCENTURE MICROSOFT BUSINESS GROUP WILL BE LED BY EMMA MCGUIGAN, SENIOR MANAGING DIRECTOR AT CO.ACCENTURE PLC - ADAM WARBY WILL CONTINUE TO SERVE AS CEO OF AVANADE.  Full Article

Microsoft Q2 Xbox Live Monthly Active Users Grew 8 Percent To 64 Mln
Wednesday, 30 Jan 2019 

Jan 30 (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp ::MICROSOFT - Q2 XBOX LIVE MONTHLY ACTIVE USERS GREW 8 PERCENT TO 64 MILLION.MICROSOFT - Q2 XBOX HARDWARE REVENUE DOWN 19 PERCENT.MICROSOFT - Q2 GAMING REVENUE UP 8 PERCENT (UP 9 PERCENT CC).MICROSOFT - Q2 WINDOWS OEM PRO REVENUE DOWN 2 PERCENT, ROUGHLY IN-LINE WITH COMMERCIAL PC MARKET.MICROSOFT - Q2 SURFACE REVENUE GREW 39 PERCENT (UP 41 PERCENT CC) WITH STRONG GROWTH ACROSS BOTH CONSUMER AND COMMERCIAL.  Full Article

Microsoft Q2 Non-GAAP Earnings Per Share $1.10
Wednesday, 30 Jan 2019 

Jan 30 (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp ::Q2 DILUTED EARNINGS PER SHARE WAS $1.08 GAAP AND $1.10 NON-GAAP.QTRLY REVENUE WAS $32.5 BILLION AND INCREASED 12%.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.09, REVENUE VIEW $32.51 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.MICROSOFT RETURNED $9.6 BILLION TO SHAREHOLDERS IN FORM OF SHARE REPURCHASES AND DIVIDENDS IN Q2 OF FISCAL YEAR 2019.QTRLY REVENUE IN INTELLIGENT CLOUD WAS $9.4 BILLION AND INCREASED 20%.QTRLY SERVER PRODUCTS AND CLOUD SERVICES REVENUE INCREASED 24%.QTRLY REVENUE IN PRODUCTIVITY AND BUSINESS PROCESSES WAS $10.1 BILLION AND INCREASED 13%.INCREASE IN QTRLY SERVER PRODUCTS AND CLOUD SERVICES REVENUE WAS DRIVEN BY AZURE REVENUE GROWTH OF 76 PERCENT.GAAP RESULTS INCLUDE NET CHARGES RELATED TO TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT (TCJA) OF $157 MILLION FOR Q2.QTRLY OFFICE COMMERCIAL PRODUCTS AND CLOUD SERVICES REVENUE INCREASED 11%.QTRLY REVENUE IN MORE PERSONAL COMPUTING WAS $13.0 BILLION AND INCREASED 7% (UP 7% IN CONSTANT CURRENCY).QTRLY WINDOWS OEM REVENUE DECLINED 5% (DOWN 5% IN CONSTANT CURRENCY).QTRLY OFFICE COMMERCIAL PRODUCTS AND CLOUD SERVICES REVENUE INCREASE DRIVEN BY OFFICE 365 COMMERCIAL REVENUE GROWTH OF 34%.QTRLY LINKEDIN REVENUE INCREASED 29%.QTRLY GAMING REVENUE INCREASED 8% (UP 9% IN CONSTANT CURRENCY) WITH XBOX SOFTWARE & SERVICES REVENUE GROWTH OF 31% (UP 32% IN CONSTANT CURRENCY).QTRLY GAAP RESULTS INCLUDE NET CHARGES RELATED TO TCJA OF $157 MILLION FOR Q2 OF FISCAL YEAR 2019 AND $13.8 BILLION FOR Q2 OF FISCAL YEAR 2018.  Full Article

Microsoft Azure Says Services Are Operating Normally After Co Experienced Issues With Cloud Resources, Azure Government Cloud
Wednesday, 30 Jan 2019 

Jan 29 (Reuters) - :MICROSOFT AZURE SAYS SERVICES ARE OPERATING NORMALLY AFTER CO EXPERIENCED ISSUES WITH CLOUD RESOURCES, AZURE GOVERNMENT CLOUD.  Full Article

Microsoft Acquires Citus Data
Thursday, 24 Jan 2019 

Jan 24 (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp ::MICROSOFT ACQUIRES CITUS DATA.  Full Article

Walgreens Expects To Recognize Cost Savings Over Time That Will Be Part Of Transformational Cost Management Program
Tuesday, 15 Jan 2019 

Jan 15 (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp ::WALGREENS - EXPECTS TO RECOGNIZE COST SAVINGS OVER TIME THAT WILL BE PART OF TRANSFORMATIONAL COST MANAGEMENT PROGRAM ANNOUNCED IN DEC 2018.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE-ANTICIPATES CERTAIN OF THE ACTIVITIES MAY RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT RESTRUCTURING, OTHER SPECIAL CHARGES AS THEY ARE IMPLEMENTED.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INC - AT PRESENT, CO NOT ABLE TO MAKE DETERMINATION OF TOTAL ESTIMATED AMOUNT/ RANGE OF AMOUNTS IT MAY INCUR.  Full Article

Walgreens Boots Alliance And Microsoft Establish Strategic Partnership To Transform Health Care Delivery
Tuesday, 15 Jan 2019 

Jan 15 (Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance ::WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE AND MICROSOFT ESTABLISH STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP TO TRANSFORM HEALTH CARE DELIVERY.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE - COS COMMITTED TO MULTIYEAR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT INVESTMENT TO BUILD HEALTH CARE SOLUTIONS, IMPROVE HEALTH OUTCOMES, LOWER COST OF CARE.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INC - INVESTMENT WILL INCLUDE FUNDING, SUBJECT-MATTER EXPERTS, TECHNOLOGY AND TOOLS.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE - COS WILL ALSO EXPLORE POTENTIAL TO ESTABLISH JOINT INNOVATION CENTERS IN KEY MARKETS.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE - IN 2019 WBA WILL PILOT UP TO 12 STORE-IN-STORE "DIGITAL HEALTH CORNERS".WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE - PLANS TO MIGRATE MAJORITY OF CO'S IT INFRASTRUCTURE ONTO MICROSOFT AZURE.  Full Article

Microsoft Announces Quarterly Dividend Increase
Wednesday, 28 Nov 2018 

Nov 28 (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp ::MICROSOFT ANNOUNCES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND INCREASE.MICROSOFT ANNOUNCES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND INCREASE.SETS QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.46PER SHARE.  Full Article

Skype Calling Now Available On Amazon's Alexa - Skype Website
Monday, 19 Nov 2018 

Nov 19 (Reuters) - :SKYPE CALLING NOW AVAILABLE ON ALEXA; SKYPE USERS CAN USE ALEXA TO CALL PEOPLE ON SKYPE OR CALL MOBILES/LANDLINES IN UP TO 150 COUNTRIES - SKYPE WEBSITE.  Full Article

Google to buy data migration company Alooma in cloud push

Feb 19 Alphabet Inc's Google said https://cloud.google.com/blog/topics/inside-google-cloud/google-announces-intent-to-acquire-alooma-to-simplify-cloud-migration on Tuesday it will buy data migration company Alooma, as part of efforts to catch up with bigger cloud service rivals Amazon.com Inc and Microsoft Corp.