Microsoft's Mixed Earnings: Record Revenue, Drop In Profit
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J. Nicholas Hoover
J. Nicholas Hoover,
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1/28/2013 | 1:35:50 PM
re: Microsoft's Mixed Earnings: Record Revenue, Drop In Profit
Go ahead and blame the OEMs, but despite the record revenues, I think Microsoft continues to struggle through the desktop-web transition, burdened both by legacy technology and a late arrival to the party. The schizophrenic nature of Windows 8 (tablet home screen, but keep the desktop for other stuff) is representative of this fact.

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