Microsoft posts quarterly loss but beats Wall Street

Due to the multibillion-dollar write-down (USD 6,2 billion!!!) of its online agency acquisition, MS made its first quarterly loss (USD 492 million) in history.

But after years of stumbling behind Apple and Google, the company seems to have regained trust of the market and is on a good way with the new products to come (Touch-friendly Windows 8, Surface tablet, new phone software, a web-oriented version of its highly profitable Office-suite,…

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