Reported its earnings for the third quarter of fiscal 2010 Microsoft. According to the data provided, the company managed to slightly beat analysts' predictions. The quarter ending March 31 was a good one.
Revenue was $14.50 billion, up 6 percent year over year.
Sales of Windows 7 laid the foundation for this success. Microsoft, this system is already installed on more than 10 percent of personal computers worldwide. Over the past quarter, its sales increased by 28 percent.
As for other areas such as Xbox LIVE, search system bing, then here Microsoft refrained from excessive comments, stating only that "strong growth" was noted.
Also, no suggestions were made regarding possible earnings in the current quarter.