Happy Friday! I’m kicking off the weekend extra-early today because my wife and I are going on another short trip.
On this edition of the Sams Report, Microsoft has big numbers, Microsoft has bigger numbers, and Xbox has no numbers.
The European Commission has formally charged Apple with antitrust violations related to its mobile app store on the iPhone and iPad.
And you thought Apple’s financials were hard to explain. Amazon just delivered a net income of $8.1 billion on revenues of $108.5 billion, a record for the first quarter.
Microsoft announced today that the Show Changes feature is now generally available in Excel for the web.
Vivaldi has released new versions of its desktop and Android web browsers. Both include a new feature called Cookie Crumbler.
Leo, Mary Jo, and Paul discuss Microsoft's blockbuster quarterly earnings, Microsoft's new font, Build 2021 registration, and much, much more.
Epic Games revealed in its depositions in the Apple antitrust case that it will not release Fortnite on Microsoft’s Xbox Cloud Gaming service.
Microprocessor giant Qualcomm this week reported that it earned a net income of $1.8 billion on revenues of $7.9 billion for the quarter ending March 31.
Samsung delivered a net income of $6.4 billion on revenues of $59 billion in the most recent quarter and is again the largest smartphone maker in the world.
Apple reported record quarterly earnings last night, with a net income of $23.6 billion on revenues of $89.6 billion, a gain of 54 percent YOY.
Microsoft announced today that it will lower its Microsoft Store fees for PC game developers well below the industry-standard 30 percent rate.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Spotify grows, Apple makes a lot of iPhones, and Microsoft acquires Kinvolk.
Microsoft today announced that its upcoming game Halo Infinite will support multiplayer cross-play and cross-progression when it’s released later this year.
It’s finally here: Microsoft has announced that it will soon start delivering the May 2021 Update, which will upgrade Windows 10 to version 21H1.
It just keeps piling up, and now the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has joined the fight against the dominant mobile app stores.
At a virtual Galaxy Unpacked event today, Samsung announced two new members of its Galaxy Book PC lineup with Pro branding.
As part of its quarterly earnings report, Spotify this week said that it now has over 356 million monthly active users, up 24 percent year-over-year.
Microsoft this week announced that it would replace Calibri as the default font for all things Microsoft. And it needs your help to pick a successor.
Despite rampant component shortages, Sony still managed to sell 7.8 million PlayStation 5 consoles through the end of March 2021.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Microsoft brings home the bacon with another blowout quarter.
AMD announced that it earned a net income of $555 million on revenues of $3.4 billion in the quarter ending March 31.
Microsoft today announced that it earned a net income of $15.5 billion on revenues of $41.7 billion for the quarter ending March 31.
Google parent company Alphabet announced that it earned a net income of $17.9 billion on revenues of $55.3 billion in the quarter ending March 31.
Now that Microsoft has opened the doors to Xbox cloud gaming, it's time to push it to the edge.
Amazon today announced new versions of its Fire HD 10 and Fire HD 10 Plus tablets, plus a Productivity Bundle that includes one year of Microsoft 365 Personal.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Apple has a conference call with Europe, Viva is expanding, and Xbox in the car.