Quarter

Microsoft beat expectations with strong Windows revenue, but Xbox had a rough quarter

Enlarge / The 13.5-inch Microsoft Surface Laptop 3. Microsoft beat analyst expectations in its quarterly earnings report, achieving $33.06 billion in revenue in the start of its first 2020 fiscal quarter (which ended September 30) compared to a projected $32.23 billion. That’s a 14% increase over the same quarter the prior year. Much of the …

Microsoft beat expectations with strong Windows revenue, but Xbox had a rough quarter Read More »

Amazon ad revenue tops $3.5 billion in third quarter, expecting strong holiday season

Amazon advertising revenue increased 45% year-over-year in the third quarter. Click to enlarge. Amazon advertising revenues hit a new high in the third quarter, reaching $3.6 billion. Overall, the company reported lower-than-expected profits of $2.1 billion on $70 billion in revenue for the third quarter of the year on Thursday. Amazon doesn’t break out advertising …

Amazon ad revenue tops $3.5 billion in third quarter, expecting strong holiday season Read More »

Trip.com’s Nearly Quarter Century Odyssey as a Can’t Lose Travel Domain, Right?

As Chinese online travel agency Ctrip gets set to change its name to Trip.com Group Ltd. next month, the company — and the world — may not be fully aware of the very hot-and-cold history of the brand under a half dozen or so owners over 23 years. The hit-or-miss track record of companies using …

Trip.com’s Nearly Quarter Century Odyssey as a Can’t Lose Travel Domain, Right? Read More »

Trip.com’s Nearly Quarter Century Odyssey as a Can’t Lose Travel Domain, Right? – Skift

As Chinese online travel agency Ctrip gets set to change its name to Trip.com Group Ltd. next month, the company — and the world — may not be fully aware of the very hot-and-cold history of the brand under a half dozen or so owners over 23 years. The hit-or-miss track record of companies using …

Trip.com’s Nearly Quarter Century Odyssey as a Can’t Lose Travel Domain, Right? – Skift Read More »