Cloud remains strong for Microsoft in second quarter earnings

02 February, 2018, 00:34 | Author: Grady Montgomery
  • Microsoft FY18 Q2 earnings: $28.9 billion in revenue backed by cloud, Office growth



FOX Sports wins NFL Thursday night deal
Advertising revenue for regular season Thursday night games fell 3 percent from the prior year, according to Standard Media Index. The digital partner, per Goodell on a conference call, can have a contract that does not line up with FOX's five-year deal.

Russian Federation wants cleared athletes at Winter Games
However, CAS reduced their lifetime Olympic bans. "I feel for all clean athletes of the world right now". The entire Russian Paralympic team was also banned from the 2016 Paralympic Games.

San Francisco to wipe clear outdated marijuana convictions
The city of San Francisco is taking a major step in rectifying the failed "war on drugs" that has disproportionately targeted black people.

SC GOP Rep. Trey Gowdy won't run for re-election
The post is considered a powerful position that allows for investigations into any aspect of the federal government. Another member of Congress announced on Wednesday their decision not to seek re-election this fall.

Arsenal announce second club-record deal in one day
The BBC's David Ornstein has confirmed that Mesut Ozil has signed a new deal which will keep him at Arsenal until 2021. The north London club have been in talks with Ozil since last season and look to have finally made a breakthrough.

CDC Director Resigns Over Financial Conflicts
Fitzgerald became director of the CDC in July, bought stock in Japan Tobacco in August 2017, and sold it at the end of October. The head of the Centers for Disease Control is resigning a day after a big Politico report on her stock trading.

Thieves busted with 9000 pounds of oranges crammed into 3 cars
When police tried to pull the cars over, the vehicles took off leading to officers chasing them through a dirt road. In the nearby town of Carmona, authorities were notified that a shipment of oranges had gone missing.

Germany criticise "incomprehensible" IPC decision on Russian athletes at Pyeongchang 2018
The IOC has authorized 169 Russian athletes to compete as neutrals at the Winter Olympics after they passed an anti-doping panel. We have also witnessed behavioral and cultural changes".

EPA head Pruitt doesn't recall 2016 statements calling Trump a 'bully'
James Inhofe, R-Okla., quipped, "I get the impression they don't like you". "Well, anyway, you're doing a great job ". Ernst asked Pruitt about the status of the Reid vapor pressure waiver to eliminate restrictions on E15 ethanol blends.

Grammys 2018: Star Wars legend Carrie Fisher wins posthumous award
She was best known for her work in five " Star Wars " blockbusters and the romantic comedy "When Harry Met Sally". Fisher, who made Princess Leia an iconic and beloved figure to millions of moviegoers died in 2016 at age 60.