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Microsoft Q3 rises on cloud usage, demand for PCs, but growth tempered by pandemic

Thursday 30 April 2020 | 09:02 CET | News
Update: 30 April 2020 | 15:35 CET
Microsoft reported higher results for its fiscal third quarter to end March, but growth was tempered by the coronavirus pandemic, and numbers lower than in the previous quarter. The company said net impact was minimal and that cloud usage increased. There was a slowdown, especially in the last weeks of the quarter, in transactional licensing, particularly among SMEs, and a reduction in advertising spend in LinkedIn. In the More Personal Computing segment, Windows OEM and Surface benefited from increased demand for remote work and learning, but supply chain constraints in China offset that

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