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Microsoft ramps up advertising, promotions ahead of holidays

Thursday 13 November 2014 | 08:46 CET | News
Microsoft said it expects revenues to again jump in the holidays season for this year, set to begin with the US Thanksgiving holiday on 27 Nov up through January. Last year, revenues went 2.4 times higher than the January to November average, as customers with new devices added apps, games, music and video content and exisiting customers used more or different apps to help with travel, shopping and recreation. Over the coming weeks Microsoft and its partners will begin holiday promotions and advertising. The company expects around USD 100 million in Windows Store Gift Cards to be available in

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