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Nintendo has announced that it is shutting down Dr. Mario World in November, just a little over two years after the game's launch. The title was reportedly doing poorly in terms of revenue.
Apple has reported strong results for FY21 Q3 in terms of net sales, net income, and gross margins. Services hit an all-time high while hardware sales exhibited growth across the board as well.
The last seven days have brought a very impressive earnings report from Microsoft, an increase of the cut for PC game devs, and a fix for a faulty Windows update. Be sure to catch up via our overview.
Samsung has posted its highest-ever quarterly revenue in Q3 2020 and saw a 52% increase in operating profit led by a strong demand for smartphones, memory chips, and consumer electronics.
Google is looking to offer Samsung a lucrative deal so that the Korean company drops Bixby and Galaxy Apps store from its devices and instead prominently highlights Google's apps and services.
Huawei has cut its Indian revenue target by roughly 50%. Additionally, the firm will lay off 60-70% of its staff in the country, excluding those in research and development and Global Service Centre.
Xiaomi has said that its sales outperformed analysts expectation in the first quarter. The results are a little bit surprising given the fact that China and many other countries have been locked down.
This week we got to see Microsoft's Q3 FY2020 earnings report, a couple of new Insider builds, and even confirmation that we'll see Series X gameplay next week. Catch up via this overview.
Google has announced that it is waiving the ad serving fees for news publishers that use Ad Manager. The move comes as Google tries to lend a helping hand to publications hit by COVID-19.
In its fourth-quarter financial report, Twitter revealed that it had revenues in excess of $1 billion in one quarter for the first time. It put this rise, in part, down to increased U.S. ad revenues.
In this week's recap, we take a look at the results for the company's Q2 fiscal 2020, find out when the redesigned Xbox One dashboard ships, and much more. Be sure to catch up below.
Recently disclosed financial reports show that HTC's revenues have seen a 57% dip over the previous year. The Taiwanese firm grossed just $333 million in 2019 compared to $789 million in 2018.
The search engine, Ecosia, which focuses on turning ad revenue into trees, has announced that it's tree counter was sped up recently thanks to the number of searches, by users, growing.
This week we found got to see Microsoft's results for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2019, the announcement of a public preview of Project xCloud at gamescom, and more. Catch up on the news below.
As another week comes to an end, we take a look at Microsoft's Q3 2019 results, a few changes related to the May 2019 Update, and the death of Sets. Be sure to catch up via the handy guide below.
Pokémon GO, the hit mobile game, saw a huge increase in revenues in January year-over-year. According to the analyst Sensor Tower, the game also moved nine places up in the highest grossing apps list.
Seven more days have passed, and Microsoft's been busy during that time. FY19 Q2 results, Skip Ahead, a bunch of game additions, and a whole lot more can be found in the handy roundup below.
Netflix has decided to ditch in-app iTunes billing for new customer subscriptions, instead directing them to its website. Through this, the company will skirt the 15% cut demanded by Apple.
5G infrastructure revenues could see a compound annual growth rate of 118% according to IDC. The firm claimed that the market's revenues will reach $26 billion in 2022, up from $528 million this year.
A new report from Sensor Tower suggests that Google stands to miss out on $50 million this year due to Epic Games deciding to bypass the Google Play Store for its smash-hit game Fortnite.
It's once again time for the weekly roundup of Microsoft news here on Neowin. Blockbuster Q4 financial results, interesting gaming previews, and Windows update news, all here in the handy guide below.
According to a new report, users of Apple's products are much more willing to spend money on apps than those using Google's operating system, which makes iOS much more profitable for developers.
Google has announced three new features for YouTube content creators to help boost revenue. For example, with Channel Memberships, fans can make monthly paid subscriptions to their favourite creators.
Xiaomi reported losses for the Q1 2018. Despite the report sounding bad, if it continues this performance through the year it will have done better than in 2017. Xiaomi is expected to do an IPO soon.
Fortnite made its debut on iOS three weeks ago and to say that it is popular would be an understatement. The game has so far generated over $15 million in revenue on the mobile platform.
Following its latest financial reports, the company is exiting the smartphone market in China. Local reports cite stiff competition from local brands. The mobile division lost $192 million in Q4 2017.
Apple says it recorded record-breaking sales over the holiday period with $890 million spent in the App Store from Christmas Eve till New Year. On New Years day alone, it saw $300 million in sales.
Samsung has posted a surprisingly positive financial report, outperforming even its own expectations, while also being more profitable than Apple for Q2 overall, and leaping Intel in the chip market.
The huge £2.1bn fine imposed on Google's parent company by the European Union has, unsurprisingly, affected its profit, even as the company exceeded expectations in its latest earnings call.
Microsoft has announced a new, more streamlined, ad mediation service which aims to provide the maximum amount of revenue for developers while ensuring an innovative experience for customers.
The company last crossed the mark back in March 2000 when its market cap was a little over $550 billion. It has consistently beaten Wall Street's expectations for seven of the last eight quarters.
Revenue across both the App Store and Play Store have increased from approximately $5.2 billion to around $8.7 billion. Spotify, Netflix, Tinder, and LINE contributed the most to the figure.
Seagate has ended its most recent financial quarter on a high note with the company beating its own revenue and profit expectations. But it also announced it will lay off 6,500 workers.
Apple is making significant modifications to its App Store, including the addition of search advertisements, reduced app review times, a revamped subscription model and more.
Nokia is facing the struggles of going it alone in its post-Microsoft era as the company today announced that it suffered significant losses during its first fiscal quarter this year.
Facebook posted its earnings for the first financial quarter of 2016, and the company blew past all the analysts' expectations. It saw startling growth in mobile ad revenue and users.
Microsoft's Q3 2016 earnings were disappointing according to investors and the company's stock has taken a quick dive. However, its future outlook is considered stable and encouraging.
Alphabet has become the world's most valuable company, overtaking Apple. The report shows mobile search as well as YouTube and ads drove Q4 growth. Moonshot projects incurred losses.
Today Microsoft has posted its latest financial report. This is for the second quarter of the company's 2016 financial year and it covers Microsoft's holiday sales and its Windows 10 marketing push.