Intel reports Q1 revenue of $16.1B, up 13% YoY, client computing group revenue of $8.2B, up 3% YoY, data center unit revenue of $5.2B, up 24% YoY; stock up ~7%+ (Natalie Gagliordi/ZDNet)

April 26, 2018

Natalie Gagliordi / ZDNet: Intel reports Q1 revenue of $16.1B, up 13% YoY, client computing group revenue of $8.2B, up 3% YoY, data center unit revenue of $5.2B, up 24% YoY; stock up ~7%+  —  CEO Brian Krzanich noted that Intel’s data-centric businesses accounted for almost half of Q1 revenue. Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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AWS accounted for ~11% of Amazon’s Q1 revenue at $5.44B, up 49% YoY, vs. $5.26B est., with $1.4B in operating income, or 73% of Amazon’s total operating income (Jordan Novet/CNBC)

April 26, 2018

Jordan Novet / CNBC: AWS accounted for ~11% of Amazon’s Q1 revenue at $5.44B, up 49% YoY, vs. $5.26B est., with $1.4B in operating income, or 73% of Amazon’s total operating income  —  Amazon’s cloud business exceeded analyst estimates, with revenue climbing 49 percent in the first quarter. Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Jeff Bezos Says He Liquidates a $1 Billion of Amazon Stock Every Year To Pay For His Rocket Company Blue Origin

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos spends a tiny fraction of his net worth to fund Blue Origin, the aerospace company he started in 2000. From a report: For a man worth $127 billion, that tiny fraction amounts to $1 billion a year, which he gets by liquidating Amazon stock, Bezos said at an Axel Springer awards event in Berlin, Germany, hosted by Business Insider’s US editor-in-chief, Alyson Shontell. “The only way…

April 26, 2018
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Microsoft reports Q3 revenue of $26.8B, up 16% YoY, profit of $7.4B, up 35% YoY, says it spent $6.3B on dividends and share repurchases, up 37% YoY (Microsoft Investor Relations)

April 26, 2018

Microsoft Investor Relations: Microsoft reports Q3 revenue of $26.8B, up 16% YoY, profit of $7.4B, up 35% YoY, says it spent $6.3B on dividends and share repurchases, up 37% YoY  —  REDMOND, Wash. — April 26, 2018 — Microsoft Corp. today announced the following results for the quarter ended March 31, 2018 … Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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