Stories by Ken Mingis

Microsoft reports Q1 revenue of $US6.1 billion

Microsoft Corp. on Thursday announced that revenue in the first quarter of its 2002 fiscal year totalled US$6.13 billion, a 6 percent increase over the $5.77 billion reported in the same quarter a year ago. Operating income totaled $2.9 billion for the quarter, which ended Sept. 30. That compared with $2.78 billion in the prior year.

US ATTACK: Red Cross boosting IT capacity

Officials at a Georgia software company today said they are donating software to the American Red Cross that will enable the organization to effectively double the capacity of its current IT staff.