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Dell falls short on Q4 earnings: $16 billion in revenue, only $931 profits

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Q4 of fiscal year 2012 was another rough one for Dell. The company fell short of expectations yet again, netting less than a billion dollars in operating income on revenues of $16 billion. The one bright spot is enterprise services, which had another record quarter, accounting for 30 percent of...
Dell falls short on Q4 earnings: $16 billion in revenue, only $931 profits

The New York Times Company Lost $39.7 Million In 2011 (NYT)

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The New York Times Company reported its Q4 earnings today, and they lost $39.7 million in 2011, or 27 cents a share, after making $107.7 million in 2010. Q4 profit is down 12.2% y/y thanks to the continuing decline of print advertising and a 67.4% decline in the About...
The New York Times Company Lost $39.7 Million In 2011 (NYT)
With Q4 Earnings Two Weeks Out And Stock Dipping, BlackBerry Suddenly Announces Mystery Order Of 1M BB10 Handsets
The Boy Genius Report: iPad mini, iMac and the Microsoft Surface

AOL's Hyperlocal Effort Patch Misses $40M-50M Sales Target, Partly Because Of Sandy, Still Aiming For Profitability In 2013

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AOL’s Q4 earnings today saw that company (which owns TechCrunch) finally make a turnaround, after 8 years of decline, into revenue growth, with overall sales of $599.5 million. But there are still a lot of areas that are seeing flat or declining revenues, and some that are loss-making: among those...
AOL's Hyperlocal Effort Patch Misses $40M-50M Sales Target, Partly Because Of Sandy, Still Aiming For Profitability In 2013

Microsoft reports a big jump in Skype usage, up 50%

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Microsoft reported its first-ever quarterly loss this week, thanks to the huge writedown of its 2007 aQuantive deal. But one acquisition, Skype, is turning out to be the little engine that could for the Redmond giant, at least based on the information Microsoft is providing. According to Microsoft’s Q4 earnings report,...
Microsoft reports a big jump in Skype usage, up 50%
Android surges as iOS slows -- comparing the growth of Android to iOS

Liveblogging Yahoo's Q4 Earnings Call: A Little Up Is Better Than a Little Down

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Earlier today Yahoo reported fourth-quarter earnings that beat analysts estimates, on still-flattish revenue. Still, up is up, even if it is not really that much up, so Wall Steet bid up its shares in after-hours training. Now to the conference call with investors for CEO Marissa Mayer:...
Liveblogging Yahoo's Q4 Earnings Call: A Little Up Is Better Than a Little Down

Why Ad Execs Are FURIOUS After P&G CEO Said Hits On Facebook Are 'Free' (PG)

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On Jan. 30, I wrote an item describing how Procter & Gamble CEO Bob McDonald was going to "moderate" — i.e. reduce — his $10 billion global ad budget because his brands can get "free" impressions on Facebook and Google. The article enraged some ad execs, who were livid at...
Why Ad Execs Are FURIOUS After P&G CEO Said Hits On Facebook Are 'Free' (PG)
Apple Stock ($AAPL) Up 50% So Far This Year

Join the Engadget HD Podcast live on Ustream at 5:30PM ET

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It's not Monday and we're finally back to our original recording schedule of the Engadget HD podcast. You can tune in live at on this Wednesday edition at 5:30PM and be be a part of it. Start by reviewing the list of topics after the break, then participate in...
Join the Engadget HD Podcast live on Ustream at 5:30PM ET

Groupon Blows It Again -- Restates Earnings After A Flood Of Buyers Demand Refunds (GRPN)

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Groupon can't get out of its own way. After missing the bottom line in its first quarter as a public company, Groupon is now restating its Q4 earnings after a higher-than-expected number of customers demanded refunds. The stock is getting smashed in after-hours trading, falling more than 10% to...
Groupon Blows It Again -- Restates Earnings After A Flood Of Buyers Demand Refunds (GRPN)

LG finally shows a profit from cellphones, record high flat-panel shipments in Q4 earnings

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LG has revealed its earnings statements for the fourth quarter of 2011 and the full year, and it managed to notch an operating profit of 23 billion won ($20.5 million), boosted by a 10 billion won operating profit in its handset division. That was despite lower sales compared to...
LG finally shows a profit from cellphones, record high flat-panel shipments in Q4 earnings

Apple's Value Dropped ~$45 Billion Last Night - The Size Of Three Nokias (AAPL)

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Apple stock dropped 10% in over night trading thanks to slowing growth reported in its Q4 earnings. The 10% drop shaved about $45 billion from Apple's market cap. To put that number in perspective, consider that $45 billion is... About three times the size of Nokia's market cap. More than...
Apple's Value Dropped ~$45 Billion Last Night - The Size Of Three Nokias (AAPL)

Liveblog: Apple's FY2012 Q4 earnings call today, Oct. 25 at 2pm PDT

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Apple plans to announce earnings for the fourth fiscal quarter of 2012 on October 25, 2012 at 2pm PDT (5pm EDT). The results will be followed by the typical conference call where Apple executives will delve deeper into the results and answer questions from analysts. The agenda will undoubtedly touch...
Liveblog: Apple's FY2012 Q4 earnings call today, Oct. 25 at 2pm PDT

LIVE: Google's Q4 Earnings (GOOG)

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Google posts its Q4 financials today. We'll report the numbers live, here. Click here for updates. Expectations are that Google will meet expectations. Here's what Doug Anmuth at JP Morgan expects for today: Flattish to single digit desktop search growth. Improvement in cost-per-click. And here his what he hopes for:...
LIVE: Google's Q4 Earnings (GOOG)

Facebook shares back up to $28; company to report Q4 earnings Jan. 30

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Facebook shares are up 5 percent today, closing at $28 on the first day of trading in 2013. The company also set the date for its 2012 fourth quarter earnings call: Jan. 30 at 2 p.m. Today’s share price is as high as it has been since Dec. 13. This...
Facebook shares back up to $28; company to report Q4 earnings Jan. 30
Analysts revise estimates ahead of Apple's Q4 earnings call

Google to Wall Street: You've Got Our Q4 Numbers Wrong

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Here’s one you don’t see every day: Google telling Wall Street analysts that their estimates are too high. Google issued the heads up this morning, via a blog post on its investor relations page, ahead of Q4 earnings on Tuesday. The gist: Google is selling off its Motorola set top...
Google to Wall Street: You've Got Our Q4 Numbers Wrong

One Of Facebook's Ad Exchange Partners Will Hire 300 New Staffers This Year (FB)

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Rocket Fuel, one of the companies that buys ads in Facebook's FBX ad exchange, will hire 300 new staffers this year, according to CEO George John. That's a staggering number. The company -- which does ad targeting and retargeting all over the web in addition to Facebook -- had revenues...
One Of Facebook's Ad Exchange Partners Will Hire 300 New Staffers This Year (FB)

Estimates For Apple's Q4 Earnings (AAPL)

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Revenue: $36.2 billion (AAPL guidance: $34.0 billion/Consensus: $36.2 billion)  I expect iPad and iPhone to represent approximately 69% of Apple's quarterly revenue.   GM: 40.8% (AAPL guidance: 38.5%/Consensus: 40.4%) Apple's margin will likely decline sequentially from 3Q12 due to the iPhone 5 and continued iPad 2 sales. A key question facing AAPL...
Estimates For Apple's Q4 Earnings (AAPL)

Hey, Some Good News for Groupon, For Once

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The old economics. Well, well, will you look at that: Long-suffering Groupon finally had a good day. Q1 results are in, and the AP reports that revenues are up and losses slimming. Of course, after that mortifying Q4 earnings revision, the company badly needed things to go well. Maybe they're getting...
Hey, Some Good News for Groupon, For Once

Tim Marches On: AOL Turns in Solid Q4 Earnings, With First Year-Over-Year Growth in Eight Years

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AOL said it earned 41 cents a share, or $35.7 million in net income, in the fourth quarter, which was right on target with what Wall Street analysts had expected. That was a significant rise from last year, when the New York-based Internet portal earned 23 cents, or $22.8...
Tim Marches On: AOL Turns in Solid Q4 Earnings, With First Year-Over-Year Growth in Eight Years

What To Expect From Facebook's Q4 Earnings Report

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Analysts, investors and naysayers alike are waiting with bated breath today in anticipation of Facebook's fourth quarter earnings report. The company is expected to report $1.53 billion in revenue from the final quarter in 2012, up from $1.26 billion in the third quarter. After hitting record lows around $17 per...
What To Expect From Facebook's Q4 Earnings Report

Tim Cook on 7.9″ iPad mini: "We would never make a 7″ tablet"

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During today’s Q4 earnings call, Apple CEO Tim Cook said that Apple would never make a 7″ tablet. This was in response to questions about the iPad mini’s similarity in size to 7″ tablets like the Google Nexus 7. Apple founder Steve Jobs famously made reference to 7″ tablets and...
Tim Cook on 7.9″ iPad mini: "We would never make a 7″ tablet"

Zynga's cost efficiency leads to consolidation of three offices and closing of its Baltimore studio

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Social gaming publisher Zynga is moving forward with its promise to be more cost efficient as it announces plans to consolidate three offices in New York City, Austin, and McKinney and close the doors on its Baltimore studio. VentureBeat reports that about 1 percent of its work force will be...
Zynga's cost efficiency leads to consolidation of three offices and closing of its Baltimore studio

Yahoo wades into the location recommendation game with acquisition of Alike

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Today, Yahoo has acquired the location-based mobile startup Alike. In doing so, Alike will be added to Yahoo’s mobile group in a bid to bring additional personalization to its offering. The startup posted on its site today that it will no longer be supporting its iPhone and Web apps. In...
Yahoo wades into the location recommendation game with acquisition of Alike
Ahead of House of Cards premiere, Netflix asks investors to fund new original content

Engadget Mobile Podcast 123 - 01.29.2012

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If a BlackBerry falls from the bush in the forest, but there are no bloggers to blog about it, does it make a sound? The Engadget Mobile Podcasters answer this question at length with the help of the one and only CrackBerry Kevin.Hosts: Myriam Joire (tnkgrl), Brad MolenGuests: Kevin...
Engadget Mobile Podcast 123 - 01.29.2012

Significant shortages on iMacs for the holiday quater anticipated by Tim Cook

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As we originally predicted, Apple is going be having some major delays and shortages for its new iMac lineup going into the holidays. Before the refreshed iMacs were unveiled at Apple’s iPad mini event earlier this week, we thought the shortages might even mean the unveiling would be pushed back. While Apple...
Significant shortages on iMacs for the holiday quater anticipated by Tim Cook
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