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Microsoft blames open source for revenue fall

Aug 06, 2009, 13:34 (14 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sam Varghese)

[ Thanks to Sam Varghese for this link. ]

"Microsoft saw revenue fall to $US13.10 billion. This is the second straight quarter for which sales graphs have showed a downward trend.

"While profits fell across its business, the biggest drop was in its client division - 33 percent.

"The software giant made mention of GNU/Linux - what CEO Steve Ballmer once referred to as a cancer - as one of the factors in its 10-K filing to the US Securities and Exchange Commission."

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