Google Corporate October 17, 2014
Google Corporate October 16, 2014
For those who want to jump into the Nexus 9, nows your chance. Amazon has the order page up a full day early and is accepting orders now. The Nvidia Tegra K1 2.3GHz 8.9 inch tablet with QXGA 2048×1536 display just blew up Geeklab benchmarks pulling it even with Mac Pros from 2012 in some tests. It also features high end 8MP camera on the back and selfies come in at 1.6MP. The whole package weighs in under a pound and it also includes blistering fast AC wifi with MIMO.
Google reported Q3 2014 earnings today that didn’t quite meet analyst expectations. Sales rose 20% to $16.52 billion in the quarter. Profit was $6.35 a share. Analysts’ expectations were $16.59 billion and profit of $6.54 a share.
“Google had another strong performance this quarter, with revenue up 20% year on year, at $16.5 billion,” said Patrick Pichette, CFO of Google. “We continue to be excited about the growth in our advertising and emerging businesses.”
It will be interesting to see what Google has to say for themselves when they talk earnings at 4:30.
The call will be live, above.
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Google is set to report its third-quarter financial results today after the market closes at 4pm EST. The tech juggernaut has been extremely busy, recently making a few acquisitions, facing regulatory challenges in Europe, competing with Amazon and preparing for new hardware releases. Yep, the internet’s reigning search king definitely had its hands full this past quarter. Hoping to make things a little easier to follow, we’ve put together a quick overview of a few key items that may come up during today’s big call.
Google Corporate October 15, 2014