Here are this week’s stock briefings for Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT). Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT) stocks ended the week at 24.29 (as of 9/3/2010).
Weekly News Roundup: Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)
Tuesday 31 August
Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT) might be trying to take Google’s position as king of the search hill as it creates a downloadable application for the Google Android mobile phone platform.
The app will be available as a free download for Verizon Wireless users in the Android Marketplace, and will essentially be a mobile version of the company’s Bing search engine.
Wednesday 1 September
State Governor Bob McDonnell announced in a statement that Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) will spend $499 Million on building the large data center in Mecklenburg County, Southern Virginia. He also added that around 50 people will work at the facility.
Virginia was winning the deal beating North Carolina and Texas.
The latest data center shall be one among the new ’4th generation’ centers.
We will be monitoring the Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT) stock price for developments over the next couple of weeks.