Microsoft makes more money from Samsung than from Skype, Windows Phone, and Xbox combined - Quartz

Microsoft makes more money from Samsung than from Skype, Windows Phone, and Xbox combined - Quartz

Under the category of job search technology, I learned today that Microsoft makes more money from Samsung than from Skype, Windows Phone, and Xbox combined – Quartz.

Do you love your Android phone for its open-source technology based on Google engineering?  There is more Microsoft in the Android phone than I ever imagined.

According to Quartz.com, weekend editor, Kabir Chibbur,

“When the Chinese ministry of commerce approved Microsoft’s purchase of Nokia in April, Microsoft said the authorities “concluded after its investigation that Microsoft holds approximately 200 patent families that are necessary to build an Android smart phone.”

The rest of the story is on Quartz.com.

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