Originally published: October 31, 2012 8:59 AM
Updated: October 31, 2012 9:00 AM
By BLOOMBERG NEWS
Photo credit: Bloomberg News | Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer told a developers conference Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012 that the company has sold 4 million Windows 8 upgrades since it came on the market this past week. He also said that major app developers are working on applications for the new system. In this photo he speaks Monday at a software conference in San Francisco. (Oct. 29, 2012)
Microsoft Corp. chief executive Steve Ballmer reported 4 million Windows 8 upgrades were sold to consumers since the flagship operating system for personal computers went on sale last week.
SAP AG, Twitter Inc. and Dropbox Inc. are building applications for Windows 8, Ballmer said at a conference Tuesday for developers at Microsoft's headquarters in Redmond, Wash. He said application developers...
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