Google posts Q2 earnings: Profit of $10.12 per share on $12.21 billion in sales - Tech Updates
Fred T stashed this in silicon valley happenings
Stashed in: Google!
Especially because of something they didn't say.
They kicked Microsoft's ass so thoroughly in the ad business that Microsoft reported its first quarterly loss as it took a write-down of aQuantive, the $6 billion acquisition it made to try to compete with Google.
Google is still doing amazing business.
And that's before they have begun selling self-driving cars and augmented reality glasses. :)