REDMOND, Wash., June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. today announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.23 per share. The dividend is payable September 12, 2013 to shareholders of record on August 15, 2013. The ex-dividend date will be August 13, 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20000822/MSFTLOGO) Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq "MSFT") is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. SOURCE Microsoft Corp.