Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 16th Apr 2013 16:37 UTC
Windows Microsoft's Terry Myerson, corporate vice president of Windows Phone, talks about the competition. "With iPhone, I sense that it's running out of steam. With iOS, [Apple] just added a fifth row of icons. Android is... kind of a mess. Look at Samsung - there's clearly mutiny going on. The only OEM making money off of Android is Samsung." There's truth to all these statements, which makes it all the more surprising that Microsoft appears to be unable to properly capitalise on them. Sure, WP appears to be doing well in a few select markets, but by no means the kind of success Microsoft and (Nokia) was banking on. Microsoft will pull through. Nokia on the other hand...
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RE[8]: So what
by Savior on Wed 17th Apr 2013 08:58 UTC in reply to "RE[7]: So what"
Savior
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I don't really care what happens in the mobile and tablet market. Microsoft will eventually be another IBM. Apple is the new Microsoft and Google is the new Apple.


While I agree that Microsoft might be on its way to become another IBM, I have no idea how you managed to mix the latter two. All trends show that Google might become the new Microsoft, only less evil, and Apple is the new Apple -- staying in their well-known 'hip' and overpriced niche.

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