PC Industry Should Learn From Microsoft

Failure culture is not something you can find anywhere. Most businesses will expect a win right off the start. Really smart businesses will focus on failure: what, when, why, who failed. Then encourage their teams to analyze the failure; correct Continue reading PC Industry Should Learn From Microsoft

Why Microsoft Should Sell MS Surface Starting at $399

Microsoft announced a few months back, the Microsoft Surface, which in its entry level will make use of the all new Windows 8 RT and ARM processors. Amazon has also announced the new Kindle Fire line, which will be bumped Continue reading Why Microsoft Should Sell MS Surface Starting at $399

Next in Line – Windows Phone 7.8 Update

This week was filled with Microsoft announcements. First, the mystery event to announce Microsoft Surface, the Windows 8 tablet. Then; at the Windows Phone Summit, we saw the first presentation to the public of Microsoft’s upcoming Windows Phone 8. Along Continue reading Next in Line – Windows Phone 7.8 Update

Microsoft Surface – The Name Of The Microsoft Tablet

The mystery event that Microsoft had planned for today is over now. Today, Microsoft has blown away everyone’s mind with this new, fresh, attractive and smart line of products called Microsoft Surface. You will be able to find more information about it Continue reading Microsoft Surface – The Name Of The Microsoft Tablet

As Much As I Like Gizmodo, They Are Still Getting It Wrong!

Gizmodo posts lots of news. I read them often and I mostly like the detail and quality of their articles. Lately, they’ve been posting not only shallow, but flat-out technically wrong content about Microsoft news and products. Their latest gaffe was to Continue reading As Much As I Like Gizmodo, They Are Still Getting It Wrong!

NOKIA Giving Away Lumia 900 this week!

Nokia has announced that they will be giving away 3,000,000 Lumia 900 to the first US FaceBook members to like their FaceBook page (facebook.com/nokia) AND post a message on their wall about what they would do with their new Lumia Continue reading NOKIA Giving Away Lumia 900 this week!

Windows Phone 7 Financed by Android OEMs

Microsoft will make by the end of this year well over $1.3 billion from Android devices. Last week we learned from the Web that Microsoft is getting paid by Android smartphone OEMs a licensing fee in order to meet patent Continue reading Windows Phone 7 Financed by Android OEMs

No, We Are Not Done With Updates

I am not going to complain, especially because this means that we’ll be getting bug fixes, new functionality, etc… but if the information I came across is correct, then we are going to have a series of minor updates BEFORE Continue reading No, We Are Not Done With Updates

What A Horrible Idea, Now Let Me Rip It Off!

After all that was said and done, it’s amazing that Microsoft will finally get some credit for Windows Phone 7 from Apple. Unfortunately, this recognition comes in a roundabout way. After criticizing Microsoft for creating a "flat, unimaginative, simple" concept Continue reading What A Horrible Idea, Now Let Me Rip It Off!

CES Announcements – Microsoft

Steve Ballmer was this year’s Keynote Speaker for CES. In his opening conference he covered pretty much the whole set of products that the company has for consumers. From Xbox and Kinect to Windows; from Windows Phone 7 and small Continue reading CES Announcements – Microsoft