chilero’s Activity

Sat Jan 24

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chilero replied to the Stock Advisor boards. 5:33 PM

Fri Jan 23

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chilero replied to the Microsoft Corp. board. 4:08 PM

Re: Microsoft Windows 10 Jan 21,2015

But ... is there a huge demand for this? Particularly to a tablet, given the vastly different interface between a console and a tablet.

An Xbox controller works with PC and tablets. If the TV is busy you can still stream and play in [more]

Thu Jan 22

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chilero replied to the Stock Advisor boards. 2:54 PM

Wed Jan 21

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chilero replied to the Microsoft Corp. board. 3:02 PM

Re: Microsoft Windows 10 Jan 21,2015

Great day for Microsoft:

Windows 10 across all devices, free for Windows 8.1, 7 and WP8.1 users in the first year. Windows as a service. Moving everyone possible to Windows 10.

SurfaceHub 84" 4K for enterprise [more]

Tue Jan 13

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 10:40 AM

PC recovery in 2014

2014 was a turnaround year for the PC industry, with the years-long PC sales decline slowing and then finally reversing as the year drew to a close. And hardware makers sold over 80 million PCs in the fourth quarter of 2014, the first time all [more]

Thu Dec 4

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 12:33 PM

BBC sees 54% increase

The BBC saw a 54% YoY growth in Windows Phone users visiting its Sports site. Over 800,000 Windows phone users last month. In response they have finally released an official app.

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 12:24 PM

BMW chooses Windows Phone

BMW is purchasing 57,000 Windows Phones for employees and executives. They are upgrading from Symbian so they did have the opportunity to choose any OS.

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Fri Nov 14

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chilero replied to the Inside Value boards. 12:35 PM

Fri Nov 7

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 2:18 PM

MSFT #3 in India

According to research firm Gfk Microsoft is now the #3 smartphone player in India with 12%. They are behind Samsung 33% and Micromax at 18%.

Including feature phones they are #2 with 21%.

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Thu Nov 6

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chilero replied to the Stock Advisor boards. 8:41 PM

Tue Nov 4

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chilero replied to the Microsoft Corp. board. 12:52 PM

Re: A Game Changer

The link on the Dropbox deal

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chilero replied to the Microsoft Corp. board. 12:49 PM

Re: A Game Changer

Just when I thought Dropbox was in trouble they turn around a get a deal to integrate it into Office.

So instead of trying to kill the little guy, as I assumed, they partner with them. More options for customers is simply better.

I [more]

Sat Nov 1

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 4:51 PM

Windows 8.X marketshare

Netmarketshare is reporting that Windows 8.X finally picked up some ground in October increasing to 17.8%. That is just behind XP at 17.18%. That is a good increase from September's numbers of 12.26%

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Thu Oct 30

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chilero replied to the Microsoft Corp. board. 8:17 PM

Re: A Game Changer

And as soon as I do post it the Fool comes through with an article.

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 5:57 PM

A Game Changer

I haven't seen any mention of this here on the Fool yet, which is a little strange.

One drive will now be offering unlimited cloud storage for Office 365 subscribers. The little players are in big trouble.

"Today, storage [more]

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 10:37 AM

MSFT Launch their fitness band

The surprise launch, in limited quantities, seemed to catch all of the tech bloggers off guard. Not great PR.

Works with iOS, Android and Windows Phone in conjunction with the free Microsoft Health App.

The Microsoft Band has ten [more]

Thu Oct 23

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 9:08 PM

Nice quarter for MSFT

Beating on both the top and bottom line.

Another bright spot was Surface, Microsoft’s tablet computer that was introduced two years ago, only to struggle to gain market share. Revenue from the devices rose to $908 million as the Surface [more]

Wed Oct 15

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 6:45 PM

MSFT Wins in Court

A 2012 patent troll case brought against MSFT, specifically targeting live tiles, has ended in Microsoft's favor.

"All 52 claims of SurfCast’s patent, which covers a computer display that organizes content from a variety of sources [more]

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