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chilero replied to the Microsoft Corp. board. 6:01 PM

Re: HTC One (M8)

An interesting note on battery life. The reported battery life on this phone is 21 hours usage running Windows Phone and only 12 running Android according to Verizon. Being that the hardware is identical that would mean that Windows Phone is far [more]

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 4:47 PM

Why I Stayed With Windows Phone

It's a little under two years since I last bought a new mobile phone, so when my operator offered me an early upgrade and a shift from a 3G network to its 4G LTE service with four times the data allowance, I decided it was time to take advantage [more]

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 4:30 PM

HTC One (M8)

I believe this is the first Android phone where they have simply switched out the Android OS for Windows Phone.

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Wed Aug 13

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 3:23 PM

5 New Windows Phones in Vietnam

Oh what a difference a free OS makes.

Q-Mobile has just celebrated 5 launch Windows Phone handset in Vietnam market. Accordingly, these devices will run the WP8.1 and are priced below 4 million dong:
•Dream W473 model is ultraslim
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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 3:19 PM

2 New mid-range Windows Phones

The Lumia 730 and 830 expected to be introduced on Sep 4th.

As you can see, the invite has the text, "ready for more?" with the "o" in "more" shaped to look like a smartphone camera lens. The invite also [more]

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 3:15 PM

Cortana coming to PC and tablets

Rumors have been circulating for a while that Microsoft is planning to incorporate its personal digital assistant, Cortana, into the next major version of Windows.

cortanawp81
On August 11, those rumors turned up a notch, with
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Fri Jul 25

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chilero replied to the Microsoft Corp. board. 8:45 PM

Re: The Merge

Not missing the point at all. That is exactly my assumption.

Sorry, I was generalizing about the interwebz. Not anyone in particular.

Thu Jul 24

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chilero replied to the Microsoft Corp. board. 3:54 PM

Re: The Merge

I think many are missing the key points to the single OS.

They will have a single team working on the OS not a separate team for Windows, Windows Phone and Xbox.

They will move(they already are well on the way) to common APIs which [more]

Fri May 30

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 6:21 PM

Surface outsells Nexus in UK

While Apple and Samsung dominated, Surface moved ahead of Nexus into 4th spot in the UK in the first quarter.

Microsoft flogged 71,540 units in the quarter, up 27.1 per cent on a year earlier, to grab a 3.3 per cent market share. Some 58 [more]

Wed May 28

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 12:58 PM

Skype Universal Translator

Skype just got a little more interesting.

Remember the universal translator on Star Trek? The gadget that let Kirk and Spock talk to aliens?

Microsoft will demonstrate onstage at the inaugural Code Conference on Tuesday a version
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Thu May 22

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 2:21 PM

Surface Pro 3 and David Pogue

David Pogue, ex NY Times tech writer and now running Yahoo Tech has been an influential critic of both Windows 8 and the Surface.

Is it even possible for him to like the Surface Pro 3? I guess it is.

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Wed May 21

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chilero replied to the Apple board. 8:28 PM

Re: Surface Pro 2 Announcement

I found this odd. Microsoft took their new 12" Surface and made a big deal of comparing it to the 13" MacBook Air on a scale. Maybe this would have been interesting if they'd compared it to the 11" MacBook Air? Or at least kept the [more]

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