chilero’s Activity

Fri May 22

Hidden Gems Boards Post

chilero replied to the Hidden Gems boards. 4:11 PM

Thu May 21

Stock Advisor Boards Post

chilero posted to the Stock Advisor boards. 5:53 PM

Tue May 19

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Boards Post

chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 12:25 PM

HoloLens idea

I still feel the HoloLens has the potential to change everything in marvelous ways. Here is a patent that was just awarded to MSFT.

A new Microsoft patent shows how a head-mounted display could transform the experience of reading books — [more]

Thu May 14

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 12:20 PM

LG Officially returns to WP

The LG Lancet is heading to Verizon. LG was an original OEM for Windows Phone 4 years ago but left due to low sales.

They have decided that the time may finally be right to return to the platform.

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Wed May 13

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Boards Post

chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 11:33 AM

Project Irides

Microsoft's AR HoloLens may be getting company in the form of a VR headset using Kahawai technology which offloads some of the processing to the cloud and then streams back higher quality graphics to the headset.

According to Microsoft, [more]

Tue May 12

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 8:14 PM

Skype Translator

Skype Translator is Now Open to One and All
Available in preview form since December 2014, Microsoft’s amazing Skype Translator app is now broadly available for anyone wishing to try it out. Skype Translator lets two people who speak different
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Fri May 8

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 3:17 PM

Why Windows Phone

Microsoft answers the question, 'Why Windows Phone?'
With no flagships announced, software that is on other platforms and a weak app store for the better part of a year, many consumers have been asking what is the value proposition of Windows [more]

Sat May 2

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 3:07 PM

HoloLens Fizzles at BUILD

HoloLens goes from WOW, INCREDIBLE, AMAZING in January to "Still magical, but with the ugly taint of reality".

They have dramatically reduced the field of view for demos done at BUILD which has taken away the WOW factor. There were [more]

Wed Apr 29

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 1:57 PM

Windows 10 goal

MSFT released their goal to have 1 billion devices using Windows 10 in 2-3 years.

Free upgrade for the first year still in place. Free for the life of the device.

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 1:53 PM

iOS apps on Windows Phone?

What if you could just compile your iOS app in Visual Studio and have it run on Windows 10 for phone? Would your mind be blown?

What if you could just compile an Android app in Visual Studio and have it run on Windows 10 for phone? Would [more]

Fri Apr 10

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 8:39 PM

AR to Disrupt Mobile

AR/VR is forecasted to hit about $150 billion by 2020 with AR taking the largest share. $120 for AR vs $30 for VR.

We think AR’s addressable market is similar to the smartphone/tablet market. So AR could have hundreds of millions of [more]

Sun Apr 5

Stock Advisor Boards Post

chilero replied to the Stock Advisor boards. 3:59 PM

Wed Mar 18

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 10:26 AM

Windows 10 on Android Phones

This could get very interesting. I'm not sure how large the custom ROM market is with Android users but Microsoft is said to be bringing out a custom ROM which will allow Android users to flash Windows 10 on their phones.

Microsoft is [more]

Mon Mar 16

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

Re: Windows Phone in Vietnam

Thank you for coming in to troll once in while. Otherwise the MSFT forum would get boring with only myself posting.

Sun Mar 15

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Boards Post

chilero replied to the Microsoft Corp. board. 9:37 PM

Re: Windows Phone in Vietnam

Correction

Within a couple of points of being the #1 Smartphone vender (not OS)

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 9:34 PM

Windows Phone in Vietnam

Microsoft has made some huge gains in Smartphone market share in Vietnam with their low-end phone strategy stealing share from Samsung.

#1: Samsung 26%
#2: Microsoft: 24%

They are within a couple of points of being the #1 [more]

Fri Mar 13

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 5:37 PM

Cortana heading to iOS Android

Microsoft has been running its "personal assistant" Cortana on its Windows phones for a year, and will put the new version on the desktop with the arrival of Windows 10 this autumn. Later, Cortana will be available as a standalone app, [more]

Wed Mar 4

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 10:55 AM

Windows Phone Market Share

While the worldwide low market share is actively reported it is important to also look at markets that are seeing some success (>10%) and some very close to that 10% share.

France saw a big spike in January to 13%. Its highest [more]

Tue Feb 3

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 6:00 PM

What HoloLens Has ...

I found the HoloLens to be an amazing technology with a truly disruptive potential. I immediately began to dream up ways that this could be put to use and then I started seeing people post with other amazing ideas. The more I read the more amazed I [more]

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