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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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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]

Sat Feb 21

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 1:38 PM

Most Vulnerable OS of 2014

This should come as a shock to just about everyone. According to 2014 data from the National Vulnerability Database the OS with the most reported vulnerabilities in 2014 was ... Apple Mac OS X followed by iOS.

1. Apple Mac OS X
2. Apple [more]

Wed Feb 18

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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 6:32 PM

More and More Positive Press

Not sure if it is just me but it sure seems like what used to be a constant stream of negative press everywhere with regards to Microsoft has now done a 180 and is almost completely positive. These are just a couple from today:

From Gizmodo: [more]

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chilero replied to the Microsoft Corp. board. 12:27 PM

Re: Microsoft has completely lost their marbles

Updated security features have been added.

https://www.thurrott.com/office/1448/outlook-android-ios-upd...

Tue Feb 17

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chilero replied to the Microsoft Corp. board. 10:22 AM

Re: What HoloLens Has ...

Microsoft has just confirmed that they will have sessions dedicated to developing for HoloLens at the Build Conference at the end of April.

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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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chilero posted to the Microsoft Corp. board. 2:49 PM

Worldwide Tablet Sale Fall

Canalys is reporting that worldwide tablet shipments fell, for the first time, in Q4. Down 12% YoY. The slowdown was both at the high-end and the low-end of the market.

High notes: Microsoft shipped 2 million tablets and Windows tablets [more]

Sat Jan 24

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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]

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