These devices are quite costly, and they are complex, so they tend to be prone to failure. So far, nobody has figured how to make them at a low enough cost so that the average person can afford one. They are showing up in mil-spec implementations and particularly in larger types of uses. It’s in...
Motorola and Microsoft have been working increasingly together on a series of fronts. This is just one more step to show and allow Motorola to differentiate in an area that they dominate in the United States, which is communications for police and emergency healthcare.
Considering how a phone gets treated, having a hard drive in them doesn’t make much sense to me,
Few things could have done more damage to the 2006 PC market then the slip of Windows Vista. This will have an adverse impact on a broad cross section of components and platform PC suppliers who depend on the 4th quarter to make their numbers. The big issue is consumers typically do not wait to...
Now that the settlement is done, RIM can work on improving their relationship with their customers.
Silicon Valley has some worldwide power players. It’s a good place to be again.
I see him more as a king maker at Disney than a king.
Whenever Microsoft wins one in this space, it’s the little guy winning.
She thought she could dictate loyalty. She didn’t have to build it.
Appliances will be based on browsers, and it’s the service you care about,
Surveys that deal with Generation X and younger indicate these audiences love this stuff. They are not concerned at all with the privacy aspects of this stuff. As long as nobody uses that information against them, they don’t have any problem, as long as it makes the experience better.
The Celeron’s pretty hot, and makes for some hot little boxes, now that it’s hit 500,
[In fact, Windows CE has been blamed for the lackluster acceptance of keyboarded handhelds in general, which some analysts say aren’t useful for much other than e-mail retrieval.] When are they going to get it to work right with a server as opposed to a desktop? … And when are they going to get an...
I have trouble finding a study without it quickly being disqualified by who funded it,
One of the things I’m hoping will come out of the Apple-Intel deal is a broad realization that incredible design is once again possible. Over the years the hardware OEMs have consistently used Intel and Microsoft as reasons they can’t build really cool products. Microsoft dictates a user interface that limits UI innovation and Intel’s...
If your company has a lot of desktops, you might buy AMD to protect your infrastructure,
Pretty much across the board people are saying that Microsoft is dysfunctional. They are not cooperating across business groups, … The end result of this reorganization is to fix that ? to get it so people who should be cooperating are cooperating, so they can start focusing on competitors instead of competing against themselves.
For it to be amazing, it would have to come in at an aggressive price.
Mobile broadband, which recently entered the U.S. market, is rapidly becoming the ‘must have’ technology in an industry already accelerating its shift away from desktop computers. This high-speed, broad-reach wireless technology opens up a serious set of future possibilities for both business and entertainment markets, creating one of the most powerful growth opportunities we have...