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A year of healthy progress along Microsoft strategic ambitions

Microsoft Stock Price for the last 5 years — July 22, 2016: My earlier posts related specifically to this 3 years overall transition history: – Microsoft partners empowered with ‘cloud first’, high-value and next-gen experiences for big data, enterprise social, and mobility … Continue reading

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Scott Guthrie about changes under Nadella, the competition with Amazon, and what differentiates Microsoft’s cloud products

From The cloud, not Windows 10, is key to Microsoft’s growth [Fortune, Oct 1, 2014] about changes under Nadella: Well, I don’t know if I’d say there’s been a big change from that perspective. I mean, I think obviously we’ve been saying … Continue reading

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2014 H1 changes on the Worldwide Tablet market

Versus as it was presented in The lost U.S. grip on the mobile computing market, including not only the device business, but software development and patterns of use in general [this same blog, April 14, 2014]: Source: The Tablet Market … Continue reading

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Amazon joined the OTT TV, gaming console and entertainment race with its Fire TV

Gary Busey Meets Amazon Fire TV [amazon YouTube channel, April 2, 2014] Introducing Amazon Fire TV, http://amzn.to/1pRjlgP, the streaming media player that listens to Gary Busey. Gary likes to talk to things, but gets frustrated when high tech things don’t … Continue reading

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Alibaba gets Tango for its push into the U.S. and the whole Western world

It is a further proof point that in 2014: Jack Ma (Alibaba) going against Jeff Bezos (Amazon) et al. [‘Experiencing the Cloud’, Jan 8, 2014]. It is also a critical investment as Alibaba needs to have a market leading messaging … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s integrated solution for streaming video and Live TV providers on all devices, plus the upcoming live-action and “shared experience” TV of its own on Xbox

This is my finding as an update to the one of a year ago in “Microsoft entertainment as an affordable premium offering to be built on the basis of the Xbox console and Xbox LIVE services [Feb 13, 2013] OR … Continue reading

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Amazon may hike Prime cost as earnings disappoint and further challenges lay ahead of the company for which it needs to adjust its business model and expand its operations

… first time after 9 years The main attraction of Prime is that the shipping service is bundled with a mature streaming video service for the price of Netflix’ service only:Amazon or Netflix [Brent Byron YouTube channel, Dec 5, 2012] … Continue reading

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