Windows Mobile Tag

I’ve been saying this about the iPhone a while now. It’s a small personal computer first and a cell phone second. [quote cite=”Jean-Louis Gassée ” url=”http://www.mondaynote.com/2013/10/13/microsoft-mission-impossible/”]When Steve Jobs stepped onto the stage at MacWorld in January, 2007, there were plenty of smartphones on the market. Windows Mobile, Palm Treo, Nokia, Blackberry… But Apple’s iPhone was different. It really was a personal computer with a modern operating system. While the iPhone didn’t initially support third party apps, a Software Development Kit (SDK) and App Store were soon introduced.[/quote]Read More

Posted On August 20, 2012By Storm WilliamsIn Tech Quotes

Windows Phone to over take Blackberry by November 2012

  [box] This chart from StatCounter, posted by WMPoweruser, shows the market share of smartphones running BlackBerry OS vs. Windows Phones. It’s actually quite surprising: Projecting the trend of both platforms forward a few months, Windows Phone will actually overtake BlackBerry this year, sometime in November 2012. That would be an impressive milestone for Windows Phone considering it will be almost exactly two years after its U.S. launch in November 2010 that it leapfrogs one of the smartphone brands that helped define the category. At the time, BlackBerry was atRead More