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IT/Web futurescape

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View of Max Katz a mobile web authority:

By 2013 mobile devices will overtake PCs as the preferred way of accessing the Internet (and doing mobile stuff online)

Robert Scoble has said the same thing. Mobile networks from all view points is the future of HW/SW and gadgets!

Half the world population use mobile phones today, or 4billion phones and smart phones will sell in 2010 at about 250 million unit rate!

Native apps or Web apps? according to Katz,

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Written by BobG in Dalian & Vancouver

2010/11/21 at 15:33

The heavy hand of Microsoft

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In my mind it begins with the image of Steve Ballmer heaving chairs, which is either a myth or too true to type. Then there are those ads that now maintain the a desirable PC is all about size of RAM, Hard Drive et al. Now there is the new ad for IE 8.0 and it reeks of fear-mongering to a ditzy female PC user who appears stupid and half mad.

Is it just me or does MSFT today act like GM did for the last 50some years!

There are companies that pay attention to unproductive methods/attitudes and remake their image, like IBM. And others that do the right thing naturally ala Apple and Google.

And then there is Microsoft big and bad!

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Written by BobG in Dalian & Vancouver

2009/06/12 at 08:12