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Nokia's new Lumia 635 smartphone could be a glimpse of what future lower-cost Lumia devices will be like -- assuming there are any.
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Jeff Immelt did not change much at GE until the Great Recession hit and then he started making some major changes that were needed at GE.
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The House Oversight Committee is holding a hearing on a topic close to many tech company hearts: The FTC as "Prosecutor, Judge, and Jury."
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Shares of Nokia Networks got a big boost Thursday after the company raised guidance for the the fourth quarter, saying that it continues to see improvements from the sale of its handset division to Microsoft .
Deacom Inc., a vendor of enterprise resource planning systems, has developed a mobile application for users of Deacom ERP.
The Apple-IBM partnership will significantly hamper BlackBerry's efforts to re-establish itself and gain a strong foothold in enterprise; Without the opportunity for expansion as an enterprise software player, BlackBerry's future is once again tied to being a device player; Apple has put aside its decades old rivalry with International Business ... (more)
Microsoft sold about 5.8 million Lumia smartphones in a mere two months, a pretty impressive number considering nobody you know actually owns a Windows Phone.
For the past few weeks there have been rumors that Microsoft would soon announce a successor to the popular Lumia 520 smartphone .
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is slightly higher ahead of the opening bell, buoyed by a 2% pre-market jump for component Microsoft Corporation after last night's earnings report.
Contributing analysts on the Estimize.com platform expect Microsoft to beat the Wall Street consensus by 5c per share and come in $176M under the Street's revenue consensus.
"Microsoft owes Unwired Planet licensing fees under a previous agreement," stated Phil Vachon, chairman of Unwired Planet.
Nokia Lumia 930 , went on sale in the UK last week, and many were delighted by the promise of a free wireless bundle worth 130 - including a portable wireless charging pad, portable wireless speaker, and a 20 app voucher for the Windows Phone Store.
From Azure to Office, from Nokia to Surface, every Microsoft product must now confront the threats posed by ever more capable competitors, especially given the growing demand for devices and services that can fit into users' personal and professional lives, in the new 'cloud-first, mobile-first' era.
Microsoft's decision to drastically reduce the size of its Devices Group is unlikely to be the end of the blood-letting at what used to be the Nokia devices business, according to experienced and respected industry analyst Tomi Ahonen, who also believes Elop's days are numbered in his current role.
When Microsoft rallies a point and a half in one trading session and then attempts to rally nearly another two points in premarket trading the following day, one has to wonder if it is time to sell the news.
Microsoft Corp. is set to report fourth-quarter fiscal 2014 results on Jul 22. Last quarter, the company posted a 9.7% positive surprise.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 09:20 pm
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