Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe

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  • Tue, 12:43: RT @ericlaw: Indeed @Kvad it's super-lame that WinPhone doesn't support TPL. The perf improvement is huge (up to 45% faster PLT on major si…
  • Tue, 18:51: interesting: Bing & #OneNote recognise what's important in a recipe, strip the rest out. machine learning at work
  • Tue, 19:03: RT @andrewpickup: RT @charlesarthur: Thanks for putting "infographic" in the subject line of emails - makes them much easier to delete unre…
  • Tue, 19:06: RT @kevinclosson: Let me say it this way. Oracle released a licensed option (In-Memory Option) in a patchset and haven't priced it and ever…
  • Tue, 19:07: RT @MobileGalen: +1> @jckgld: Most think #BYOD is about devices. Its not. Its about user's new empowerment to make changes in org as needed…
  • Tue, 19:16: 1 lunch! Yum ;) 2 the Lumia 1020 camera continues to impress me
  • Tue, 19:20: The problem with saying "men mansplain to each other too' is that it's not an imbalance when both people do it
  • Tue, 19:29: Turning on prefer-safe in my browser (Firefox & IE so far) seems like a much better idea that wholesale ISP filtering
  • Tue, 19:30: Saying "Microsoft has confirmed this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed" in updates that add features; template fail
  • Tue, 20:09: Oh, I have a new phrase for BYOEverything; the Sinatra generation. "My Way"
  • Tue, 21:14: A great history of autocorrect that turns into a tedious philosophy of idiolect
  • Tue, 21:20: RT @arebee: DOOMED! RT @fmanjoo One of the amazing things about strategically failing tech companies is how much money they make hand over …
  • Tue, 21:24: RT @mappingbabel: VMware, which claims to be taking on Amazon/Microsoft/Google/IBM in cloud, spends... $76m on property and equipment for Q…
  • Tue, 21:31: RT @maryjofoley: In a nod to the Surface Mini, MS admits in Q4 FY14 docs that cost of hardware revenue includes "a decision not to ship a n…
  • Tue, 21:32: Apple is the iPhone company, Microsoft is the cloud company? If you follow the money/growth...
  • Tue, 21:35: do MDM wrong & users will hate you & keep a business device like BlackBerry so you don't mess with personal devices
  • Tue, 21:38: consumer Office subscriptions just keep growing; it doesn't look like a flash in the pan but a sustainable business
  • Tue, 21:57: smartphones not 100% yet RT @bdsams: uh, guys… Microsoft sold more phones than Apple did last quarter: Microsoft 36.1m, Apple: 35.2m
  • Tue, 22:09: RT @bdsams: Those Lumia sales are not as bad as they seem, post April 25th only, so do the math before you write that headline!
  • Tue, 22:16: RT @pkedrosky: When Apple is relying on IBM for future growth of a product category — iPads — you know that category is troubled.
  • Tue, 22:19: Lumia figures; they haven't fallen off a cliff but they show Windows Phone is still a long term play. Developer interest far > market share
  • Tue, 22:22: It's as easy for Mac to post large growth percentages as it is for Windows Phone; smaller numbers grow faster. But more proof PC ain't dead
  • Tue, 22:23: RT @inafried: It was also a record quarter for meaningless stats, as guests at Apple retail stores received over 2 billion iMessages.
  • Tue, 22:27: RT @CarmenCrincoli: We brought in $4.5bn in a segment that most of the world still doesn't understand. Chew on that for a bit.
  • Tue, 22:31: RT @CarmenCrincoli: 350% growth over 2 years in Commercial Cloud revenue. 350% in the fastest growing segment of tech. Yay.
  • Tue, 22:34: RT @bizspark: Most business apps not sustainable #opportunity #challenge Some help: http://t.…
  • Tue, 22:40: Lumia sales are the 500 and 600 series; that's the mass market Microsoft needs to sell phones in as a platform
  • Tue, 22:41: RT @tomwarren: Microsoft says Surface Pro 3 is outpacing sales of earlier Surface Pro models
  • Tue, 22:58: RT @tomforemski: Well said RT @cmccrudden: @wonky_donky @jtwentyman Editorial contains the potential to upset. Marketing always tries to pl…
  • Tue, 23:11: Satya explaining advantage of Office Lens to OneNote on Windows Phone; except that's also available on iOS/Android? What does differentiate?
  • Tue, 23:11: RT @CarmenCrincoli: I can say it again if you want: Microsoft's cloud growth comes from the technical asset that is Windows. CloudOS underp…
  • Tue, 23:16: Satya pointing out, as I've said for years, that Office is a great deal more than Office clients or even Office servers
  • Tue, 23:31: RT @cspkcats: @marypcbuk @tomwarren @maryjofoley Wait, "One Microsoft" doesn't mean the company will release just one product?
  • Tue, 23:40: Satya talking about Microsoft products going from silicon takeout to cloud; as in Windows RT not dead, Microsoft will making ARM chips
  • Tue, 23:44: Amy Hood gave lots of examples of what test means that's far wider than looking for bugs; growth hacking mentality
  • Wed, 11:43: when Windows INSISTS on restarting when I'm in the middle of work, at least @ie 11 lets me open the page I was reading on another PC easily
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