Tag: competition

Nov 09 2015

How Smartphones Changed TV

Advertisers have been relying on TV commercials to promote their products and services for years. However, the competition for viewers’ time has grown beyond bathroom and snack runs. Now, a large chunk of viewers use a second screen while watching TV, such as a laptop, tablet, or smartphone. This means viewers dedicate very little time …

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Jun 10 2013

Google Keyboard takes on Swype and SwiftKey

If you’re like most people who have purchased an android phone, one of the first things you going to do is change out the keyboard, but that may not be the case anymore. A little over a month ago I wrote an article about why I made the transition from Swype over to SwiftKey, and …

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Aug 07 2012

Browser wars: Firefox stalled, while Chrome continues market dominance

The battle for the dominate Internet browser is just an ongoing effort. Over the past couple of months, if your watching the market share of which browser is doing the best in adoption, the mover is Google Chrome. It’s making greater and greater strides to capture your Internet browsing heart. In September of 2010, Microsoft …

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Sep 16 2011

Is it true? Google+ has run out of steam already?

Google+ came out of the gates like gang busters; doing their little invites again to the beta program; but was all that just the curiousity of ‘what is it?’ Is Google going to have to go home, AGAIN, with a failed attempt at social…is Facebook too big to be toppled? According to some of the …

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Sep 13 2011

Going Head-to-head: Windows 8 vs iOS and Android

Microsoft is supposed to be releasing a new version of Windows today. It’s not new information that Microsoft has no presence in the tablet PC market; Microsoft has been way behind in the smart phone and tablet market in the world of mobile computing. Microsoft is hoping that Windows 8 is going to change that. …

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Aug 31 2011

Facebook Counters Google+ with on ‘privacy inline’

I don’t know the exact visiting records of Facebook, but I know that from the reports from the web, Google+ has been showing a burst of activity; its showing rapid growth… And with how Google+ is rolling out some of there services, it’s no wonder. They’ve been taking the best parts of Twitter and Facebook …

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Mar 07 2011

Skype is preparing for sharp competition

Skype has been a long time mainstay of VOIP communications and video chatting. Skype is one of those services that pretty much defined the whole VOIP and video chat standard. it’s so common that the news organizations/media used Skype interviews all the time. But I believe Skype is realize that they are no longer dealing …

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Jan 28 2011

Is Windows Mobile 7 going to have to admit that Android WINS?!

Microsoft has a problem, and they’ve to be on their back heels by now with the requests to put out some sales figures, and start discussing the success of the Windows Mobile 7, or the lack of their latest gift to the world. It fair to say that Microsoft was late to dinner on this …

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Jan 21 2011

Thoughts on Comcast/NBC Universal Merger

I was reading an article on the merger of Comcast and NBC Universal on Ars Technica,  [article] and how Al Franken is displeased with the merger of the two giants; and he should be, because he’s the only one who’s not talking out their… bias. The simple fact is that corporation like Comcast and NBC …

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Jul 17 2010

Topics of the Week for July 16th

This week in technology has been pretty interesting Google continues its world domination of the smartphone with the android platform. it continues to flex its muscles in its appeal to the public, placing tons of pressure on the iPhone and Microsoft keep generating strong competition. Apple concedes that ‘we’re not perfect.’… Try to shut down …

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