Much has been made of the persistently large market share of users and businesses continuing to run Windows XP, despite three newer generations of Windows OSs (Vista, 7 and now 8). This market share is estimated at over 40% worldwide, according to NetMarketshare.com’s October report. The continued “success” of...

When Apple first jumped into the tablet scene with its iPad, they were 100%-confident that the 10-inch form factor was the way to go. For a while this proved to be correct, but recently 7-inch tablets have become quite popular. This is in large part thanks to the Kindle Fire and Nexus 7. Even Apple is supposedly...

Disclaimer: I have an iPhone, I might buy the new iPhone and pretty much love Apple products. OK, so now that’s out of the way, let’s talk about what happened today. Apple did EXACTLY what I feared they would do. They underwhelmed with the new iPhone 5. Yes it’s lighter, yes it’s faster and yes it has IOS 6 but for the...

I have been in technology and marketing for quite a while and (believe it or not) am a big Microsoft fan. I have used Microsoft products for quite a while and believe that the company is strategically positioned for growth and leadership in a number of areas. Whether they actually take advantage of that positioning is...