lackluster sales

lackluster sales

RIM on PlayBook Jailbreaking: Don't Do It

allthingsd.com
BlackBerry PlayBook owners that have jailbroken the device take note: Research in Motion says you’ve voided your warranty by doing so. In a post to RIM’s official blog, Adrian Stone, Director of the company’s BlackBerry Security Incident Response Team (BBSIRT) explains in painstaking detail RIM’s position on jailbreaking, a procedure...
RIM on PlayBook Jailbreaking: Don't Do It
Microsoft: Windows RT strategy 'just gets stronger over time'
Masterpiece: Dragon Quest V

Windows RT 8.1 Update Will Bring Full Outlook 2013 Desktop App To RT Tablets

techcrunch.com
This has long been rumored, but Microsoft just officially announced that Windows RT, its operating system for ARM-based tablets and other small touch-enabled devices, will get Outlook 2013 once the free Windows 8.1 update arrives. Until now, Windows RT featured the desktop versions of Word, Excel, OneNote and PowerPoint, but ever...
Windows RT 8.1 Update Will Bring Full Outlook 2013 Desktop App To RT Tablets

BlueStacks Brings Over 750,000 Android Applications To Windows 8 And Surface Pro

techcrunch.com
BlueStacks, the startup bringing Android applications to PCs and Macs, is today releasing a version of its App Player software optimized for new Surface Pro PCs and others running Windows 8. The move comes on the heels of key distribution agreements with several companies in the PC ecosystem, including AMD,...
BlueStacks Brings Over 750,000 Android Applications To Windows 8 And Surface Pro

Apple blames iPhone rumors for lackluster sales

www.electronista.com
Apple executives have admitted that persistent rumors surrounding its upcoming devices, such as the sixth-generation iPhone, have had a negative impact on sales. After several years of stellar performance and beating Wall Street forecasts, the company failed to meet analyst expectations for its latest fiscal quarter. When pressed by analysts,...
Apple blames iPhone rumors for lackluster sales

Google Wants Developers To Build Better Tablet Apps, Publishes A "Tablet App Quality Checklist"

techcrunch.com
Google’s Nexus 7 tablet has been quite a hit, but there can be little doubt that the average quality of Android tablet apps still ranks behind iOS. Google is clearly aware of this and today, the company is making a new push to get developers to ensure that their apps...
Google Wants Developers To Build Better Tablet Apps, Publishes A "Tablet App Quality Checklist"

Google reboots Chromebook line with new Samsung offerings

www.electronista.com
Seemingly undeterred by the lackluster sales of its prior efforts, Google has launched once more into the computing sphere, announcing a refresh of its Chrome OS computer line. The Samsung Chromebook Series 5 550 is an updated Chrome-powered notebook, while the Samsung Chromebox is a small form-factor desktop machine reminiscent...
Google reboots Chromebook line with new Samsung offerings

Yahoo reports lackluster sales as Mayer takes reins

www.computerworld.com
Marissa Meyer has her work cut out for her at Yahoo. The fading Internet star reported its second-quarter financial results Tuesday, in which revenue and profit both dipped slightly from a year earlier....
Yahoo reports lackluster sales as Mayer takes reins

Analysts Debunk Rumor That iPhone 4S Is Influencing Competitor Launch Dates

www.wired.com
Apple's incredible iPhone sales may be forcing competitors to stop and think about release dates. Photo: Bryan Derballa/Wired.com A report from Taiwanese publication Digitimes says smartphone manufacturers Samsung, HTC, LG and Nokia are launching their new products in Q2 2012 instead of Q1 in order to avoid direct competition from...
Analysts Debunk Rumor That iPhone 4S Is Influencing Competitor Launch Dates

Amazon revenue fails to meet Q4 estimates; $17.43B vs $18.25B

thenextweb.com
Amazon has released its Q4 financials, and they’re not looking so hot. According to MarketWatch, Q4 revenue was $17.43B vs $18.25B estimate. Earnings per share were up sharply, however, at $0.38 versus an expected $0.17. Income was disappointing, as well, falling 58% to $177 million versus $416 million in the previous...
Amazon revenue fails to meet Q4 estimates; $17.43B vs $18.25B

Microsoft reportedly building a 7-inch Surface tablet

www.geekwire.com
Aiming to compete with the likes of Apple’s iPad, Amazon’s Kindle Fire HD and Google’s Nexus, the Wall Street Journal is reporting that Microsoft is building a 7-inch Surface tablet. Sources tell the WSJ that a new lineup of tablets, including a 7-inch version, will go into production later this...
Microsoft reportedly building a 7-inch Surface tablet

Oracle woes add up to more than a slacker salesforce

gigaom.com
Oracle execs including CEO Larry Ellison attributed the company’s third-quarter earnings miss to a lackluster sales effort that let big deals slip into the fourth quarter, but others see more ominous signs. For the period ending February 28, Oracle reported earnings of 65 cents per share on revenue of $9 billion, just short...
Oracle woes add up to more than a slacker salesforce

THE MICROSOFT INVESTOR: Why Windows 8 Should Scare You (MSFT)

www.businessinsider.com
The Microsoft Investor is a daily report from SAI. Sign up here to receive it by email. MSFT Off With Tech    The market is selling off after initial jobless claims came in higher than expected and GDP came in right in line. Shares of MSFT are off with the...
THE MICROSOFT INVESTOR: Why Windows 8 Should Scare You (MSFT)

Boot up: RIM's sales dip, FAA's iPad OK, China's Nexus nix and more

www.guardian.co.uk
Plus how iOS and Android are depressing PC sales, the mystery of the Pluto Switch, how the UDIDs were identified and moreA quick burst of 10 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology teamRIM's BlackBerrys losing shelf space, mindshare among carriers >> AllThingsD[Carriers in the US...
Boot up: RIM's sales dip, FAA's iPad OK, China's Nexus nix and more

Microsoft Adds IT Resellers to Expand Surface Area

allthingsd.com
Microsoft has settled on a new strategy to drive lackluster sales of its Surface tablet: Push the device into the enterprise channel through a handful of authorized resellers. And so on Monday, the company announced the “Microsoft Devices Program,” which expands sales of Surface from Microsoft’s online and retail stores...
Microsoft Adds IT Resellers to Expand Surface Area

"The Magazine" For iPad: An Island Of Calm Amid A Roiling Sea

www.readwriteweb.com
Another tech publication? And you have to pay for it? What is Marco Arment thinking? Today the Tumblr cofounder and Instapaper creator pushed out the inaugural issue of The Magazine, an iPad mag focusing loosely on technology. Launching a paid tablet magazine is gamble, but Arment has a fresh...
"The Magazine" For iPad: An Island Of Calm Amid A Roiling Sea

Samsung Galaxy S Marries Android to an Amazing Screen [PICS]

mashable.com
The Galaxy S from Samsung could well be the “new hotness” in the Android lineup — something to follow the glow of the Nexus One (lackluster sales and all, the device still sends tech nerds into fits of frothy exuberance).Just announced at CTIA, the Galaxy S will feature a...
Samsung Galaxy S Marries Android to an Amazing Screen [PICS]
The biggest beneficiary of the HTC First's imminent death? The HTC One

Qualcomm defends Windows RT tablets despite lackluster sales, biting criticism

www.computerworld.com
A Qualcomm executive Friday defended Windows RT tablets despite poor initial sales, saying the mobile device chip maker is 'very optimistic with the future of Win RT.'...
Qualcomm defends Windows RT tablets despite lackluster sales, biting criticism
Inkling for Web brings interactive ebooks to your browser, no iPad necessary

Yahoo Reports Lackluster Sales as Meyer Takes Reins

www.pcworld.com
Marissa Meyer has her work cut out for her at Yahoo. The fading Internet star reported its second-quarter financial results Tuesday, in which revenue and profit......
Yahoo Reports Lackluster Sales as Meyer Takes Reins
Nokia eyes cheap Windows Phones to better compete with Android

Is It Time to Stick a Fork in Palm?

jkontherun.com
Poor Palm — the news coming out of the company just gets worse and worse. Lackluster sales of its webOS handsets and a mass exodus of key executives at the company. It’s like rats leaving a sinking ship in droves. Analysts are quick to point out what Palm has done...
Is It Time to Stick a Fork in Palm?

RIM's BlackBerrys Losing Shelf Space, Mindshare Among Carriers

allthingsd.com
With Apple’s next generation iPhone in the offing and new Windows Phone 8 and Android handsets headed to market in the weeks ahead, Research In Motion’s forthcoming BlackBerry 10 devices are no longer top of mind for RIM’s carrier partners — if they were ever top of mind at all....
RIM's BlackBerrys Losing Shelf Space, Mindshare Among Carriers

Mobile PC Market To More Than Double On Demand For Tablets And Touch PCs, According To Report

techcrunch.com
The mobile PC market isn’t doing great, but that’s only if you look at it independently of tablet device sales. NPD DisplaySearch now says that over the next five years, however, the mobile PC market will more than double, growing from 367.6 million units in 2012 to 762.7 million by...
Mobile PC Market To More Than Double On Demand For Tablets And Touch PCs, According To Report

'People want Android, not Windows Phone' says Samsung's Mobile Chief

9to5google.com
Samsung’s Mobile Chief has got some harsh words directed towards Microsoft. In an interview with The Wall Street Journal, J.K. Shin said that Android devices such as phones and tablets are outselling Windows Phone devices and there is a clear demand for Android over Windows.  The exact Q&A goes as follows:...
'People want Android, not Windows Phone' says Samsung's Mobile Chief

Yahoo reports lackluster sales as Meyer takes reins

www.computerworld.com
Marissa Meyer has her work cut out for her at Yahoo. The fading Internet star reported its second-quarter financial results Tuesday, in which revenue and profit both dipped slightly from a year earlier....
Yahoo reports lackluster sales as Meyer takes reins
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?