moment of truth

moment of truth

Windows Whiz Sinofsky Faces Moment of Truth

online.wsj.com
No matter how the world greets Microsoft's next version of Windows, due out on Friday, one man will receive most of the praise or blame: Steven Sinofsky....
Windows Whiz Sinofsky Faces Moment of Truth
Apple refuses to carry eBook that mentions Amazon

Stephen Elop Only Has A Few Months Left To Fix Nokia (NOK)

www.businessinsider.com
HELSINKI/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Stephen Elop only has a few months to show he can turn Nokia around if he is to survive but the new smartphone is unlikely to woo customers back from Apple and Samsung. Investors and analysts say the chief executive has until early 2013 to prove he...
Stephen Elop Only Has A Few Months Left To Fix Nokia (NOK)

Best Buy Founder Offers Buyout at Company's "Moment Of Truth"

www.readwriteweb.com
Shareholders of struggling electronics retailer Best Buy may get a way out of a bad situation. The chain's founder Richard Schulze, who stepped down as chairman in June, has sent a letter to the company's board offering to take the company private as it faces its "moment of truth." What...
Best Buy Founder Offers Buyout at Company's "Moment Of Truth"

My Week With Android, Or Why I'm Buying An iPhone 5

www.readwriteweb.com
Not long ago, I did a very bad thing: I dropped my iPhone 4 and cracked the screen. I was very sad, but the experience proved useful as it forced me to face up to my phone future. Did I want a new iPhone 5 or was it time to...
My Week With Android, Or Why I'm Buying An iPhone 5

Fanboys Lose Their Shit as Apple Debuts Bigger, Better, Thinner iPhone 5

betabeat.com
BEHOLD. (Photo: twitter.com/PACrACkZ) Here we are, gathered once again for what’s always expected to be an ecstatic cross between Christmas and the Rapture: Apple’s latest media event and the unveiling of the latest iPhone. Tim Cook rattled off facts like the iPad accounts for 91 percent of tablet-drive web traffic...
Fanboys Lose Their Shit as Apple Debuts Bigger, Better, Thinner iPhone 5

The Paris Hilton of mobile phones makes a comeback

tech.fortune.cnn.com
The notion that the Apple has a “carrier subsidy problem” just won’t die FORTUNE — In the summer of 2009 a Danish mobile phone analyst named John Strand issued a 105-page report entitled  ”The moment of truth: a portrait of the iPhone,” that listed the “10 largest myths” about Apple’s (AAPL)...
The Paris Hilton of mobile phones makes a comeback

Best Buy: What's Next After Collapse Of Leveraged Buyout?

readwrite.com
Last summer, Best Buy founder Richard Schulze offered to buy the company for $8.8 billion, which would have made it the biggest-ever buyout for an American retail chain. Schulze stated at the time of his offer that the company was facing a "moment of truth." The moment appears to have come...
Best Buy: What's Next After Collapse Of Leveraged Buyout?

Finally! Kickstarter Darling Pebble Smartwatch To Ship January 23

readwrite.com
Folks were starting to wonder if it would ever happen. But the Pebble smartwatch, the e-paper-equipped, smartphone-synching time-teller that exploded onto Kickstarer last summer, will finally begin shipping to the project's backers on January 23, said creator Eric Migicovsky at Pebble's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) press conference Wednesday morning. Kickstarter...
Finally! Kickstarter Darling Pebble Smartwatch To Ship January 23

Samsung Galaxy S3 vs. Galaxy Nexus: Is it time to upgrade?

www.extremetech.com
After months of waiting, and more rumors than anything but an iPhone can generate, the Samsung Galaxy S3 has been announced. The device brings a number of hardware improvements like a new Exynos system-on-a-chip (SoC), backlit camera sensor, and a slick chassis design. Samsung also gave TouchWiz a fresh coat...
Samsung Galaxy S3 vs. Galaxy Nexus: Is it time to upgrade?

Nokia's Lumia 900 Gets a Price and Release Date

bits.blogs.nytimes.com
The moment of truth has come for Microsoft and Nokia. They have set an April release date and $100 price tag for the Lumia 900, which runs Microsoft's new mobile operating system and will test Americans' loyalty to Apple's iPhone and phones running Google's Android operating system....
Nokia's Lumia 900 Gets a Price and Release Date

BlackBerry's Q4: A Preview of Coming Attractions

allthingsd.com
BlackBerry, the company formerly known as Research in Motion, will post financials for its fourth fiscal quarter before the opening bell Thursday. But they’ll only offer a first glimpse into BlackBerry’s efforts to get financially back on track. The quarter — which ended on March 2 — includes just a...
BlackBerry's Q4: A Preview of Coming Attractions
Funding Daily: Thanksgiving leftovers
Be Very Afraid: The Cable-ization of Online Life Is Upon Us

Back to BlackBerry: closing time

www.engadget.com
Time's up. I've now had a full month to call the BlackBerry Z10 my very own and use it as my everyday device. I've had the opportunity to use it in every likely scenario, including a nine-day trip to Spain for Mobile World Congress. Now comes the moment of...
Back to BlackBerry: closing time

The arrival of the iPad in pictures – Part 2

venturebeat.com
At 8.35am, the Apple staff counted down to the dropping of the black curtain, which had shrouded the store windows. As the clock got closer to 9am and the opening of the doors, the excitement of the crowd was tangible. [8 photos: Photos by JP Manninen] Apple staff manned the...
The arrival of the iPad in pictures – Part 2
PlayStation 4 an eight-core, two teraflop beast

The Engadget Show 42: Expand with OUYA, Google, DJ Spooky, robots, space, hardware startups and more!

www.engadget.com
Listen, we're not going to promise you that watching an hour-long episode is the same as going to Expand. The good news for those of you who were unable to attend due to scheduling or geography, however, is that the ticket price is a bit lower, and many of...
The Engadget Show 42: Expand with OUYA, Google, DJ Spooky, robots, space, hardware startups and more!

Gillmor Gang: Fork You

techcrunch.com
The Gillmor Gang — John Borthwick, Kevin Marks, Keith Teare, John Taschek, and Steve Gillmor — spent a too-quick hour on Facebook Home, Twitter’s new deep linking Cards, and the jousting over Webkit. Individually, these developments represent interesting strategy for the major notification platforms of Google, Apple, Twitter, and...
Gillmor Gang: Fork You
The moment of truth: RIM officially releases its BlackBerry 10 OS
A moment of truth for Verizon on Thursday
PlayStation Vita starts moving off the shelves

Older Macs voted off the Mountain Lion island

arstechnica.com
Another Mac OS release, another moment of truth for those using old Macs. Apple's next OS X release, code-named Mountain Lion, will drop support for some older machines as the company continues to move forward with the iOS-ification of the operating system. The list of supported machines has not...
Older Macs voted off the Mountain Lion island
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?