Wow, you’re a real PC.


I think Microsoft vastly overestimates the perception of the term "PC". In their latest commercial, Microsoft snarkily has Siri saying "Wow, you're a real PC" to the competing Windows tablet.  I suspect most of the general public would associate the term "PC" with complication and frustration however.  A PC is…

What is Microsoft’s mobile strategy?


Answer these three simple questions: What is Apple's mobile strategy? To boost their hardware sales by making the worlds best mobile devices and software. What is Google's mobile strategy? To boost their advertising revenue by featuring their services on as many mobile devices as possible. What is Microsoft's mobile strategy?…

Pinterest is a Social Juggernaut


Pinterest May Be Bigger Than You Think A late 2012 survey released Thursday by the Pew Research Center revealed that 67 percent of American Internet users are on Facebook, 16 percent are on Twitter and 15 percent are on Pinterest. Think about that for a minute. Pinterest is now bigger…

36 Staples


The Microsoft Surface is like... A box of 100 staples, where 64 are used to hold the box together, so you only get to use 36 Biting satire on Hacker News in response to Marco Arment's post about the Surface free space scandal.