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Tim Cook's Windows Phone Mention: Respect or Subterfuge?
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In case you missed the news, Apple yesterday announced that it made a gajillion dollars while racking up sales of a bajillion devices of various kinds. Doesn't sound familiar? OK, look here. Back? Good, let's continue.When giant publicly-held corporations like Apple announce their quarterly earnings, they generally hold a related conference call for financial analysts and press. But anyone can listen in, and now you can too, after the fact: The conference call recording is available now on Apple's Investor Relations page.

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I'm thinking the Lumia 900 at $100 could be the game changer Windows needs to actually get the horse out of the gate. It is a nice and fashionable piece of hardware.

The software is actually reviewing well now and if the hardware and app market picks up then there is indeed a bright future for windows phone
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So Apple have you stopped beating your wife? I think this is a opinion blog post, not hardware news.

And talk about a intellectually dishonest question, hah!
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I'm thinking the Lumia 900 at $100 could be the game changer Windows needs to actually get the horse out of the gate. It is a nice and fashionable piece of hardware.
The software is actually reviewing well now and if the hardware and app market picks up then there is indeed a bright future for windows phone

This.
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I think when Windows 8 comes out it will tie in greatly with Windows Phone, and I would bet it will bring some people over.

I know I am really debating if my next phone will be an iOS phone or a Windows Phone. With Nokia starting to release Windows Mango phones, and by the time I am due for an upgrade (October this year) it wil be an interesting choice.
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So. why did Tim Cook even mention that Microsoft was a competitor in this market?

Because he's clueless about what MS is doing.

What MS marketing strategy with the mobile market is the same with the console market. Let others go out and test the waters and then come in from behind and take them out in one fell swoop.
 
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is this news?

but anyways who cares? IMo i like andriod, and its deff in that race with apple. i wonder how apple will act when they start losing a lot of their marketshare everywhere, good things always come to an end.
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Format fixed. Please don't quote the entire article. Main reason for this is, well because of copyright laws. Only quote a few lines.
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