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Microsoft's Mobile Comeback Is Looking Terrible

Microsoft's Mobile Comeback Is Looking Terrible | The mobile war ! | Scoop.it
Microsoft ruled the PC market for decades with utter dominance. But today, as the future shifts toward mobile devices, things are not looking good for Microsoft.
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Android’s Now On Top For Mobile Browsing and Search, But Still A Challenger Elsewhere

Android’s Now On Top For Mobile Browsing and Search, But Still A Challenger Elsewhere | The mobile war ! | Scoop.it
Android has become the most popular platform in smartphone sales, and that domination is slowly but surely making itself felt in other aspects of the mobile experience -- just as Google would have wanted it to be.
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parislemon • The Windows Phone Problem In Three Words: Way Too Late.

parislemon • The Windows Phone Problem In Three Words: Way Too Late. | The mobile war ! | Scoop.it
The Windows Phone Problem In Three Words: Way Too Late. Earlier today, Charlie Kindel, a former Windows Phone GM, posted some thoughts on why Windows Phone hasn’t taken off. Essentially, he blames...
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Android And Apple Now Command Nearly 70 Percent Of U.S. Smartphone Market Share

Android And Apple Now Command Nearly 70 Percent Of U.S. Smartphone Market Share | The mobile war ! | Scoop.it
Android and Apple together now account for nearly 70 percent of smartphone subscribers in the U.S., according to new estimates for July put out today by comScore.
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By Buying Motorola, Google Can Now Do Whatever The Heck They Want With Android

By Buying Motorola, Google Can Now Do Whatever The Heck They Want With Android | The mobile war ! | Scoop.it
With the announcement of their planned $12.5B Motorola Mobility acquisition this morning, Google is buying a lot of stuff.
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Are Smartphones Taking Over Our Lives? [STUDY]

Are Smartphones Taking Over Our Lives? [STUDY] | The mobile war ! | Scoop.it

New research portrays the UK as a smartphone-addicted country. Mobile data services have increased 40-fold in a three-year period in the country, and more than a quarter of adults and nearly half of teenagers own a smartphone.

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Android’s Dirty Secret: Shipping Numbers Are Strong But Returns Are 30-40%

Android’s Dirty Secret: Shipping Numbers Are Strong But Returns Are 30-40% | The mobile war ! | Scoop.it
"It's generally accepted that, on the aggregate, Android device sales will far outpace iOS sales year after year. However, there’s a dirty little secret about Android devices..."
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Please Do Not Buy Cheap Android Phones

Please Do Not Buy Cheap Android Phones | The mobile war ! | Scoop.it
Listen, I understand the pain that comes with not being able to afford nice things. I really do. But for the love of everything mighty, do not waste your money, or stand by as your loved ones waste their money, on cheap Android phones.
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How Google And Apple Won The Smartphone Wars ?

How Google And Apple Won The Smartphone Wars ? | The mobile war ! | Scoop.it

What a difference just one year can make. In our Year in Tech post, I pointed out that 2011 was the year that Apple and Google won the smartphone wars. I put together the chart above from comScore U.S.

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The Threat And Opportunity Of Mobile: How Physical Retailers Can Fight Back Against Amazon

The Threat And Opportunity Of Mobile: How Physical Retailers Can Fight Back Against Amazon | The mobile war ! | Scoop.it
As online retail sales continue to soar, brick and mortar stores are seeing margins dissipate.
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Android Makes Big Gains on iOS in Europe [STATS]

Android Makes Big Gains on iOS in Europe [STATS] | The mobile war ! | Scoop.it
Android has been the top smartphone platform in the U.S. and the world for more than half a year. Now, it’s experiencing a similarly fast growth in Europe.
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Google Goes Soup-To-Nuts On Android With Bid For Motorola

Google Goes Soup-To-Nuts On Android With Bid For Motorola | The mobile war ! | Scoop.it
Google's surprise $12.5 billion bid for Motorola this morning is a bold attempt to move the needle for Google on several fronts. Google is going all in, dipping into its $39 billion of cash to make its biggest acquisition ever.
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The History of Android [INFOGRAPHIC]

The History of Android [INFOGRAPHIC] | The mobile war ! | Scoop.it
Android's box of sweets has gotten much more diverse since it launched its first dessert-themed operating system update Cupcake in 2009.
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