Have Microsoft lost the plot?

Before you put pen to paper on a topic like this you have to challenge yourself before you make such a bold statement – so note the question mark. Peter Drucker wisely noted, “Business has only two basic functions: marketing and innovation.” High tech is uniquely a product of both. Inbound marketing leads to innovation, or at very least appropriately …

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#Cisco enterprise desktop game changer – Cius tablet PC running Android

This is a great move from one of the mega vendors. Recently Cisco unveiled its Cius tablet PC running the Android 2.0 OS aimed squarely at business users. This is a game changer. As you will see from one of my previous posts – back in Siemens over a decade ago, Cisco pulled the market as it changed the desktop …

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#Hosting automation for Telco / Carriers – choice is critical for the customer – check out Ensim, Paralells and EMS Cortex

I was holding off on this post until a few things had passed but this is a really important one, its actually vital to how the hosting industry ‘pans’ out within the telco / carrier market – the hosting industry has quite literally gone ‘pete tong’ since the BPOS drive against partners. The market is full of technical ‘diatribe’ – …

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#Updating to iPhone V4 …

Literally as I am posting, its doing its thing with my mac. Saying its backing everything up and going through the process of wipe, install and restore. These are nervous times and I shall report back with progress. CrunchBase Information iPhone 3G Information provided by CrunchBase

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#Cloud – IBM starts to expose it's hand

IBM have been watching in the sides lines. I think they know more than most that getting involved in the marketing education process is expensive and with a brand like theirs probably unnecessary, spent your money developing your offerings and keep talking to your customers. I think IBM will emerge as a powerful player as the market evolves,they have the …

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IPad nope- Siemens SIMPad was an innovative product

Look what I found in my loft- it’s like a graveyard of technology up there. I think I got this in 2003- tablet, 1kg in weight embedded Microsoft CE. Funny-WLAN on an optional card, no USB and infrared. Too early! Vision spot on. That said apple did bring out a tablet over 10 years ago, so technically first.

JonIPad nope- Siemens SIMPad was an innovative product