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Robert Scoble / Scobleizer:
Why 2011 isn't 1995 for Apple   —  In 1995 I remember waiting in lines to buy Windows 95.  It effectively ended the design lead Apple had for 11 years in personal computers.  From then on Microsoft had both the thought leadership and the market share.  Apple ended up with less than 10% market share.
Dec 26, 2010, 6:35 PMIn context
Robert Scoble / Scobleizer:
Fred Wilson and Fortune are right about Android vs iOS (and everyone else), but I hate it   —  Fred Wilson is recommending developers invest first in Android and Fortune has a similar article about why 2011 is going to be the year that Android explodes.  Why?  Market share.
Dec 26, 2010, 3:15 PMIn context
Robert Scoble / Scobleizer:
Shame that Microsoft and Tech Press doesn't know what a “sale” is   —  If you look at Techmeme right now you'll see a lot about Microsoft pushing a story that their Windows Phone 7 system is selling well.  I saw lots of headlines to that effect, a few that are still on Techmeme.
Dec 21, 2010, 3:20 PMIn context
Robert Scoble / Scobleizer:
New version of Flipboard not the one I'm waiting for (but it's quite nice anyway)   —  Tonight, just now, a new version of Flipboard is shipping on the iPad (the update should be available any minute).  It adds all sorts of cool stuff including Google Reader and Flickr support.
Dec 16, 2010, 12:30 AMIn context
Robert Scoble / Scobleizer:
Exclusive first look: The voice app that makes iTunes voice controllable   —  It's been quite a year for voice startups that have out-innovated Apple on its own platform.  —  There's Siri, which came out in February, and quickly got bought by Apple.  You use that app to talk to your phone …
Dec 13, 2010, 4:45 PMIn context
Robert Scoble / Scobleizer:
Why Google Latitude breaks for me   —  This morning Google Latitude was released to the iPhone.  I will use it, but it's totally breaking for me.  Here's why:  —  1. Google Contacts breaks at somewhere over 10,000 contacts.  It stops letting you add new contacts.  It doesn't even break gracefully or consistently.
Dec 13, 2010, 12:35 PMIn context
Robert Scoble / Scobleizer:
Is the tech press needed anymore? (how Apple iPhone apps take off now)   —  Datapoint one: John Gruber is noting that Android doesn't have very many of the industry's best apps.  —  Datapoint two.  Starbucks CIO says that he's forced to use HTML 5 to support Apple iOS users …
Nov 21, 2010, 7:55 AMIn context
Robert Scoble / Scobleizer:
First look: Gravity is making interest graphs of your social content   —  I first met Amit Kapor when he was COO of MySpace.  A couple of years ago he left to start a new company, which he wouldn't tell me anything about until now.  Gravity.  —  So, what does it do?
Nov 16, 2010, 7:10 PMIn context
Robert Scoble / Scobleizer:
First look: SlideRocket goes HTML5   —  You probably know that I wish the world would move off of MIcrosoft PowerPoint.  It is definitely the king of presentation software, but there are a raft of tools that are better now, especially if you look at SlideRocket and Prezi.
Nov 16, 2010, 3:10 PMIn context
Robert Scoble / Scobleizer:
Path: the social system that will piss social mavens off   —  I didn't read any of Path's hype before trying it myself.  I wasn't part of the beta.  I don't owe Dave Morin lunch (he's the founder of this new thing called Path that's getting a deep amount of hype tonight.  The photo is of him at the TED conference).
Nov 15, 2010, 4:15 AMIn context

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