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  • Andreas Hopf
    $NOK $MSFT Apple buys HopStop and Locationary and immediately defuncts the WP8 apps...
    7/20/13
    Reply (9)
    • Abu Bakr Hussain: Queue Apple apologists stating WP8 is a "niche" platform for which Apple cannot afford to develop a la Google.. but when these things happen
      7/20/13
    • Abu Bakr Hussain: it shows that Apple and GOOG are trying to kill WP8 dead before it grows too big.
      7/20/13
    • HCube: agreed abu, it may be a while but i think critical mass will only be achieved once msft finally rolls out its enterprise features
      7/20/13
    • HCube: and large corporations allows them as work phones
      7/20/13
    • HCube: apps like good is essential in order for wp to take off
      7/20/13
    • Leont68: Seems Apple is scared of windows phone.... I would like to see msft withhold Office apps from the apple eco system :)
      7/20/13
    • Leont68: but wait, that would get it in trouble with the feds ....
      7/20/13
    • Leont68: anyway, nokia has a free app called transit that does the same thing http://bit.ly/1bSqtWe
      7/20/13
    • Andreas Hopf: ABH - that was my feeling, too. After reading app developer surveys and much about the app market, I think I understand what's at stake.
      7/21/13