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  • What I Want To See In Nokia's Q2 Report [View article]
    I think, what you will see is Nokia 1020 move into first place. That will solve the cash problem and balance sheet. Better platform for business people, most pictures with cellphones are not to good.
    Nice to be able to move a picture and not have to explain what it is.
    Jul 17 07:47 PM | 6 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Is Nokia Going Into The Camera Market? [View article]
    For sure if they paid you for that report, that was and absolute waste of money. Total bs....Don't give up your night job, reporting isn't in your future.
    Jul 16 12:14 PM | 6 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Feel Like Making A Bold Tech Play? Go Long With Microsoft [View article]
    I purchased a Windows 8 pc this week. Took me the day to get used to the apps layout and where stuff was. To me once I moved out of that to the desktop layout it was the same as Win 7. Me not being a apps user I was surprised how easy it was to figure it out. I purchased it mostly to see what all the talk was about. I run Win 7 on my other 2 systems as well and also run Linux Mint along side them.

    My interest mostly is how will the buying public feel about it as my major interest is MSFT stock. I'm pretty old so don't see my age group jumping on board but if the young generation adapts to it, this could be a long term winner. Time will tell....
    Nov 6 08:59 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Microsoft Needs Heavy Marketing For Windows 8 Devices [View article]
    Time will tell, I'm long of both Nok & MSFT. Each of them has a lot at stake, so I'm expecting 110 percent effort from both to make it happen.
    No excuses, a problem, address it and fix right away. I like Microsoft but I also use Linux and have used Apple. I like to play and tinker with my systems, Windows offers me that and pc products offer me choices. Apple not so much, what you see is what you get. Good product but way over priced in my opinion.
    Oct 26 01:47 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia In Denial As Smartphone Kings Pull Ahead [View article]
    You have the right name. What a croc.....Let them get the new products out before you bury the company.
    Oct 25 04:17 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia's Upcoming Earnings Report - What To Expect [View article]
    Perhaps Microsoft will float them what ever cash it takes to get them where they need to be.
    Oct 15 12:51 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia's Hail Mary Pass Fails [View article]
    It isn't out in the real world yet, If they low ball the price to get it out there, I bet your proved wrong.
    Sep 5 04:32 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Sterne Agee continues to believe precious metal equities are "underowned and underpriced," and calls Newmont Mining (NEM), Coeur d'Alene (CDE) and Gold Resource (GORO) its sector favorites. The firm says gold miners have emphasized to investors an increased attention on appropriate returns on and of investor capital, helping gold equities to earn positive beta vs. the metal. [View news story]
    That would be a nice change of pace for mining stocks.
    Aug 22 05:44 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Up initially after striking a patent-purchase deal with Nokia (NOK +4.5%), Vringo (VRNG -3.5%) has sold off to $3.32. The fact Vringo will be financing the deal with a $31.2M stock offering featuring a sale price of $3.25/share is a likely reason why. Nokia, however, is holding onto most of its gains - investors probably care less about the deal per se than the fact it shows Nokia is serious about its stated plans to better monetize its IP. (NOK/RIMM lawsuit[View news story]
    I believe I'll remain happy I loaded up on this stock.
    Aug 9 05:54 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Microsoft (MSFT) and Barnes & Noble (BKS) will announce a strategic partnership to build a tablet/e-reader focused on entertainment, according to sources at TechCrunch. It's rumored that the tablet could be the first non-Xbox device to have Xbox live streaming potential. [View news story]
    Easy take over perhaps.
    Jun 18 01:17 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • China may have a population of 1.3B and Australia just 22M, but it is the latter that provides more revenues for GE and on which its shifting its focus. Whereas China is difficult to deal with, Australia has a free market and a reliable legal system, so it's just so much easier. And being full of resources, it provides GE with plenty of opportunity.  [View news story]
    I'll second hwoodoo7's comment. China is not our friend. The Aussies would be far more beneficial to GE and its stockholders.
    May 1 03:47 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
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