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  • China Mobile Is A Game Changer For Apple [View article]
    Apple Maps is fine. I travel extensively and use it repeatedly. It works as is designed. I see you writing this about Apple Maps in many posts. Have you personally had a problem with it in the US, or are you just repeating something you heard?

    Re a search engine: You are missing the point that Apple does not want to make money from using people's information.

    Apple is clearly developing a better mouse trap with Apple TV.
    May 1, 2015. 08:47 PM | 22 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Deutsche Bank profit plunges on legal costs [View news story]
    The Chief Executives will present a plan for overhaul...note they are still staying.
    Apr 26, 2015. 11:05 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Google's Bottom Line Problem Continues [View article]
    Google is run by young men who are bright (quick thinking...able to take advantage of a situation) but not smart (greater depth of understanding so one can understand the implications).

    Bright is OK to get something started. But to really keep things going, you have to be smart. The older I get, the more I value smart.
    Apr 23, 2015. 05:42 PM | 18 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple Should Invest In Original Filmed Content [View article]
    I wouldn't use Amazon as an example of anything, except a company with little focused direction and as an example of a company that loses money.

    Further, the idea of Apple becoming HBO is truly a poor idea.

    HBO is HBO and Apple is Apple. Apple has no core expertise in the HBO type of creativity. HBO is genius in their area of expertise. It is not so easy to come up with ideas for shows and turn them into HBO quality shows.
    Apr 19, 2015. 02:24 PM | 21 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Google's Slow-Motion Strangulation [View article]
    I believe r you do not understand MS's history from the beginning when MS was made by IBM's blunder in considering hardware more important than software.

    IBM's stupidity was MS's lucky break. Maybe you weren't around then.

    Based on what Apple has done, since Gates provide the $$ to stay alive, and based on what Microsoft has done with their incredible lead...that is lose the lead by producing truly customer punishing OSs, I stand by my statement that MS was lucky not good. And Ballmer was perhaps one of the worst CEO's in recent history. If MS was good, they would not be in the position they are today; essentially a one product company if you look at where their revenues come from.

    And, if OS10 is as bad as the rest of their OSs then I have no idea what will happen to them.
    Apr 14, 2015. 12:38 PM | 9 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Google's Slow-Motion Strangulation [View article]
    Microsoft has always been lucky, not good.
    Google is the play toy of founders who are bright, but not smart.
    Apr 14, 2015. 10:09 AM | 15 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Breaking The PR Mold For Apple Watch [View article]
    I agree. In years to come, there will be no phone; just a watch or other personal computer we will wear.
    Apr 13, 2015. 11:02 AM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple Watch Pre-Order Sellout: Have The Pundits Underestimated Apple Again? [View article]
    It's a replacement for the phone; that will become clear in future generations. People whose vision is only limited to what is now... and what should be..., and how come... and it doesn't do...and it's battery...all miss the point.

    This is the future of personal computing: With small very powerful chips, voice recognition and a projected screen say goodbye to the need for something as big and bulky as a phone. It's not if...it's when.

    We are only at the beginning of the computer/technology revolution.
    Apr 10, 2015. 10:20 AM | 24 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple And Wearable Devices: Moving From A Want To A Need By 2020 [View article]
    In a few years, let's say less than 7, there will be no more smart phones: we will be wearing our computers.

    Apple knows it and they've started the transition.

    The screen? The watch will project a hologram or the screen will be projected onto our eyes. Or something someone is working on now that we don't know about. We are at the leading edge of the technological revolution. Where will personal computing technology look like in 20 years? I don't know. What I believe is that it is reasonable to assume that Apple will be the leader then as they are today.
    Apr 9, 2015. 11:30 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Axion Power Concentrator 393: Mar. 26, 2015 [View instapost]
    APH- Truly, thank you!

    Your leaving is just part of the process.

    Dr. B-

    Also, thank you. Some closure.
    Apr 2, 2015. 12:30 PM | 7 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • FuelCell Energy Applauds Issuance of Executive Order for Sustainability Planning by the U.S. Federal Government [View article]
    Looking for sales.
    Apr 2, 2015. 10:15 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Samsung gets rave reviews for Galaxy S6 [View news story]
    I'm sure you are correct. Confused it with its recent move. Thanks for the heads up.

    G
    Apr 1, 2015. 02:11 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Samsung gets rave reviews for Galaxy S6 [View news story]
    I read the reviews in total...not soundbites. The S6 is not getting rave total reviews.

    Some of the features are apparently excellent, but it does not better or leapfrog the iPhone. It is apparently better than many of the other Android phones. It blatantly copies the look of the iPhone and then loses some features (replaceable battery, not waterproof, etc) that made people who liked the Samsung phones happy.

    Samsung will continue to lose market share.

    Author, I do not believe AAPL is on the NASDAQ.
    Apr 1, 2015. 01:41 AM | 15 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple Watch: Revenue Projections [View article]
    So, these are going to be sold only through Apple stores?

    I get that impression, hopefully I'm wrong
    Mar 30, 2015. 08:51 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Fuel Cell Energy - Buy The Dip [View article]
    FCEL needs sales. I sold my shares earlier and will not buy again until the company has sales that make it profitable.

    IF FCEL is a viable option in it's niche markets, buying in when it is actually becoming profitable will still give you a multi-bagger. Buying now and hoping is a way to lose money.

    BTW, I've been in and out of FCEL for many years. I believe in the concept, and the company, and believe that management has done a very good job.
    Mar 24, 2015. 07:26 PM | 4 Likes Like |Link to Comment
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