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  • Vringo Vs. Google: What Will Follow The Jury's Verdict [View article]
    understand or manipulate? there's a difference.
    Nov 8 01:25 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Vringo Vs. Google: What Will Follow The Jury's Verdict [View article]
    modernist it seems that in additon to your self proclaimed ability to see the future, you can now also read peoples minds... like I posted to you before, as long as you have a valid opinion backed with fact I am more then happy to read it even if it is the oppisate of what I think.

    but if all you have to say is critisim on the fact people are interested in this stock still then I honestly think you can just leave this article and no one will miss those antagonistic posts.

    and by the way just because you might be right and the stock will eventually be stuck at the 2-3$ does not give right to tell anyone where he or she should be and what to read.
    Nov 8 09:19 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Vringo Vs. Google: Past And Future Infringement [View article]
    Very nice, very well written and interesting to read.
    Nov 5 02:12 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Why Vringo Is A Buy [View article]
    Bravo modernist,
    I must say now you really gained my interest, not because now you are saying BUY and that's what I been thinking and now you "agree" with me, you are saying BUY even though you dont agree with my opinion which is vringo is protecting its rights, your saying BUY even though you took alot of heat for saying SELL, you are saying BUY just because it seems correct now cause where the wind is blowing.

    it shows alot about integrity to be able to change your mind and tell that you have, and being a smart in the stock market is the only way, there is no place for emotions or beliefs.

    on a more personal note even when we were on the different sides of the fence I found people here to be quite irrational and down right rude (to say the least) with the way they spoke on a different opinion be smart people you should WANT to read articles that completely bash their way of thought (as long as it has facts to support it and you had them) in the end, when you said SELL you were right and others were wrong.

    keep bashing everything I think I beg you to always keep my feet on the ground and my head out of the clouds.
    Nov 3 01:15 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Vringo Vs. Google: Take A Deep Breath, The Roller Coaster Continues [View instapost]
    dear god i hope i can afford a new heart after this.... i guess it wont matter the wife will.


    all in humor of coarse just riding on the roller coaster weeeeee.
    Oct 31 03:29 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Vringo Vs. Google: Down To Two Witnesses [View instapost]
    @alex
    Some of your questions had been addressed an talked about alot, the wide beleif is even if google appels it doesnt matter all that much cause a win would credit vringos future lawsuits so a price increase is expected even without them acctualy getting the cash yet, as for the deep pockets, vringo raised 45mil which is more then enogh for a long legal battle.
    As for the stock selling I see 2 points worth looking at, first the stocks sold are a very small fraction of the stocks they still hold, secondly these stocks were acctuly options coming to date that they decided to sell rather to hold for whatever reason ( sone profit taking most likly) either way I do not see any reason to think it is due to a foul move taking place in the sort of them jumping ship.

    Just my 2 cents in this
    Oct 30 03:34 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia: Re-Emerging In A World Market [View article]
    "What I find most interesting is how those at the bottom always try so desperately to find a way to criticize those at the top..rather than step back and ask themselves why they are at the bottom."

    thanks, you handed me a check-mate move.

    read up, your ignorance does not flatter you, this is what we are talking about here this is what Nokia did, the title of the article implies it!,

    Nokia is on a turn around process they stepped back fired 17k employees, closed down plants, scrubbed their all dated OS,
    and teamed up with one of history most impotent software companys who has too like apple massive amounts of cash to survive this war, they are bringing out a product that on the tech spec matches or tops each of the iPhone specs aside from weight. and has a few more feature the iPhone doesn't and wont offer.

    so I don't think they desperately, I think they a rightfully criticizing cause Nokia had its slap in the face already, if apple wont wake up they will too.

    and for the love of god if you are just planning in responding with another blunt statement without addressing the issues i stated about the flaws of apple and the android OS, the spare me of it.

    i made them as clear as possible if you cant refute them, then admit that you cant.
    Oct 25 04:10 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia: Re-Emerging In A World Market [View article]
    @ marcap

    I think its safe to assume now, that the things you are saying are based only on your opinions and not on any valid info, for example saying that no one will take a MS product just because it is a MS product with no relaiton to it quality or usabilty, is just plain nearsighted. maybe you should look back a few years and check out apple as it was just 7$ a share an NOK was enjoying a 50% market share, they didn't see it coming...

    and now you are taking the same approach you bunker up and just say "I do not need to innovate, I do no need to be the most advanced, cause it doesn't matter I am the all might Apple and people adore me, and will never buy this silly MS no matter what they do"

    if this is your approach to investing then I wish you the best of luck with your money, but again I am all for new info I would love to be persuaded to leave my NOK shares before I lose money, I advise you to be open to new info too, so you will be able to keep your money on one side, and even enrich your self with wise investments.

    to be honest, you seem to be quite bias and I suspect something is foul about your motives i.e I don't think your trying to help us as investors with valid claims, your just trying to either make money on a short or maybe your just afraid your wrong, assuming that behind your comments sits an intelligent person and not just a Apple hive drone.
    Oct 25 03:01 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia: Re-Emerging In A World Market [View article]
    @ Marcap

    it's disappointing that this is the only claim you could bring, the mobile market has yet to give any sign to indicate that WP8 failed to get traction in fact , check each and every tech site most rank Lumia 920 as an extremly intersting product, and I dont see how can the market share split tell me anything on an OS not yet released WP7 was released in a limited number of country s and by the way if you compare the sales of lumia 900 to the original iPhone they are actually better but keeping in mind the market is simply bigger i can accept that being irreverent

    but you simply chose to ignore all of my points, Android being a greenhouse for malware and Apple selling devices in super premium prices only to make them old news within a year (iPhone 5 offers little to no advantage over iPhone 4s aside from half an inch of size) you say Android has alot of apps i say a large number of them is either trash or malware which is a fact again read up on tech sites, if you choose to make your point by simply telling me look at how many WP8 are out there (which i would guess is 0 at the moment) then i agree you did answer all my arguments simply by you avoiding the completely either cause you cant dispute them or you just don't feel like it.
    Oct 25 01:33 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia: Re-Emerging In A World Market [View article]
    "after how Microsoft raped Windows users for years with overpriced update after update of its so often buggy OS"

    1. for some reason you believe the customer cares about the past, that's a BIG no the costumer goes to the best product at the best price, always.

    2. Apple has been rendering it products obsolete year after year if you bought an ipad 6 month ago, you are already old news, even that you paid a big premium for it.

    3. it is easy to ignore every issue that apple has ever had, you speak as if there was no antennae issue with the iPhone 4s (and i remind you apple's first response was that the user is not holding the phone right which is to say the least insulting) and it is easy to ignore the purple glare on the iPhone 5 camera (which apple again said that the problem is with the user not aiming the camera right...)
    apple released a phone with a sub-par map service (if you use it or not is not the point).

    4. Apple forces you to use iTunes and don't allow you to use you phone which is your property as you like (i.e to store info and such)

    5. Apple does not support flash (just because they don't want to)
    sure maybe now flash is becoming old but 4 years ago this was a big deal and to me its not reasonable to have a handicapped device


    and now for Android, fact is Android is probably the most sensitive OS around it's app market is LOADED with malware, the security is laughable (nearly every other 12 year old knows how to take advantage of the Bluetooth loops holes to siphon data from your phone and ride your connection) because the end user normally doesn't understand the mechanics of the Android OS he is simply unaware of how open to attacks he is.
    even more most devices to date do not come with jelly bean or ICS.

    take your head out of the ground not only is there room for a 3rd ecosystem the market is begging for it, if I compare iOS to Android then iOS is safer,more stable and has only 1 real version at any given time making it properly updated, the WP8 will also have the same quality only it will also support things such as office,flash,java and so on, like I said on another comment here I have no doubt that the apple user base will remain strong, it's the Android user base that stands the most to lose, but even then it doesn't really have to Nokia can turnaround even without taking a single Apple or Android user simply by targeting different markets i.e China, India, Indonesia,turkey all of these are gold mines if you can get market penetration , this article is about Nokia becoming profitable again and comparing it to Apple is pointless.

    and another interesting point, read up on the different carriers Apple is costing them ALOT of money and they most defiantly looking for more phones to push instead of the heavily subsidized iPhone.

    feel free to prove my points wrong, but please don't bother bashing insults or just saying Apple is the best, tell me why Nokia has no chance to sell enough phones to turnaround (as opposed to telling me that Nokia will not outsell apple or something of the sort because for the hundred time this is simply not the issue).
    Oct 25 12:47 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia: Re-Emerging In A World Market [View article]
    I fail to see who do you think he claims is afraid of Nokia, moreover I doubt for the time being anyone should be afraid of it, in fact, I don't even think Nokia even wants or need to intimidate any of the competition at the moment, considering a few facts one of them is that the smartphone market share is expected to double until 2015 I would certainly claim that there is enough gravy to go around, in my opinion Nokia's future success has nearly nothing to do with Apple mostly because apple holds a very loyal (bordering on fanatic) user base, and I doubt any phone no matter how good it is will make the jump ship, unless of course the big Apple will go rotten and start shipping poor products and we all know that bottom line is even with the rumored issues on the iPhone 5 it is still a damn good phone.

    but how can you possibly deny the fact the China mobile is gonna market Lumia 920T, a feat that apple wasn't able to achieve this is a 700 million user company if Nokia is able to sell the new phone to just fraction of the users we are talking about millions of phones, more then enough for a turnaround (millions just in china not including Europe, US , or any other market).

    and to top it off watch the news my friend, NSN is signing deals all over the place and Q3 already showed it as being profitable,
    Navteq also is signing an increasing number of deals,

    all of this to me says if Nokia can just get a foothold in the smartphone market, then we would be looking at a success story.
    Disclaimer I am long NOK and I have faith in this company, try stepping out side the box and ask you self, can Nokia succeed in selling smartphones again (and don't ask you self can NOK out do Apple or Google because if you think about it, that simply isn't the point or at least in my mind it isn't).
    Oct 25 10:42 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia: Re-Emerging In A World Market [View article]
    First of all he is just reporting what has been said, and yes all those different issues have been reported if they are correct or not is beside the fact, and you are still living in a PC dominated world the private market eventually is not the one that matters when you speak of dominance most companies (specifically financial and IT and such which still depend on Office for alot of things) still depend on PC's and there is nearly zero market share for mac's and different Google machines in the the busniness world, I personally work in a IT company and I can personally testify a great interest in these new WP8 phones that would allow us to use office on our mobile, ALL of apple and android alternatives for office are insufficient to say the least, so I would say that the mobile world is still very much codependent of the PC world, try and think of it like this if i use excel at my work and I would like to continue my work on the go wouldn't I want a mobile device that would allow it? i am not claiming this situation would say like this for ever but until some company offers me a mobile that I get my work done on it and effectively go back and forth from my PC to the mobile and so on, then this is still a major issue.

    just my 2 cents in it
    Oct 25 10:27 AM | 10 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Vringo Vs. Google: Trial Update For 10/18/2012  [View instapost]
    Ok then, your opinion pretty much validates my thoughts, I am also long VRNG from 3$, and although I am in no way a lawyer or even a trader for the matter, I decided to try my luck with this game of coin toss.

    I was disappointed to see that no good came out of the settlement talks and I was even slightly surprised that this actually reached the court ( based on my opinions I made on different articles and the patents involved), in proffesion I am a computer engineer and as far as I could tell vringo is very much correct in claiming infringement, what I am still not completely sure are is how this case would end (if I could be sure I would be rich...) your opinions helped settle an internal dialogue i been conducting with my self as to how much it matters anymore if they are correct or not.

    to sum things up as I understand them, as long as Google infringe they would mostly likely pay up if the jury agrees or not would pretty much effect the amount they pay and not IF they pay, and of course the small (though very real) possibility that both judge and jury will rule in favor of Google.

    either way best of luck to all long vringo out there I think we have some stormy water ahead of us till this ends.
    Oct 22 11:42 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Vringo Vs. Google: Trial Update For 10/18/2012  [View instapost]
    Well first of all thank you for the respond, my next question would be if for the matter the jury decided that Vringo is nothing but a troll and decides that Vringo does not deserve to be paid on past infringement does this obligate the judge to carry the same line with the or is it possible that Vringo will not be paid for past infringement and the judge would still rule in favor, i.e future royalties and etc?.
    Oct 22 10:50 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Vringo Vs. Google: Trial Update For 10/18/2012  [View instapost]
    Does it matter?, I mean in the world of the law specifically in the IP world does it matter what reasons you have for suing? or does it eventually always comes down to did they infringe or not?.

    I see these claims often that Google is pretty much building its case upon the claim that Vringo never really developed or used these patents and therefor has no reason to ask for money, but as I understand it, this simply doesn't matter, if you break in to my house and under my bed you find the Mona lisa portrait and you sell it, I deserve a cut even if I had no idea the value it had and I didn't even know its there... i'd be happy to hear your thought of this.
    Oct 22 09:14 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
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