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  • GoPro Shorts Surge As Expectations Drop [View article]
    Andreas, I've got to say you're really getting silly with the semantic argument here.

    What is a JPG? Data, that when interpreted correctly, allows a computer to REPLICATE an image that SIMULATES the visuals of a specific location and time?

    Here's what I see as a possible advantage of recording in 360: Imagine you are watching the POV of a downhill mountain biker. You're curious to see what his surroundings look like. You are able to pause the video and rotate to look at the scenery. You can really appreciate how thick the forest is, and you gain an even greater appreciation for the skills of the rider.

    Or you're watching a motocross race, and you can rotate the view to look at the competition next to you, or even behind you.

    I think this will take time, but I feel these types of projects do create a moat against Chinese competitors.
    Oct 27, 2015. 11:24 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • GoPro: Catching A Falling Knife [View article]
    Correct, not until Feb.
    Oct 27, 2015. 09:24 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • GoPro Will Rebound [View article]
    Varn, I think currently, the plan is to have POV cameras on players (including goalies - that that's an angle I can get behind). No mention on refs, but I don't see why not. That'd be interesting to get an idea of what a ref can and can't see.

    In return, GPRO gets publicity and brand growth, as well as some of the content available on their Youtube channel (or other media channels).
    Oct 26, 2015. 03:53 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • New Growth For A New Nokia [View article]
    Oops, accidentally 'liked'. I don't mean to take pleasure in your frustrations.

    Clearly you're not using HERE+, as I have been able to use my L920 for offline navigation all throughout Europe and the US, without data plans. I simply had to find a wifi hotspot to download the maps.

    I think it's simply a software issue. If you want offline capabilities, buy HERE+.
    Jul 14, 2014. 12:48 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia's Rope-A-Dope Of Microsoft [View article]

    I was wondering what the hell was going on, and didn't never thought that it was your avatar, haha. Nicely done.
    Apr 30, 2014. 02:13 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia names Suri as CEO; to return €3.1B to investors; swings to profit [View news story]
    Ruffdog, I believe both Bing and Yahoo maps are powered by HERE.

    This is great news so far from this CC.
    Apr 29, 2014. 11:17 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia X's 10 Million Pre-Orders Means Nokia Doesn't Need Microsoft [View article]
    "when pacquiao fights, its nation-wide ceasefire among soldiers & rebels, ceasefire among politicians, we all unite when pacquiao is in the ring."

    That's wonderful to hear. Can Pacquiao just always be in the ring?
    Mar 28, 2014. 12:14 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia Is Well Positioned To Grow In The Future [View article]
    Thanks dwdallam! I'll take a look.
    Feb 2, 2014. 12:41 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia Is Well Positioned To Grow In The Future [View article]
    Would you mind sharing the name of that company dwdallam?
    Feb 1, 2014. 02:13 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Will BlackBerry Run Out Of Cash? [View article]

    Not necessarily. There could be some accounting implications. If you sell a property, and then lease it back, you should be able to claim the rent as an expenditure.

    If you have already claimed the full depreciation credits allowed on the property, there's no benefit to keeping it around.
    Dec 24, 2013. 05:19 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Can Nokia Benefit From Amazon's Newest Initiative? [View article]
    Dec 7, 2013. 01:42 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • An Unexpected Fallout From The Nokia-Microsoft Deal Announcement [View article]
    *golf clap*
    Nov 20, 2013. 04:40 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • The New Nokia Has At Least A 20% Upside Potential [View article]
    As I understand it, the cut off date for proxy votes was Nov 1st.
    Nov 14, 2013. 07:46 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Windows Phone Continues To Establish Itself [View article]
    Nice find on the article about stack ranking ewmpsi. I get a positive vibe on that. Ranking your employees on a bell curve is just brutal.

    I'm very much looking forward to upcoming Lumia announcements. I expect the next few models to still be based off technology developed at Nokia so I'm interested what they'll do to try and step PureView up.
    Nov 12, 2013. 11:39 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Vale: Should You Buy At $16 Per Share? [View article]

    That was a well articulated reason for being long VALE. I agree and I think today was a great time to buy.
    Nov 12, 2013. 05:04 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment