All Sorts of Things

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Tag Archives: Technology

Technology: Choice of Margins vs. Market Penetration for Apple

The conventional wisdom regarding Apple is that it has lost its way and these complaints have only grown louder following the release of the company’s two new iPhones, the 5S … Continue reading

September 14, 2013 · 1 Comment

Technology: Microsoft Should Outsource Its Leadership

The recent news that Steve Ballmer will leave his position as CEO of Microsoft (MS) within the next 12 months caused the global financial markets to improve their forecasts for … Continue reading

August 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Industry: Firing of Groupon CEO May Just Delay the Inevitable

Groupon, once one of the fastest growing companies in the world, fired its founder and CEO Andrew Mason after reporting disappointing quarterly results this past week. In his letter to … Continue reading

March 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Technology: Dell Lacks Strategic Outlook and Purchase Expensive at Current Price Levels

Over the past few days, Dell Corporation’s return to the news cycle has caused the company’s stock price to rise to levels not seen in years. This unprecedented news – … Continue reading

January 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Technology: Is 7-inches Too Small or Is it About How Consumers Use the Inches

Barely two months after launching the iPhone5 – a great product, by the way – Apple launched a new and smaller version of its iPad today. The “iPad Mini,” is … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · Leave a comment