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Picture it — iOS on Canon, Nikon camera hardware

And at that moment, I realized the limitations of my iPhone; the camera just ain’t what it ought to be. Why? Microsoft Photosynth is asking a question the iPhone can’t answer. But if Apple teamed up with Canon, Nikon et al, and got iOS running on their camera hardware…

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Apple Business Design Google Microsoft Software & Hardware Technology

Experience is everything — just ask Apple

Apple’s iPad is amazingly successful. The reasons for the success are there for all to see. But why can no one ape Apple’s success? Because what they’ve achieved is almost impossible to replicate, and I know why…

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Apple Innovation Microsoft Rants & Raves Software & Hardware Technology

Ballmer tries to blow Jobs at the WSJ D8 conference but just sucks instead

Look around you — people with gadgets. Many of them sporting an Apple logo. If you owned a Microsoft gadget, would you even know, or even care? And therein lines the digital divide between Apple and Microsoft — the former is all about people and latter is all about numbers…

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Communication Google Internet Microsoft Personal Branding & Brand Management Social Media & Social Networking Society & Culture

Faceook may just have forced Google’s hand. PeopleRank, anyone?

They say we are judged by the quality of our enemies. Maybe so. But given the gauntlet thrown down by Facebook at their F8 conference yesterday, if Google pick up where they left off, we’ll be judged by the quality of everyone else in our social graph…

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Apple Business Google Internet Microsoft Software & Hardware Technology

Google’s Chrome OS to make ‘net appliances shine?

Google Chrome OS is Google’s long-rumoured entry into the operating system arena. On the whole, Google are doing a good thing. But could Chrome OS also herald the dawn of the ‘net appliance?