Windows 10: Microsoft: The smartphone is dead. You just don't know it

Page 1 of 4 123 ... LastLast

  1. Posts : 25,241
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17040
       05 May 2017 #1

    Microsoft: The smartphone is dead. You just don't know it


    Apple's iOS revenues are likely to reach $1 trillion this year, but the phone that's driving Apple's mobile business is a walking zombie, according to one Microsoft exec.

    The reign of the smartphone, championed by the 10-year-old iPhone, as the epicenter of innovation is over, according to Alex Kipman, the main inventor of Microsoft's holographic headset, the HoloLens.

    "The phone is already dead. People just haven't realized," he told Bloomberg. According to Kipman, the platform to replace the phone will be a mixed-reality device like HoloLens.

    Kipman believes the HoloLens's projection capabilities make it a natural successor to anything with a screen, including phones and TVs, he recently told Business Insider...


    Read more: Microsoft: The smartphone is dead. You just don't know it | ZDNet
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  2.    05 May 2017 #2

    Can I have what there smokin. Better yet i'll just order it from my iphone.

    Henry
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    05 May 2017 #3

    You will be able to order it from Canada shortly.....
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  4. Posts : 9,362
    Windows 10 Professional
       05 May 2017 #4

    I'd rather not fall victim to the 'Glasshole' culture!

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	000176.png 
Views:	13 
Size:	506.4 KB 
ID:	133690
      My ComputersSystem Spec


  5. Posts : 33,861
    Dual boot Windows 10 FCU Pro x 64 & Insider 10 Pro
       05 May 2017 #5

    Ok. Good concept. I can envision it happening some day. Only one problem I see. Input. e.g. Keyboard. One can't be talking to the thing for input all the time. That would be rude in some instances.
      My ComputersSystem Spec


  6. Posts : 9,362
    Windows 10 Professional
       05 May 2017 #6

    HippsieGypsie said: View Post
    Ok. Good concept. I can envision it happening some day. Only one problem I see. Input. e.g. Keyboard. One can't be talking to the thing for input all the time. That would be rude in some instances.
      My ComputersSystem Spec


  7. Posts : 33,861
    Dual boot Windows 10 FCU Pro x 64 & Insider 10 Pro
       05 May 2017 #7

    Thanks, @Edwin. I should've known better to look it up.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  8.    06 May 2017 #8

    I guess from the viewpoint of someone working at Microsoft, the phone is dead. But from the rest of humanity, the phone market is just as vibrant.
      My ComputersSystem Spec


  9. Posts : 2,459
    W10 Pro + W10 Preview
       06 May 2017 #9
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  10.    06 May 2017 #10

      My ComputerSystem Spec


 
Page 1 of 4 123 ... LastLast

Related Threads
Just thought of this and would like to see what people in the world like more :)
:sleepy: hi, ten forum I am kushagra an part time blogger of my blog which is Techveria . I have a question that how can i control my android smartphone Xolo Q1200 with the help of my PC without WI-FI .
Hi there Who said the laptop was dead -- Ms IMO have got this just right -- not cheap and very definitely a PRO machine - but well worthy as a MacBook competitor. Looks also a lot more rugged that the original tablet type "Vanilla" Surface...
Read more: Microsoft may have the most secure smartphone OS in Windows Phone See also: Under Attack: An interview with a hacker | What Mobile
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 18:16.
Find Us