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Tag: Analysts

Analyst Believes HoloLens AR Will Not Take Off For 2 More Year

We’ve come a long way since the official announcement of HoloLens, a timespan which has seen several other companies join the VR, AR and mixed reality, what have you, fields. And although Microsoft has taken it slow when it comes to setting expectations for this brand-new side of the market, it appears that things are progressing …

Analyst Predicts Microsoft Stock Price To Reach $80 In 2017

2017 has the potential to be a really interesting year for Redmond, with a lot happening in software, hardware and cloud. The Microsoft stock price is something to keep a real eye on, for these reasons. The company has been enjoying its newfound stock appeal. With share prices on an upwards trend. And this is something …

Microsoft On Track To Become The First $1 Trillion Company

Forecasts are forecasts, but there are some ground realities that are hard to deny. One such ground reality is that Microsoft could well beat Apple to the prestigious mark of the becoming first $1 trillion company. That is, if all goes according to plan. The Redmond based software titan purchased the business social network LinkedIn earlier …

Xbox Scorpio Price Over $399 Would Be Suicide, Says Analyst

Xbox Scorpio may still be around a year away, but analysts are already weighing in on how this new console will fare once it is released. The main point of content now? Price. Analysts are of the opinion that the success of Scorpio will be decided on how Microsoft prices it. A lucrative price tag will …

Microsoft Has An Inferiority Complex, Says Analyst

Things are going to feel bad when your direct competitor has outsold you two to one. Microsoft expected much from Xbox One, but the early results have been less than stellar. In fact, the company believed it could have sold 200 million units. That, of course, did not happen, and sales estimates have been one tenth …

Microsoft Preparing For An Xbox Future When There Is No Hardware

Looking into the future! Microsoft seems to be trying to future proof the Xbox brand for the future through the Xbox Play Anywhere program, at least according to an analyst. Michael Pachter of Wedbush Securities claimed this in his new episode of Pachter Factor. When asked whether the recent announcements of Xbox One exclusives heading to …

Microsoft Ranked As The Most Valuable B2B Brand

A new list of the most valuable B2B brands has been released, which ranks Microsoft first in the charts for the companies that innovate in ways that their customers find meaningfully different. These are also the ones that grow the fastest. BrandZ has released this list of the Top 20 Most Valuable B2B Brands, that puts …

Mass Migration From Windows 7 To Windows 10 To Start Next Year

At least, that’s what the analysts seem to think. Businesses, they say, are still evaluating their upgrades from Windows 7 to Windows 10, and they aren’t expected to move to the new OS in the coming months. Microsoft meanwhile is aggressively pushing everyone on Windows 7 and 8.1 to make the switch to the new operating …

Analyst Says Microsoft Must Embrace Android Apps

The time has come, Android apps are a must have for Microsoft. Says a prominent analyst, with the view that apps developed for Google’s platform is what is needed for Windows Phone. In order to save the platform. Redmond has tried to address the lack of apps on Windows by bringing Android and iOS apps in …

Microsoft Never Intended OneDrive As An All You Can Eat Buffet

Microsoft found out the hard way that if you give users unlimited storage space, they actually use it. At least, some of them do, as OneDrive users have proven. Redmond decided to reduce the cloud storage space available to users of the service, and starting 2016, new and current OneDrive users will only receive 5GB of …

Analysts Still Skeptical That Microsoft Can Succeed In Mobile

Microsoft may have started an overhaul of their mobile phone strategy, but analysts are still not sure that the company can turn things around, in the right amount of time, to mount a challenge. A challenge to the sheer dominance of iOS and Android. Redmond, of course, recently unveiled the Lumia 950 and 950 XL, along …