[Chugalug] OT. Microsoft buys Nokia

Dave Brockman dave at brockmans.com
Tue Sep 3 23:10:44 UTC 2013


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Can't wait to see those numbers for mobile units shipped this time
next year.  In 2012, Nokia supplied phones that ran OSes other than Win8.

Regards,

dtb


On 9/3/2013 6:46 PM, Eric Wolf wrote:
> Microsoft is reporting a $4B increase in revenue in 2013 over 2012.
> I sure wouldn't mind circling that drain for a while. With the
> addition of Nokia, they are now larger than Google and Apple
> combined. Their revenue isn't as high as Apple's but now exceeds
> IBMs with less than half the workforce.
> 
> One has to remember that Microsoft is in business to make money,
> not be the coolest company or even the most innovative.
> 
> Number of Employees (via Wikipedia) IBM: 434,246 Microsoft: 97,000 
> Google: 44,777 Apple: 80,000 Nokia: 97,000
> 
> 2012 Revenue (via WikiPedia): IBM: $106.9B Microsoft: $73B (2013 is
> up to $77B) Google: $50B Apple: $156B Nokia: $39B
> 
> 2012 Mobile Units Shipped (via 
> http://mobithinking.com/mobile-marketing-tools/latest-mobile-stats/a#phone-shipments)
>
> 
Samsung: 384.6M
> Nokia: 333.9M Apple: 130.1M ZTE: 67.3M LG: 58M ...etc...
> 
> 
> 
> 
> -=--=---=----=----=---=--=-=--=---=----=---=--=-=- Eric B. Wolf
> 720-334-7734
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> 
> 
> 
> On Tue, Sep 3, 2013 at 4:04 PM, Dave Brockman <dave at brockmans.com 
> <mailto:dave at brockmans.com>> wrote:
> 
> On 9/3/2013 5:17 PM, David White wrote:
>> Listening to NPR right now. Wow.
> 
> Obvious and expected, probably too late for both sides at this
> point though....
> 
> Regards,
> 
> dtb
> 
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