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Electronics News Byte: The 'irrelevance of Microsoft' Illustrated in a Single Chart
Microsoft has long been the leader when it comes to personal computing, but the advent of mobile marked a major paradigm shift that Microsoft still hasn't gotten a grasp on. Microsoft still dominates the PC market by a staggering margin; Windows currently powers 91.5% of all PCs currently in use, according to Net Applications' June data. But there's a huge problem: The PC market isn't where the growth or profits are anymore when it comes to connected devices. In a recent post on his blog titled "The irrelevance of Microsoft," mobile analyst Benedict Evans shared a few charts that help illustrate why Microsoft is facing such a huge conundrum right now. Samsung is announcing plans for its largest-yet North American developer conference, a multiday event to take place Oct. 27-29 in San Francisco. The Korean electronics giant was short on details, saying only that the conference will allow developers to ?Engage with industry leaders,? ?Collaborate with fellow developers,? ?Learn about new Samsung tools and SDKs,? and ?Create what?s next.? Royal Philips Electronics NV says its net profit in the second quarter soared to $416 million thanks to stronger sales of consumer products like shavers in emerging economies.
Video Shows Panic Inside Doomed Ferry
Heroes worked to save passengers as the vessel started to tip off South Korea's coast.
Elisabeth Moss 9 Dances in 60 Seconds
Elisabeth Moss was on “Ellen” Thursday and we learned that she is obsessed with the game “Heads Up.”
Turning smog into jewels - a Dutch designer's solution to Beijing's pollution
A Dutch designer plans to suck smog from Beijing's polluted air with his 'electronic vacuum cleaner' next year and produce sparkling jewellery from the smog particles he collects. It may be an unconventional approach to Beijing's pollution problem but the city's leaders have told Daan Roosegarde he's welcome to try it. Debi Bell-Hosking reports.
'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Trailer
X-Men will be back May 23.
Dawn Cutillo: Are Your Hormones Making You Crazy?
If you're going through 'the change' or if your hormones are just out of whack, here's what to do
How to put a Mustang on the Empire State Building
For the 50th anniversary of the launch of the Ford Mustang, the company recreates the publicity stunt of the era — shipping a new Mustang up to the Empire State Building's observation deck.
How to Fix a Flat with Lance Armstrong
Cycling’s most infamous rider has been looking for work lately. We caught up with him at his latest bike-shop gig to hear a few pointers about what to do when you break down. (video courtesy Outside Magazine, http://www.outsideonline.com)
Remembering the Real Stars of ‘Star Search’
Before they were famous, they were on Star Search. Check out just a few of the big names who competed on the hit show.
A Magical Cash for Kindness
Ellen sent Andy onto the street with a bag of tricks. One lucky person is going to get an extra special trick!