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Techquity: Apple going down market, Microsoft-Best Buy deal

Thursday, June 13, 2013 - 03:14

Jun 13 - Apple considers a bargain-priced phone while Microsoft ramps up marketing of its products in an agreement with Best Buy.

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What kind of apple we've got high everything right. There's the iPhone iPad iTunes radio. Next I have let. Our sources say that apple may come out with two largest screen iphones next year one with four point seven inch screen and another at five point seven inches. Five point seven inches is even bigger than the screen that Samsung galaxy note to apple it. And this year apple may come out with too little model of the iPhone which many are calling the iPhone 5 act. Get this one of these models will be at cheaper version coming at five to six different colors and a plastic casing hopefully pretty callers. And -- source that it may be priced at 99 dollars is too good to be true. -- have speculated a cheaper phone can run 300 dollars. Apple look like it's right to keep up with -- as -- more product and pricing variations for customers. What's that saying copying for almost copying is a form of flattery. Apple shares are roughly flat today. Lot apple as the leader in the Smartphone space it doesn't rain when it comes to digital advertising. The arrest of the four horsemen do -- -- -- leading the pack. New projections for. 39 billion ad revenue globally this year with FaceBook a distant second. And -- -- -- seventh followed by pandora now Apple's rival in the music streaming business. When it comes just more about ad revenue Google is the dominant number one with nearly nine. Billion in sales followed by FaceBook. And pandora which is expected to bring it 400 million dollars in ad revenue in 2013. Microsoft focusing on a different kind of advertising. Its own the company teaming up -- best buy open 500 special windows stores within existing best buy stores. -- follow and that apple will also have used the store within a store concept at best -- This agreement presents Microsoft with the big opportunity to upgrade the windows shopping experience. However at this raises an important question will the trade best buy employees live up to the Microsoft standard we'll they have the same technical expertise. Microsoft could be taking a big risk and trusting best -- for their customers -- shares of Microsoft down -- percent that I. Best buy up 1%. Sorry and -- time. First -- is Blackberry that I think Generale raising its rating to buy from south. Based on recent tax revealing strong sales of new Blackberry deep tan and cute and bombs. Shares up 5%. Sputtering is Sigma Designs the small cat maker of chips for set top boxes. Posted an adjusted profit blow past it shares down 9%. That's actually this Thursday remember you can follow us on Twitter at RTR as tech -- -- I'm to -- not back it is bruegger's.

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Techquity: Apple going down market, Microsoft-Best Buy deal

Thursday, June 13, 2013 - 03:14