Can Microsoft Finally Challenge in Mobile?
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We all know that the rise of smart devices has fundamentally changed the course of consumer tech forever. The companies that moved in on this trend early stand to benefit the most as it gains momentum. However, plenty of companies still plan on trying to make their presence felt in this massive growth market in the years to come, Microsoft being a key example. The company recently released some key news regarding its upcoming Windows 8 launch. Find out exactly what the company disclosed and what it could mean for your portfolio.
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