Mobile transition earns Microsoft second place in new brand rankings
Microsoft has earned itself the second top spot for being the world's most valuable brand, trailing Apple and leading Google. Thanks to a transition to mobile, Forbes is ranking Microsoft second and gives the company a brand value of $63 billion, which is up from prior years. Microsoft's focus on mobile, its successes with the cloud, and coveted NFL sponsorship all helped to bolster the company's brand reputation.
According to Forbes:
The publication says that Microsoft still has a lot of work ahead as its Surface tablets battle Apple's iPad.
What do you think of the rankings? Do you think Microsoft should rank higher or lower?
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Chuong's passion for gadgets began with the humble PDA. Since then, he has covered a range of consumer and enterprise devices, raning from smartphones to tablets, laptops to desktops and everything in between for publications like Pocketnow, Digital Trends, Wareable, Paste Magazine, and TechRadar in the past before joining the awesome team at Windows Central. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, when not working, he likes exploring the diverse and eclectic food scene, taking short jaunts to wine country, soaking in the sun along California's coast, consuming news, and finding new hiking trails.
Apple can fuck off for all I care. Always selling their overpriced shit
Imagine what it could do for WP.
That sounds very creepy.
It's good to see the hard work paying off. A lot of further hard work to get buy in from business and home yet. But really good news.
I love Microsoft and its services too.There is no other integration of office and Microsoft service's in any other devices in full versions Microsoft will remain my favourite service provider thanks to Microsoft