Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 11:50am

> Vista, long regarded as the biggest Windows flop

I thought Bob was the biggest flop?

Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 11:41am

> That device shipped over a year ago, in July 2014.

[cough]2013.

Friday, June 6, 2014 - 1:33pm

After Billy Beer, do you really want a Billy phone? Seriously, that's a terrible product name.

Friday, June 6, 2014 - 11:13am

> "Our industry is barely a hundred years old..."

Un, not really. More like half-century.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - 1:21pm

> had either ignored completely (Apple) or had relegated to

To...what? Dude, don't us hangin'. ;)

Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 10:42am

Personally, I don't see using RT as a problem. I fact, I think it's perfect for a mini-tablet. The screen's too small things like word processing or image editing, however Excell and Powerpoint...

Friday, May 2, 2014 - 1:11pm

> 10 PRINT "BASIC IS OBSOLETE"
> 20 GOTO 10

So is the Model-T, but it's respected for what it stood for.

Monday, April 28, 2014 - 1:05pm

I'm currently reading the book, Almost Perfect by Pete Peterson, which goes into this issue in detail.

Thursday, February 20, 2014 - 3:10pm

> This is just for the dummies who think he still matters in tech, and still has a voice. In both cases, he does not.

Ouch.

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 2:44pm

IMO, anything less than a seat on the Board would be a waste of Alan's time. Being an advisor to a company who's already decided on what they want is like talking to a wall.

Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 3:29pm

> remember the Toshiba Libretto

The W100 was pretty cool.

Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 11:30am

This is fine for text-based apps, but graphic apps, like Photoshop, would be bogged down too much.

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - 1:28pm

I have nothing against cloud computing, per se, but I insist on having my data on-site as well. The cloud is a great place for backing up your data, but I wouldn't use it for live data.

Friday, November 1, 2013 - 12:44pm

Sony sells insurance?

Friday, October 25, 2013 - 10:18am

> Windows Pro revenue grew over for the second consecutive quarter.

Over what?

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 12:04pm

> code-named "Hummingbird" (and not "f!@# 'em" as I'd imagined)

LMAO! This is why I love reading your stuff.

Thursday, September 26, 2013 - 1:02pm

> 128GB version, also with 2GB of RAM

More storage with less RAM? I can see that.

Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 11:36am

For me, the desktop is merely a means to an end. If I can achieve those ends using Metro, that's cool.

Tuesday, September 3, 2013 - 11:45am

> ...when tablet and PC sales interject

Did you mean "intersect"?

Tuesday, August 6, 2013 - 9:39am

> Amazon grew 266 percent, and Amazon surged forward 317 percent.

Huh?

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 - 2:26pm

> Windows is Microsoft’s core product, it’s most significant product.

But haven't you said in the past that Office was their most important product?

Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 11:43am

> ...be more nimble, collaborative, decisive, decisive, and motivated

Well there's decisive, then there's /decisive/. :)

Friday, May 24, 2013 - 1:29pm

> Maybe a simpleton still using a Yahoo! Mail...

Harsh, dude. You don't like YM? Fine, but don't go maligning others because they do. And, no, I don,t use YM.

Thursday, April 4, 2013 - 3:35pm

The problem with version #s is that there's no standard. Just 'cause a program has a higher version # than another, doesn't necessarily mean it's that much better.

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 - 2:36pm

> Microsoft this week published a list of the nearly 41,000 patents it now owns

I tried this link 3 times on my iPad & it crashed Safari each time.

Thursday, March 28, 2013 - 11:30am

Saaay, wasn't that pic in the T-mobile article? :)

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 12:43pm

Any indication when this takes place?

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 - 1:07pm
>Its unclear where IDC draws the line between tablet and PC I never understood the problem of distinguishing PCs from laptops from tablets, etc. it's quite simple: if you can't carry it...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 - 11:36am
>Waiting for them outside the White House where they had gone on a tour, I watched a large group of people exiting and staring at >their surroundings in wonder, as is normal. Wouldn't it...
Thursday, February 21, 2013 - 2:53pm

> One hundred percent of all Xboxes go to the consumers, not the enterprise.

Duh!

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