what I'm more interested to know is what will happen to the .NET vs WinRT/Com/C++ comeback that Sinofsky attempted. Yeah he's gone. yeah .NET may not be dead. But this man's legacy lives inside...
ha ha. the worse part is, they were trying to make money selling windows 8 which nobody wants.
depends on how you qualify a hit. # of downloads or dollars? and do you qualify a hit in perpetually giving your arch-rival 30% of your revenue? hmm.
so is devices and services out and we're now "mobile first and cloud first"?
I guess this means: android/iOS first and by cloud he probably means all the services will be ported to those...
2014 -MSFT releases office for ipad.
2015 -MSFT officially becomes IBM 2.0
2020 -MSFT officially becomes Adobe 2.0 totally exits OS game.
2024 -MSFT sells patents to raise cash....