Linked by David Adams on Tue 7th Jun 2011 17:54 UTC
Editorial Bob Cringeley makes a bold statement in a blog post responding to Apple's iCloud announcement: "Jobs is going to sacrifice the Macintosh in order to kill Windows." He says, "The incumbent platform today is Windows because it is in Windows machines that nearly all of our data and our ability to use that data have been trapped. But the Apple announcement changes all that. Suddenly the competition isn't about platforms at all, but about data, with that data being crunched on a variety of platforms through the use of cheap downloaded apps."
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I don't think so
by WorknMan on Tue 7th Jun 2011 18:33 UTC
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Look, I'll be the first to say that I am a fan of smartphones, and even tablets. But neither of them are going to kill PCs or Macs anytime soon. Maybe for my grandma they will, but not for people who need to get 'real work' done.

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