Linked by umad on Thu 25th Aug 2011 22:51 UTC
Apple I thought OSNews would be a good forum to talk about a matter that has been weighing on my mind lately primarily because the site has been so focused on Apple's patents and litigation as of late. The news that HP, the largest PC manufacturer in the world is spinning off or getting out of this business is what really prompted me to write this article.
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RE[2]: It's a good point
by ricegf on Fri 26th Aug 2011 11:01 UTC in reply to "RE: It's a good point"
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The smartphone industry today?

While Adobe may not have ported to every platform, WordPerfect did - and provided excellent service for them all to boot. Their murder by Microsoft's questionable business tactics* was a sad chapter in computing history.

Just saying.

(*I'm referring both to their use of undocumented APIs in Windows to prevent Office competitors from achieving feature parity plus the entire OS/2 / Windows bait-and-switch scam, for example.)

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