Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 23rd Mar 2012 15:09 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless I'm currently reading Jerry Kaplan's excellent book "Startup: a Silicon Valley adventure". In this book, Kaplan, founder and CEO of GO Corp., details the founding, financing and eventual demise of his highly innovative company, including the development and workings of their product. What's so surprising about this book is just how timeless it really is - the names and products may have changed, but the business practices and company attitudes surely haven't.
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RE[2]: Not feeling this article
by siraf72 on Sun 25th Mar 2012 12:10 UTC in reply to "RE: Not feeling this article"
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IBMs pedigree and achievements stand out on they're own. IBM has contributed far far more to science (if not modern desktop or mobile computing per se) than Apple. No arguments there.

""Apple being the next IBM" is not saying that they will be the "next big thing". It's saying they will be the next "too big" thing. "

That's just my point, i don't see any evidence of Apple being too big just yet. Agree IBM at it's best did far far more than Apple.

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