Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 9th Oct 2012 22:01 UTC
Microsoft Steve Ballmer's annual letter to shareholders makes it very clear Microsoft is at a point of no return - and in the middle of a transition into a hardware company. "This is a significant shift, both in what we do and how we see ourselves - as a devices and services company. It impacts how we run the company, how we develop new experiences, and how we take products to market for both consumers and businesses." Line. Sand.
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RE[3]: OEMs deserve to suffer
by WereCatf on Wed 10th Oct 2012 07:55 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: OEMs deserve to suffer"
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Man that ThinkPad X1 Carbon is amazing

I personally don't find anything fantastic about it. Anything less than 17" is too little, I want enough power from the thing to be able to game comfortably on it, and I don't want to spend several grands on it. But alas, tastes are an individual thing, and I've always found practicality much more important to me than aesthetics.

Anyways, off-topic.

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