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[8]: In plain English
by Laurence on Wed 10th Oct 2012 13:26 UTC in reply to "RE[7]: In plain English"
Laurence
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2007-03-26

Whatever your personal view points are, is some what irrelevant.

Jobs considered Apple a software company. He just saw elegant hardware as a way of enabling better software.

As I'd said in an earlier post (http://www.osnews.com/thread?538089), Jobs actually discusses this point in an interview and this is what he had to say: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=xEVbxA1FNL...

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