Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 20th Mar 2006 16:55 UTC, submitted by Nisha Singh
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless "Now that the mystery is finally resolved, and we've seen the Origami from a number of companies at CeBIT 2006, it's about time we face reality. The Origami needs no introduction, so I'll get right to the point. Just like the Tablet PC, Microsoft's Origami doesn't stand a chance as a mass market device, and for good many reasons. Let's break them down, shall we."
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Soulbender
Member since:
2005-08-18

"They have the hottest selling mobile phones"
Nope.
"pocketpcs"
Nope.
"servers"
Nope.
"development tools"
Nope.
"games"
Nope.
"consoles"
Nope

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chrish Member since:
2005-07-14

Actually, they probably have the "hottest selling" development tools.

But only because Xcode (on MacOS X), Eclipse, and things like KDevelop are free to anyone who wants to download them.

- chrish

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djst Member since:
2005-08-07

Actually, they probably have the "hottest selling" development tools.

But only because Xcode (on MacOS X), Eclipse, and things like KDe are free to anyone who wants to download them.


No, because Visual Studio is by far the best development environment for any serious programming. Let's try to be a little honest here.

Edited 2006-03-21 22:32

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