Re: [newtech-1] as a consumer - who cares about the OS. You care what the thing does, how well, for how much, etc.

From: Kevin W.
Sent on: Wednesday, July 30, 2008 4:12 PM
When can I get my hands on Windows Mojave?

On Wed, Jul 30, 2008 at 4:09 PM, Victor Shamanovsky
<[address removed]> wrote:
> Large auto companies were the ones to make innovation affordable and
> available to the general public:
> http://en.wikiped...­
> http://en.wikiped...­
> etc
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> Apple, HP, Microsoft, Sun through both innovation and acquisitions created
> and continue to sustain the ecosystem that we (including small tech.
> businesses) are all benefiting from.
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> Speaking of the OS and cloud:
> http://www.infowo...­
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> YouOS may have been the first, but it's shutting down:
> http://en.wikiped...­
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> I predict the same will happen for the majority of the small players in the
> "cloud" space. They will be bought out or pushed out of the existence.
> Mostly pushed out. It is a natural cycle. Childish anti big business mantra
> is silly at best.
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> On Wed, Jul 30, 2008 at 3:48 PM, Michael Mellinger <[address removed]>
> wrote:
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>> Sorry, the car analogy that I always use is much better.
>>
>> One more time...
>> If GM had 90% of the car market, would consumers be better or worse off?
>>
>> People buy cars/ computers on style and performance.
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