Getting a fair deal?
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Wed Aug 30 11:51:06 MDT 2006
On Wed, Aug 30, 2006 at 09:46:35AM -0700, Hill, Greg wrote:
> So, yeah, Macs may be great and all, but the attitude of their sheep
> fans is kind of off-putting. I'll stick to paying way less for way
> more. And anyone who complains about Microsoft's monopolistic tactics
> should take a close look at how Apple does business. They'd be just as
> bad if they had that market share.
Worse. They do hardware. I did my first Mac coding on 68000 Macs
with NuBus. Those were REALLY open, and I just bet Steve Jobs still
wishes they could go back to the good old days. And I wouldn't be
surprised if Apple ever tries.
If the original Mac had taken off and gotten the market share MS has
today, There would be 2 3D video cards and they would both cost $2000.
Just my $.02,
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