Daily Archives: October 26, 2012

Trick-or-treat for “8”

“Theres been plenty of talk in the media about whether Windows 8 will be annoying because it has no Start button or because its Internet desktop will make it slow and glitchy. The deeper problem is that it is restrictive … Continue reading

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Share Will Shrink to ~30% for That Other OS in a Few Years

It’s not often you see information from several opposing forces quoted in one article but the release of “8” has triggered that. Forrester tells us the share of personal computing devices running that other OS is in rapid decline. M$ … Continue reading

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The Price of Monopoly: $100 million

Recently, California State University made a deal for Alcatel-Lucent networking components that was $100 million less than a proposal from Cisco Systems. Cisco’s proposal was six times the price of Alcatel-Lucent’s … “Everybody had to comply with this spreadsheet," he … Continue reading

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The Windows You Love is Gone

Trying to make sense of “8”, especially on ARM? Good luck. “Do not be surprised if Microsoft intends to remove the cancer it considers its legacy.” see The Windows You Love is Gone | PC Perspective. So, in TFA, the … Continue reading

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