Daily Archives: May 1, 2013

That Other OS An Also-Ran In Q1 2013 Tablets Shipped

By this time next year, Android/Linux will be the giant of tablet OS. It’s not just the current performance that matters. It’s the growth rate, 247% year over year. iOS with a much smaller share has growth of only 65%. … Continue reading

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The Bank That Can’t or Won’t Do Maths

I would avoid a bank that came to this conclusion: "Although the alternative Linux-based platform is essentially free to deploy, based on our past experience, we knew that it would cost more to support than Windows. This made the overall … Continue reading

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The Ones That Got Away

Fishermen always have some fish that get away. It’s the same with monopolists like M$. Bill Gates’ idea of perfection was one hardrive, one licence paid for that other OS. According to StatCounter, there are a few countries that got … Continue reading

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