28 posts tagged microsoft
Times are changing…
Apple making deal with IBM, Microsoft axing 18 000. What a week. Times are changing.
On Apple’s earnings call, Tim Cook directly addresses concerns surrounding iPad. Notably, he calls out Office as helping iPad sales somewhat but ‘frankly’ admits that Microsoft should have released Office for iPad sooner…
Hey, Microsoft wanted to make it right… better later but right than sooner and shit I guess…
Microsoft Office apps are now available. User reviews are in: people love it.
If Gate is in fact involved with the new CEO search as this article implies, it reminds me of Steve Jobs being involved back in 1996 for the search of the new CEO of Apple while having a “minor” advisor.
Left, a Microsoft store. Right, an Apple store. In the same mall. On the same day. Ouch.
The good news is that Microsoft understands how people work better than anyone else on the planet.
Are you sure abour this? Microsoft, you look more and more desperate.
Steve Ballmer, 2007:
Right now we’re selling millions and millions and millions of phones a year. Apple is selling zero phones a year.
Steve Ballmer, a few months later:
It’s sort of a funny question. Would I trade 96% of the market for 4% of the market? (Laughter.) I want to have…
I always thought this guy should have shut the fuck up. Plain and simple. What a jerk.