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I agree, it's an insanely great time to buy! I just picked up another 50% of my prior position. This brings my average cost per share up to $35.59. This small window here will be the last time you see it under $60 until it splits. Viva Jobs!
What you are talking about is MS's Software Assurance Program... I believe you can get contracts for up to 3 years. However, this usually adds 50%-100% to the cost of the original license.http://www.microsoft.com/licensing/p...a/default.mspx Every customer with Microsoft Software Assurance receives access to new versions of licensed software released during the term of the agreement. Having new version rights to the latest Microsoft software provides flexibility and...
As for the Mac Mini ship time increasing AFTER the MacBook Pro ship time decreasing, that is false. The ship times for the mini were changed before Friday 3/17/06 at 4:12 PM. I posted about it in this thread: http://forums.appleinsider.com/showt...threadid=62028 Also, I don't buy this story at all about the delays having to do with shared components between all the Intel Macs. If that were the case, why has the Intel iMac delay never exceeded 24 hours since launch while...
Look at this: Draft Law Clouds iPod's Future in France http://biz.yahoo.com/ap/060317/france_ipods.html?.v=8
In other news it appears that MacBook Pro demand is still holding strong with ship times at 2-3 weeks on the apple store. The Intel Mac Mini also appears to be outpacing Apple's internal projections as the Apple Store shipping delay is up to 4-6 days, up from 24 hours when it was released a little over 2 weeks ago. I project that there is a 93.14159265358979323846264338327950% chance of Apple exceeding the consensus estimate for revenue in the current...
You guys are talking about the World Wide Web. What I was referring to tounge-in-cheek was Al Gore's claim during the 2000 presidential election campaign as quoted below. "During my service in the United States Congress, I took the initiative in creating the Internet." http://www.wired.com/news/politics/0,1283,18390,00.html I was just kind of trying to make a joke, one which admittedly might not be as well recognized abroad. It is really cool especially for...
I like how they managed to get the inventor of the Internet Albert Gore of Clinton white house fame on their board.
I hope CBS gets smart and offers Survivor on iTunes instead of their own CBS on demand platform where you can only watch it for like 24 hours or so. (You can get around this by never opening the file with your computer's date set past the file's expiration date, but once you open it one time with the date after the expiration, the file is useless.) Survivor would do great on iTunes because it is the type of show where you really do not want to miss an episode. Plus,...
That's why I am glad that they are delaying WWDC. In fact, if it weren't for the developer issues, it would be great for them to keep leopard's features a secret until after Vista launches, then MS will be so screwed because it will have nothing to copy.
Yeah, that's all we need, if you want to flip through channels to see what's on you have to say 'up' 'up' 'up' 'up' and that is in a best case scenario, I would hope that you wouldn't have to say 'channel up'. I don't think this will go over so well with consumers, the use of a remotes is almost a visceral reaction. Regarding outsourcing to India, that is just a bad idea, The service that comes out of there is horribly sub-par. I've had people at Indian call centers...
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