If only more executives were this responsible and well behaved when it came to perks. He clearly values his reputation and stake in Google enough not to risk tainting his resume with unnecessary offerings from Apple. Good on him.
He is such a moron - or at least talks like one.
Since those Macs can also run Windows and don't have to be exclusive MacOS machines.
Those few 10Million users represent the cream that is separating from the curdling milk of the...
Originally Posted by al_bundy
i hope this doesn't end up as bad as Ebay where some sellers have a long list of tags in their auctions just to come up in more searches
This would be my concern too - especially developers using...
the store probably will not open on schedule knowing Microsoft.
This fall really means next fall.
But I think it's VERY smart that they're starting with only their own products. It makes sense to keep the store focused on WHO Microsoft...
If they launch this after AT&T enables iPhone tethering, they could potentially ignore the whole wireless carrier issue. Let people use it primarily as a wi-fi device or tether it to whatever phone they want. Or really blow us away...
In addition to the visual finesse, I bet Jobs was pretty obsessive over feel and weight, and wants the rigidity and weight of the device to be far superior to any potential competition, such as the iPod and iPhone were. It's gotta feel...
Originally Posted by teckstud
Why would you think they would even care as long as it works?
Yeah, I guess I wouldn't expect they care about finer details like that to begin with - after all they did by a Pre on a Sprint...
New 15" Apple MacBook Pro? $1,700
New Microsoft ad campaign? $1.3 Million
Apple cease & desist legal fees? $7,000
A competitor with an inferiority complex and a habit for shooting themselves in the foot?