[FoRK] Visto = Toasto

Aaron Burt < aaron at bavariati.org > on > Thu Mar 23 12:56:00 PST 2006

On Wed, Mar 22, 2006 at 11:21:44AM -0800, Ian Andrew Bell (FoRK) wrote:
> The real losers are the PC Manufacturers.  5 consecutive holiday  
> seasons without a new OS?  Are you kidding?  Say goodbye to the  
> consumer market ... IF somebody steps up to the plate and delivers an  
> alternative.

Well, Ubuntu 6 drops June 1, and the next one will be 6 months later...

> Steve Jobs should be phoning them right about now to offer them OS  
> X.  Does he get it?

He seems to get that he has no reason to hand his hardware-sales profits
to someone else, and several reasons not to.

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