[FoRK] 2000 iMac compared to the 2010 iPhone

Damien Morton dmorton at bitfurnace.com
Tue Jun 22 23:14:57 PDT 2010


On Mon, Jun 21, 2010 at 4:13 PM, Adam L Beberg <beberg at mithral.com> wrote:

>
> The days of the desktop are over, have been for some time. We had a class
> of 300 college juniors and seniors, with ~150-200 in the room, nobody put
> their hand up when we asked who had a desktop. A couple knew "gamers" that
> had them.
>
> Servers are for scientists, ISPs (Cloud Service Providers, hype hype).
> Desktops for some engineers, and computer labs.
> Laptops for the creative class, and the default option.
> iPad/iPhone class for the consumer class.
>
> Things are finally starting to look like they should


No-one ever produced anything on an iPhone/iPad - its a pure consumption
device, by design.

Dont think different, dont make different, consume different.


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