There must be a very good reason why we complicated our lives with all these technologies ... arguably that is freedom for something. Freedom might be a right but it is never free; so let me demonstrate how I earned it.
Friday, February 22, 2013
Some musings on the evolution of computing
Opinion: How Microsoft’s Surface just might kill the iPad
The opinion may or may not prove to be right, but the historical perspectives juxtaposed here are very interesting. Both Microsoft and Apple, along with their leaders, had such intertwined views on tablet form factors that were at surprisingly opposing, and ever changing positions from time to time. It's really humbling to realize that even brilliant human beings like Gates and Jobs, could really get things wrong sometimes - they are, after all, just human.