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Re: MSFT @ $16.36, Microsoft More Concerned About Desktop GNU/Linux Than Mac OS X

After takin' a swig o' grog, Roy Schestowitz belched out
  this bit o' wisdom:

> Microsoft hit a 52-week low in yesterday's session. Check out what SweatyB had
> to say:
>
> Microsoft CEO Scoffs at Mac Share Gains
>
> ,----[ Quote ]
>| Steve has a surprising view of the computing universe to put Linux before 
>| Apple. Most certainly, Linux's larger server share puts it overall ahead of 
>| Mac OS. But Steve wasn't talking about server here, but Windows client. So 
>| why rank Apple behind Linux?   
> `----
>
> http://blogs.eweek.com/applewatch/content/macbook/microsoft_ceo_scoffs_at_mac_share_gains.html

An awful, awful PowerPoint slide.

Anyway:

   o  Windows Unlicensed looks to be about 25% of all Windows installations.

Pretty sobering,  How many would use Windows if they had to pay?

   o  Linux share comparable to Mac; not just a thin sliver you can barely
      see.

And Ballmer thinks Linux is the greater threat.

-- 
Out of sight is out of mind.
		-- Arthur Clough

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