quote: I think you are missing what he is saying. Apple does not spend as much on R&D
quote: Microsoft has spent billions on pure research for their windows franchise and have very little to show for all the expense and time involved.
quote: Intel has focused on keeping the keys to their kingdom and keeping x86 alive long after the efficiency of other types of cpu's has been established.
quote: You don't have to be an Apple fanboi to appreciate laser like focus that produces outsize profits do you?
quote: ANYONE can come up with ideas. Making ideas real and tangible, however, takes know-how and lots of money.
quote: Saying they have "very little to show" for their investment makes you look like a fool. What are you playing at here?