Source: The New York Times
quote: You do realize this article is about an x86 tablet/pc/ultrabook
quote: You are lying or are uninformed on three statements.
quote: The price doesn't have to beat the iPad - this will sell more as a laptop with physical keyboard and a touch screen (running Windows 8) than as a tablet. So, I think this would compete against the Sleekbooks/ultraportables/netbooks out there, not against the iPads (it might take market share away from the iPads, but this Surface demo is primarily a laptop, not a tablet).
quote: What Microsoft did was no different than what Apple did after Motorola's disastrous ROKR E1. The OEMs are incompetent.
quote: In fact Android is going nowhere as a business. Other than Samsung no Android hand set maker can make a profit
quote: I think it's utterly different because unlike Apple the Windows ecosystem has been founded on a diversity of OEMs for over two decades.
quote: Does anybody think Microsoft can ever charge $50 or more for an OS license on a tablet
quote: Or a $100 for Office on a tablet?
quote: By the way the homophobia in your comment was really classy.