"Tom Willett" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Macs are glorified Fisher-Price activity centers for adults; computers for
> scaredy cats too nervous to learn how proper computers work; computers for
> people who earnestly believe in feng shui.
In actually, it's the tool heavy computer users use. It's the power
house of Personal Computing, only the uneducated use Windows at this
point in the game. Unix is where all the smart people go when they want
the best, that's why OSX is the most popular Unix worldwide.
People like Bill Joy, who created Java, use Macs exclusively. Tim
Berners Lee that created the World Wide Web, another Mac only person.
Larry Ellison, CEO of the 2nd largest software firm has over 16 Macs in
Even the Number 3 man at Microsoft, Jim Allchin recently stated:
"I'd buy a Mac if i didn't work for Microsoft"
Nobody in their right mind uses Windows, it's just not powerful enough
for the heavy hitters of the world. Plus Windows is too proprietary
compared to Apple's Open Standards, Open Source approach.
Someday Tom, you too will move up to a Unix based Mac.
Plus in the corporate space OSX Server can't be beat for the speed and
price. IT groups still using Windows Server have lost the game since
they can completely replace MS server products and still keep on
running. (at about 1/5th the price)