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Re: [vox] the windows XP talk at UCD



On Thu, Nov 15, 2001 at 12:26:58PM -0800, Nicole Carlson wrote:
<snip>

(1) Pete - if it's ok with Nicole, you should add her diatribe as a postscript
of your summary. :)


(2)
> But let's not get too smug, kids.  Last night's presentation make it
> crystal clear that Linux is light-years ahead of XP.  But if there's one
> thing the history of technology shows is, it's that marketing wins over
> tech superiority.


Yeah. <sigh>  Hence Atari 2600, Game Boy, Apple II, and IBM PCs.  :^(
(Of these, I actually love the 2600... the rest are utter crap)

-bill!



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