If you're happy to admit a mistake you're smarter than most
Reads to me like MS is gonna kick the consumer in the junk, then take their wallet
Ah right so business as usual then!
I mean, take a saying like "the more things change, the more things stay the same." What are we supposed to make of that?
Well I always thought it meant that although many things will seem to change a great deal on the surface, when you look at a deeper, more fundamental level, the same old principles are still at work. Take the machinations of Politics as an example!
does that imply that change has not been constant in other times?
No because he said it's the only constant of this century, that implies nothing about any other time, only that in the 21st Century, any other constants that might have existed in the past, no longer apply.
Amigas had their time..
So has the "19XX called..it wants it's whatever back" line. And while you're quite right, none of us who loved that computer will ever forget how awesome and innovative it was for it's time.
FORTRAN is not a flower but a weed -- it is hardy, occasionally blooms, and grows in every computer. -- A.J. Perlis