They exist now only in the minds of fanbois ...
Jun 24, 2010, 21:35 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Adrian Kingsley-Hughes)
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"A lot has changed over the past decade. But one thing that
hasn't are the worn out sets of beliefs, ideologies and arguments
spouted by hardcore fanbois. Let's take a quick look at just a few
of these outdated modes of thinking.
"There's a war between Microsoft and Apple!
"No there isn't. Both are companies, and the ultimate goal is to
sell products. Sure, that sometimes means getting one up on the
competitor, but more often than not it's better to work with those
in the same industry than to work against them.
"There's more to life than the OS, and even Microsoft and Apple
now acknowledge this. Rather than alienate those who have chosen a
competitor's platform, it's far better to try to sell them
something else, like an iPhone or a copy of Office for the