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Mac OS X is a \"breath of badly needed fresh air\"

updated 07:30 pm EDT, Wed June 2, 2004

Mac OS X vs. Windows

Seattle Weekly columnist Jeff Reifman says that addiction to Windows revenue, mediocre products, and missed that opportunities : "Over the past year, my frustration with Windows grew, as did my envy of Apple's cool new products. Finally, last month I went out and bought an G5 [with Mac OS X]. It had been years since I'd used a Macintosh. Until recently, I dismissed those who did as impractical, elitist hipsters, and I mocked the Mac 'switch' ads on TV. But in the first five minutes on my new Mac, I was surfing the Internet, sending e-mail, and ripping a CD. OS X has been a breath of badly needed fresh air after Windows."




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  1. beeble

    Joined: Dec 1969

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    How does it feel

    to have the doom and gloom going the other way for a change. Microsoft will be gone by the end of the year surely! One can but dream....

  1. slider

    Joined: Dec 1969

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    Good Article

    It's a bit long, but I felt it was a very good look by someone with a clear perspective.

  1. pdot

    Joined: Dec 1969

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    a bit of fresh air

    with all these "apple is doom if they don't open up iPod/iTunes" articles, this is a breath of fresh air.

  1. rkadowns

    Joined: Dec 1969

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    I'm impressed

    Obvioulsy written without the MS dollar being involved. Great read and one for the archives.

  1. chas_m

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    Now ...

    ... how do we get all the STUPID PEOPLE to read it?

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