Steven Poole – Goodbye, cruel Word

Steven Poole – Goodbye, cruel Word:

An account of someone who, for the first time in what seems forever for him, does not use Word anymore, does not even have it installed…..

It’s a great write-up to explain what is wrong with bloated software, and where the problems are that you face as a market leader. Microsoft, for a long time, was measured in it’s releases on how many new checkboxes you could make next to a product. That is just no longer true.

Advertisements
Published in: on September 3, 2007 at 10:11 am  Leave a Comment  

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: