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I, Cringely : Prisoner of Redmond

Yet Another Way Paul Allen Isn’t Like You or Me But during one of those last long nights of working to finish-up DOS 2.0, something happened. I have heard this story from two people, each of whom was a friend of Allen’s and in a position to know. Each told me the same story the […]

Windows habit not hard to break

Jonathan Lansner, the OC Register Money columnist, writes his own “Switch” article I hear when guys near 50, they often do weird things. Some get new cars. Others get new wives. I simply got a new operating system.