Apple earnings, profits, and cash embarrass Micro$oft - Linux

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    [Apple] now has more cash than Microsoft and earns more than half of
    its profits and over three fourths Microsoft’s revenues....

    Microsoft’s quarterly revenues grew by 9%, compared to Apple’s non-
    GAAP revenue increase of 75.1% year over year.


    http://www.roughlydrafted.com/2008/1...t-2/#more-2846

    Apple eats at the high end, Linux at the low end (of the desktop);
    Linux still dominates in servers (according to Ballmer); Google rocks,
    while Microsoft share of search drops even lower in single digits.

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    > [Apple] now has more cash than Microsoft and earns more than half of
    > its profits and over three fourths Microsoft’s revenues....
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    > Microsoft’s quarterly revenues grew by 9%, compared to Apple’s non-
    > GAAP revenue increase of 75.1% year over year.
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    http://www.roughlydrafted.com/2008/1...t-2/#more-2846
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    > Apple eats at the high end, Linux at the low end (of the desktop)


    So Microsoft is stuck in the middle. It's a sandwich company. Send in some
    Microsoft Certified Sandwich Engineers, please.

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