Microsoft needs a winner in Windows 7

Microsoft needs a winner in Windows 7

There are 1 comment on the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review story from Oct 11, 2009, titled Microsoft needs a winner in Windows 7. In it, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports that:

Microsoft Corp. Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer says the company got the wrong impression from early positive feedback on Vista and won't make the same mistake with the software's successor, Windows 7. Ballmer established a process for gathering feedback from computer makers, and he's personally surveying customers - along with his teenage ...

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Allstarjets

Sandwich, MA

#1 Oct 11, 2009
Any Man as CEO who cannot admit the iPhone is a great product, and laughs off the competition, is woefully inadequate to manage an empire. No threat or innovation coming from another firm should be ignored, or downplayed, however Ballmer doesnt acknowledge Apple, which is at his own peril. He has got to be the biggest doofus, know nothing company leader there is.

It would behoove Ballmer, to get a secret illness, or some excuse to step-down from CEO and let new blood run MSFT. He does not have the acumen or temper to carry on where Gates left off. Coupled with the fact that MSFT has been in the sights of the EU, and US Courts, they now have to play fair...and playing fair is something MSFT has never done.

So for MSFT having Ballmer in charge while trying to corner the market, steal ideas, and circumvent the law makes for an improbable chance of success, or for any meaningful stock uptick.

If you want good advice..buy AAPL, Apple stock, and skip Windows 7 for Mac OS X.

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