hard-sector 5 1/4 disk

From: Sellam Ismail <foo_at_siconic.com>
Date: Wed Oct 31 18:44:49 2001

On Wed, 31 Oct 2001, Richard Erlacher wrote:

> They liked to use the latest greatest hardware at Apple, but they
> quickly turned the silk purse into a sow's ear with their practice of
> giving away 90% of performance and convenience in order to save 1% in
> cost. When they were done, they charged for the silk purse, you can
> be sure, but still delivered the sow's ear.

Apparently there was some value in what they sold because people bought
it, and Apple is still around (they're hanging on, thanks to Jobs...love
him or hate him, he saved the company).

Sellam Ismail Vintage Computer Festival
International Man of Intrigue and Danger http://www.vintage.org
Received on Wed Oct 31 2001 - 18:44:49 GMT

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