On 28/12/05 16:19 +0530, Dinesh Shah wrote:
Even though Apple was great technology, IBM PC and Microsoft took the
market. Why? Because, despite many problems, people show value in buying
PC over MAC.
The IBM PC became popular after Compaq reverse engineered the BIOS, and
did a cleanroom implementation, allowing for IBM PC clones. And the PC
won on the sheer basis of price.