20% of computers are still running XP and users don't want Windows 8. It will be interesting to see how much more market share Microsoft loses next year, when XP users switch to something else next year. Lots of XP users have already switched to non-Microsoft tablets and smartphones.
The evil empire already has the answer blue or the future 9th failed attempt at writing an OS. They will be
pushing this as the answer to the 8th failed attempt just like they did with the 7th failed attempt when the 6th
failed attempt was a major bust. Do you wonder why nearly have the systems running evil ware are still
on the 5th failed attempt? Really only 6pct between 7th and 5th shows just how little the public wants to
invest in any new evilware.
At this point they can't compete with android and ios those eco systems will start to surge into the enterprize
space as bring your own device buts up against it's closed monopoly software. The next big shoe to drop
is office as there are many freeware programs that do everything it does. Cost save bonus managers will
cop on and look to throw out office for products that will run on android and ios tablets. The complete lack
of any security in their failed os attempts will push them out of the enterprise space. Look for an ever increasing
rate of decline once office and the shift to more secure and stable os gains traction.
They really need a totally fresh approach that is tech leading customer focused and anti monopoly.
If they fired the fat greedy cost save bonus eating jabba and got rid of the evil one too then it would
stand a chance to be around next decade. Put Jim Starkey in charge develop a totally secure and