Apple, Tesla Completely Embarrass Microsoft
Livid if they're not accomplice to the company's active and ongoing implosion. Ashamed if they have mailed it in over the last five years.
You're misleading yourself if you cannot see the writing on the wall. Get ahead of the curve on this one: Microsoft is the next Research in Motion (RIMM) .
Swallow the numbers. Choke on them. Digest them. Act accordingly.
I had an experience this past Friday that I guess I have had before, but, for some reason, it never resonated with me like it did this time.
We visited the Apple (AAPL) Store, which, not surprisingly, sits right across the way from the Microsoft Store. You can see the reflection of the Windows logo in the window of the Apple Store.
How painfully depressing.
I'm not sure who was in that part of the mall first. And it really doesn't matter. Retail in the same category clusters all of the time for various reasons.
There's the notion of clustering.
And there's the competitive nature of the game. Apple opened a store in Waterloo, Ontario. Good market, yes, but Steve Jobs wanted to pour salt in RIM's wounds by erecting a symbol of Apple dominance in the land of BlackBerries and failed attempts to secure an NHL franchise.