Microsoft Hatred FAQ

W.H.Offenbach who2guess at xs4all.nl
Thu Nov 3 09:46:26 CET 2005


John W. Kennedy wrote:
> IBM was genuinely innovative, and did their best to provide value for
> money. Microsoft hasn't been able to produce anything but me-too
> products since the 80's. (Multiplan, Word for DOS, the QBASIC engine,
> early sponsorship of mouses, and the gutsy decision to morph MS-DOS 
> 1.0,
> a CP/M quasi-clone, into DOS 2.0, a Unix quasi-clone, are about all I
> can give them credit for.)

You're suggesting MS stands for 'Mimick or Steal', right?




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