Tech columnist Jerry Pournelle used to say that he made mistakes so that his readers didn’t have to. Well, in the wake of Apple’s blockbuster Mac revelations this past week, I’d like to riff on that line a bit to address some of the navel-gazing and bewilderment I’m seeing in the Windows community. Please, allow me to have self-doubt so you don’t have to. This is a burden with which I am all too familiar. And I can shoulder it.
So let’s step through this.