amazing analysis / view /Â info-graphicÂ almost, on the expected lifespan of personal computers companies.
Yesterday’s post described the history of personal computing platforms over the past 37 years. It showed a distinct shifting of “eras” between traditional personal computing and the emergent mobile computing represented by device-based platforms.
Underlying these lives (and deaths) of platforms were the growth (and decline) of fortunes of companies
the chart is potentially good argument against apple-skeptics: they are in the business twice the time everybody else is, surely they learned more about users of personal computers than anyone.
- The rise and fall of personal computing (asymco.com)
- Small publisher says Amazon helped it to survive and prosper (teleread.com)