Frank Shaw, Microsoft’s Corporate VP of Corporate Communications hits back critics in Microsoft blog and reiterate the importance of Microsoft as something exceptional and reputed and far ahead of its competitors like Google or Apple also stresses that Microsoft’s gain is exceptionally large and powerful also emphasizes that Microsoft is skimming incredible profits from their business.
Here is a sketchy summary of the main points of an argument or theory put forward by Shaw:
- Microsoft’s net income of $14.5 Billion compared to Apple’s ($5.7 Billion) or Google’s ($6.5 Billion) net income.
- 9,000,000 customer downloads of the Office 2010 beta.
- Windows 7: 150,000,000 copies sold so far.
- Hotmail has 360 million users compared to 173 million and 284 million Gmail and Yahoo! users respectively.
Sources & Citations:Techie Buzz