If you’ve been following the news feed on Mac DevCenter lately, then you’ve seen stories like Dell to sell iPods , PCWorld rates Apple customer support the best, PCMag says Xserve is an impressive server at a truly reasonable price, and Fortune Magazine says Jaguar is the most impressive new software of the year in its Fall Technology Guide.
PCWorld, PCMag, Fortune? Dell?! These are not traditional Apple fans.
It appears that we’re seeing the begrudging acceptance of Apple in the traditional PC universe, and the Mac seems to be evolving from a niche platform for artists, educators, and scientists to a serious business tool for just about anyone.
Why do I say “begrudging” in reference to this acknowledgement? Well, Windows XP did edge out Mac OS X in PCMag’s annual technology awards …