At 20:12 -0700 29/4/06, Dov Isaacs wrote: >That piece is total and ridiculous speculation on his part.
Of course it is - Cringley is paid to do just that. It's load of fun, too. >And it just won't happen! A very large number of Adobe employees would refuse >to work in tyrannical, cultish environment encouraged by Apple's management. Would that make any difference? If there is any truth in the rumor at all [and no, I don't believe it either], it would be the products Apple was after. Sorry Dov. It doesn't just give me the warm fuzzies, but the pink wibblies too, with a good bit of perspiration thrown in. And didn't I remember reading somewhere that Apple's cash mountain is now so large that it's had to set up a company in Reno just to look after it? $8 billion or thereabouts. Name of 'Braeburn' [or maybe that was an April 1 piece and I didn't notice the date]. If they moved on Adobe, they could have 'Golden Delicious' too. -- Steve