It may be long overdue, but Microsoft is finally coming out swinging against the rise of OS X. Apple has long played the underdog against the giant, writing Microsoft off as stodgy, technologically backward, and problematic. Microsoft let them do it, focusing more on promoting their efforts than denigrating Apple’s products.
This stance confused some, why didn’t they bite back? It was on a long past episode of Diggnation that Alex Albrecht summed it up, saying in short that Microsoft didn’t even want to acknowledge Apple as a competitor. Doing that would give Cupertino market credibility. Now it seems that enough is enough, and Microsoft is finally fighting back.
Redmond has launched a website to discuss Mac versus PC that deals some serious blows to Apple, whether or not they are valid is up to you. Roughly broken into large sections, Microsoft says this
Having Fun: Macs Might Spoil Your Fun
Simplicity: Macs Can Take Time To Learn
Working Hard: Macs Dont Work As Well At Work Or At School
Sharing: Macs Don’t Like To Share
Compatibility: Macs Might Not Like Your PC Stuff
Choice: Macs Don’t Let You Choose