The living dead never looked so good.
For several years now Microsoft has been written off by friends and foes alike as a shuffling shadow of its former self, doomed to feed off the profits of past successes while it goes gentle into the good night of irrelevance. And yet Microsoft's profits remain enviable and its outlook far from bleak.
It may be too soon to engrave Microsoft's headstone as Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff recently did.
Microsoft, after all, has a history of making dramatic changes in direction, changes that have saved it more than once from software … Read more