You know, even inside Microsoft people have no clue as to what’s coming next week. I was just showing some people here the videos of what’s coming next week and they said simply “wow.”
So what’s he planning? Well, I’m presuming that it’s something different so it won’t be:
I’m guessing that as it’s to be announced at
Some have accused me of overhyping what’s coming next week. Well, I don’t want to ruin this chance to keep expectations low (the industry hasn’t seen such an opportunity to take advantage of such low expectations to perform some shock and awe in years), but damn this is the most excited I’ve been about
Microsoftsince I joined.
Yes, it’s been a while since we’ve shipped something significant. Yes, we have missed out on several new trends like the
iPodand search. Yes, Steve Jobs‘ accusation that we’re just copying his company has looked pretty true.
But now it’s time to change the world. Again.
Go ahead, accuse me of hyperbole. Of FUD. Of mud throwing. Whatever. Let’s get together for beers next week and you look me in the eye and tell me that I overhyped this PDC.
btw – I have to say that if this next quote doesn’t get you
I think I’ve been underhyping
Microsoft. I had lost my belief. I was almost ready to get Steve Ballmerto throw another chair and go work for a cooler or at least smaller company.
I’m listening Robert… amaze me…… PLEASE