Fortune Small Business “tech guru” Jonathan Blum concludes Macs aren’t a good choice for “most” small businesses. Regarding the iMac he tested:
But why should locating the “on” switch be such a struggle? Just stick the
thing where I, and my employees, can find it: right up front.
Sounds like his employees are a bright bunch.
No matter what you do with a Mac, you have to face Apple’s peculiar vision of all things computerish. First off, the packaging is seriously overdone: The slogan “Designed by Apple in California” posivitively shouts at you from the box. Like I care.
“Positively shouting” indeed, what with it being set in small gray type on a white background.
★ Saturday, 31 May 2008