The story so far: I cited, in my Times column, the clever
observation by John Gruber, writing on DaringFireball.net, that
Apple’s iPod strategy has reversed the old “Give away the
razors, sell a lot of blades” business plan.
As you know from my last blog entry, several readers chimed in
to point out that it wasn’t Mr. Gruber who first made that
remark, but was in fact tech columnist Robert X. Cringely.
But Mr. Gruber himself gets the last laugh on this one. […]