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  • How Apple silicon might hurt Windows

    Posted on December 13th, 2020 at 21:15 Comment on the AskWoody Lounge


    By Will Fastie

    With the introduction of its M1 chip on Macs, Apple might well have triggered one of the greatest disruptions in the PC industry since the ’90s.

    Just the other day, I was catching up with an old friend, Jeffrey Tarter, founder of the influential SoftLetter publication. While we were reminiscing, Jeff opined that he had become bored by tech.

    I knew instantly what he meant; we’d both come up through the exciting birth and maturation of the PC industry — a time when it seemed as though something new and revolutionary was appearing every 12 minutes. We lamented that the once exceptional pace of innovation seemed to have been lost somewhere along the way.

    Until recently, that is.

    Read the full story in AskWoody Plus Newsletter 17.49.0 (2020-12-14).