How to wrap your mind around Apple’s vision of the post-PC world
Four days after Steve Jobs’ keynote address at Apple’s (AAPL) Worldwide Developers Conference, commentators were still searching for ways to convey what it signified — often by comparing Apple’s approach to Google’s (GOOG) or Microsoft’s (MSFT) or Amazon’s (AMZN).
Below, we’ve posted excerpts from the best analysis we’ve seen or heard this week. If you come across something that helps you understand what Apple is trying to do, put a pointer in the comment stream and maybe we’ll add it to the mix.
The Brooks Review’s Ben Brooks in Apple’s Magnum Opus:
Daring Fireball’s John Gruber in “Demoted“:
Wired’s Steven Levy in Jobs to PC: ‘Your Busted!’:
Techcrunch’s MG Siegler in “It Just Works”:
Business Insider’s Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry in For Google, iCloud Is Annoying; For Microsoft, It’s A Humiliation
Asymco’s Horace Dediu in The Five Year Plan: