Quote of the Day: Tim O’Reilly

“So let’s assume that Google has won at search, or close enough to make no difference. Is Microsoft better off trying to reimplement cat and ls [old UNIX utilities], or trying to figure out what’s still missing from the Internet Operating System? While they are locked in penis envy, all the really cute girls are going out with startups.”

-Tim O’Reilly, arguing Microsoft’s search obsession has distracted it from important work it could be doing in service of Web users.

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