2012 KPCB Internet Trends Year-End Update: Excellent historical/trend analysis by Kleiner Perkins
Kleiner Perkins calls it “Re-Imagination” in the context of the changes that have been/are taking place in this arena.
Indeed, as some have suggested, the future might not have as many open Windows as you might think!
But who really knows? There are always unforeseen obstacles and circumstances that these companies and their products run into along the way that can temporarily or permanently derail them. For example, which of them will end up using Numenta’s (Jeff Hawkins) GROK before the other and to what end? (see my previous posts on this paradigm shift)
This is a great slideshow to flip through though.
(I want to thank my brother for providing me with the link to this material – he’s in the tech field and very up to date on trends/analysis)
I think that this is one of the pages that seemed to clearly indicate a major market change – a decline in Microsoft’s control and dominance – and perhaps (and I say this very cautiously) a decline or even ‘fall’ of Microsoft to whatever extent that is possible: