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3May/060

Apple TV Ads

Apple recently released 6 amusing television commercials that directly attack Windows. While they over-simplify the differences between Windows and Macs, the commercials (generally) portray each operating system accurately.

With the recent murmuring that Vista may be delayed again I can't help but shake my head and wonder how Microsoft could ever survive if it weren't for their overwhelming market share. The Vista-specific features that Microsoft is touting have already existed for a LONG time on the Mac (see this slightly old video, where the audio from a Vista preview is spliced together with footage of a user showing the exact same already-fully-functional features on their Mac).