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Subject: Gangs of New York, Microsoft and Apple Date: 10/15/2012 2:54 PM
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This is an excellent read comparing the movie "Gangs of New York" to the current Microsoft and Apple battle. Written by a former MSFT employee now working for Amazon.

http://www.manyniches.com/success-factors/the-gangs-of-new-w...

I know many at the FOOL have already written of the Surface tablet but I believe they have become victims of the Apple hype to some extent.

A rumored $400 million Surface campaign begins tonight on Monday Night Football and Dancing with Stars.

My non-analyst guess is that the Surface is going to be a huge sleeper hit and surprise the non-believers. Android tablets will almost disappear under the onslaught of the Surface and the OEM tablets/hybrids (except the Kindle Fire). The market share for the iPad will fall, but still be a force.
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