Steve Jobs is not going to kill the PC on Monday

Up until 2005 acquisitions by Apple were predominantly around the core of the Mac platform and it’s “niche” software market in media production (for the industry and for consumers). In 2005, starting with Fingerbase who they bought for their MultiTouch expertise, then PA Semi, a stake in Imagination Technology and more recently the acquisition of Intrinsity for chip design for battery powered, long running mobile device chipsets, Apple began building the “brain trust” for their next generation mobile computing platform which has culminated most recently in the release of…

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