Netflix saying goodnight to Silverlight

I can’t think of many better examples of Microsoft’s “follower” strategy than Silverlight.  You might point to the (in)famous way they copied features from other operating systems to shoehorn in to Windows, or the way they jumped on the cloud services bandwagon with Azure, or even the recent rumours that they’re working on a watch […]

A strange hire for Apple

Now former Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch is headed to Apple, the company who famously blocked out Flash on the iPhone and likely precipitated that technology’s long slide into relative obscurity via TechCrunch. This seems like a particularly strange hire for Apple in to what is a key influential position.  I can only hope that Bob […]