Apple worth more than Dell, Jobs crows

Apple worth more than Dell, Jobs crows

So, in 1997, Michael Dell suggested Apple was doomed and ought to be shut down. Last Friday, Apple's market value surpassed Dell's, and Steve Jobs crowed about Michael's poor prognosticating skills in an e-mail to employees. Best part of the story? Picturing Jobs spending the last nine years stewing over that comment. Point: Dell.

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Molly Wood was an executive editor at CNET, author of the Molly Rants blog, and host of the tech show, Always On. When she's not enraging fanboys of all stripes, she can be found offering tech opinions on CBS and elsewhere, and offering opinions on everything else to anyone who will listen.


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