I don’t think Apple will ever get to “Microsoft’s point”. I mean let’s be honest when was the last time Microsoft created anything that you thought was awesome?
There are tons of amazing Microsoft tech:
Bing augmented reality: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0TOqikZTBMY
An awesome tool to replace the mouse when just using your mac for day-to-day tasks. Of course you’ll be using a mouse when gaming or editing photo’s, but for chatting, text processing and browsing the web this input device is so much more intuitive.
Great product, have been loving it for a few months now (embedded in my MacBook Pro!). Gestures like zooming and 2-finger scrolling are just so intuitive, I can hardly imagine not being able to use my computer without those..