...that have solidified his believe that the PC industry needs to move away from just selling hardware and towards a service-based model that could be used to establish an educational infrastructure. “It’s all about long-term, sustaining relationships,” he told me, something that mobile phone companies have been practicing for years.
Alan Kay on the Apple Tablet and its alleged included phone plan. I suppose a move from rent a pipe to pay per megabyte is inevitable. Via daringfireball.