While Apple and Google are busy getting bad press for their privacy issues, labor practices and general big-evil-company wrongdoings, Microsoft has done some brand regeneration, making it look like the hippest tech company on the block these days.
I'm not buying it Paul. Could I just get a list of all of the hot startups in the last 10 years that were built on a MSFT platform? Do you use IE? Pretty much the folks we surveyed at DNK would rather type with their elbows than stop using Chrome or Firefox.