A Parting Shot from Microsoft's Ray Ozzie

Microsoft's chief software architect, Ray Ozzie, recently announced he'd be leaving the company. On Oct. 28 he posted a 3,412-word manifesto (minus the chapter headings) on Microsoft's (MSFT) post-PC future. To save you the trouble of reading the whole thing, we reduced the verbiage by 3,410 words using Microsoft Word's AutoSummarize feature. The highly condensed version: "Complexity kills."

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