The first mention of Snow Leopard here at IT Business Edge came from blogger Rob Enderle last week. Since no one had even seen the previews at that point, he couldn't say much, except that the anticipation was building and that the operating system market has drastically changed since Windows and Mac first went head to head:
Then, it was all about what you could run on the desktop. Now, with more and more things running in the cloud, it is about building compelling products fronted by easy interfaces that people want to buy. In short, the market has fundamentally changed from one that clearly favored Microsoft's model to one that appears to favor Apple's.