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Microsoft Metaphors (fwd)



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> Date: Thu, 15 Jan 1998 10:09:09 -0500
> From: Declan McCullagh <[email protected]>
> Subject: Microsoft Metaphors

> What are the best metaphors to use when talking about a browser and an
> operating system? Is the combination like a car and an engine, or a car and
> a roofrack? A pair of gloves?

It seem to me to be like a car and a road map. It simply lets you address
the multiplicity of resources (ie destinations) out there in a convenient
model.


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