"scurrilous attempts to denigrate the entire British computer industry"
Next you will be blaming me for the demise of Acorn, ICL etc
What computer industry do we have left? Amstrad, CMG Logica, Sage
perhaps you can add to the list. Perhaps you might like to consider why? I
"Dan " As to Xerox Parc I DO think they had influence their research has had a large impact. What you seem to be confused about and maybe its me explaining it. I am not claiming the large guys do all the innovation I am saying you must end up influencing the large guys. I would agree about Apple Microsoft about lack of real inovation, but its NOT Apple or Microsoft we are discussing here its Acorn.