Web entrepreneurs don’t trust Microsoft’s approach to the web
Robert Scoble lists twelve reasons web entrepreneurs aren’t using Microsoft’s software in Ross doesn’t trust Microsoft’s approach to Web. All good reasons, but the one that comes closest to how I personally feel about the web is this:
7) On clients, they want to choose the highest-reach platforms. That doesn’t mean a Windows app. Or even an app that runs only in IE. It must run on every variant of Linux and Macintosh too.
Making a web application that only works on a single platform seems pointless to me.