Even though I don’t believe it, it is an encouraging data point for those of us who are not Windows fans:
Apple’s (AAPL) share of the operating system market grew 5.69% in May to hit a record 7.80%, while Windows in all its flavors dropped half a point to 91.17%. That’s a record low for Microsoft (MSFT), which nonetheless still runs on 9 out of 10 computers on the Internet, as Net Applications measures it (more on its methodology below).
Mac hits record 7.8% market share in Net Applications survey
Apple 2.0, June 1, 2008, 6:33 am