Reuters: Do Software Firms Have Bright Future?

My spin: Computers give life to business but software gives life to computers and is a NECESSARY foundational element of computing. For sure software firms that are smart and innovative have a VERY bright future.
News Clip: In the midst of Silicon Valley’s biggest downturn in years, two of the industry’s biggest names have taken opposing views on whether the software business will return to life: Larry Ellison, captain of the Valley’s biggest software shop Oracle Corp. (Nasdaq:ORCL – news), kicked off the great debate at the start of the year by declaring that the industry’s best days are over.
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