Re: building "productivity" software for all
"Shouldn't that be dogs and penguins frolicking together!"
Yuck, imagine if they mated, it'd result in a Doguin, (or Pengdog... actually I think pengdog is a cool name).
Maybe offering Office on all possible platforms might be good (for a given value of 'good'). It would help MS to ensure Office remained dominant, if at the expense of their OS.
Linux might benefit from possible increased take-up in home and business settings if there were an Office version available.
Naww, Apple and Google users may be targetted with sweet talk and carrot waving but Linux is the insurgent in the jungle, ignored as radicals and targeted as dangerous.
Although, the recent Skype update surprised me, so maybe...