From Fast­Com­pany: That Apple has, improb­ably and at long last, passed Microsoft in market value has everyone looking more closely at the two compa­nies. In the early years of personal computing (like, 20 years ago. Ancient history, right?), the rivalry between the two formed the basis of the industry’s narra­tive. But now, the industry’s changed in more ways than can be neatly summed up in a wistful para­graph, and it’s not even a given that Apple and Microsoft are competi­tors. Rather than trying to examine the ever-changing facets of each busi­ness as a whole, let’s look at some­thing more concrete — their prod­ucts — as a measure of where the two tech giants stand right now. · Go to Microsoft’s and Apple’s product lines compared →