Yes, the article was "Very intentional. Very interesting." One can only wonder what is on the Apple agenda for the next year or so. We shall see.
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"The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read these books." Mark Twain
It might be worth noting, in reference to PC user's apparent loathing to download QuickTime as mentioned in the article, that Apple's records show over 100 million Windows users have downloaded QT6, most of them long before iTunes Win was available.
According to Microsoft's estimates, that's roughly 1/3 of all Windows (all versions) users worldwide.