Among my heroes in the eCraft user community is Denise O'Connor. She sees the special quality of the eCraft cutter; but, recognizes that without equivalent quality software, it will have slow going in gaining the marketshare it deserves.
But, she also realizes that we have to be realistic about the progress of the software development. And, has written an excellent new article on the topic titled "Moving Forward"
As usual, she's right on target!