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re: Android cutting deeper into iPad's market share
pelle   11/29/2012 7:17:31 AM
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Apple is still lucky the rumors about the 100USD Nexus tablet didn't pan out. That would have hurt badly.

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eldersignin   12/24/2012 10:57:57 PM
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And anti-gravity would kill Ford. Hey one can hope. /s

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re: Android cutting deeper into iPad's market share
GREAT-Terry   11/29/2012 2:49:57 PM
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Apple needs to think harder in order to fight against the Android ecosystem. I hope they can come up with good and much more advanced innovation on both the cosmetic and features (both hardware and software) in order to keep its dominance in the market. I hope Apple can still be heard after 5 years.

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eldersignin   12/24/2012 10:58:56 PM
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Its just market share. NOT profit. Apple is still making over 70% of all the profit in the smart phone market. Samsung is pushing sales to look good, not make money. Just a thought.

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asic_pal   11/29/2012 6:59:25 PM
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Yeah, I used to Admire Apple products for their innovation and novelty (I think it's called Jobs Era) but in the recent past I started hating it's closed loop system (such as taking out Flash, Java, google maps etc) and greediness. Ofcourse we are engineers but often driven by ethics and morals to benefit ourselves by benefiting our customers. In Indian mythology "greediness" considered as an evil (one of the five evils), which ultimately leads to ones failure. I am sure Apple would realize the fact very soon.

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eldersignin   12/24/2012 11:00:22 PM
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"(such as taking out Flash, Java, google maps etc) and greediness." I think you are reading the wrong anal...yst blogs.. Google maps is back and better than ever and you still can use Apple maps. Flash died its own death. It just could not deliver a version that would run on flash mobile with out killing the battery and processor.

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GroovyGeek   12/1/2012 7:56:42 AM
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Mac vs PC all over again, with the same ending too. Closed systems rarely thrive for more than a decade in a consumer driven market. The iEverytging days are numbered.

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eldersignin   12/24/2012 11:03:37 PM
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Yep... Microsoft is just so super good... The ZUNE is selling millions, iPods dont exist, and plays-for-sure rules the roost. ANd of course MS ownes the world market in tablets... Yep. MS wins and Apple loses. Hey Windows RT will just be the thing to buy. Have you got yours yet.. I mean a tablet that jumps back to the windows 7 interface then surface, then 7, then surface... Its just so exciting... Well, at least according to the tech writers. Just a thought, but I see Apple being around for a while longer... en



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