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Windows 7: Apple Dampens Windows 7 Debut with Stellar Sales, ...

19 Oct 2009   #31
TeenerTim

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by R0am3r View Post
A journalist for the Syracuse Post Standard wrote an article for the Sunday paper discussing the merits of Windows 7. The article started out fine, but then the writer [Al Fasoldt] compared the Apple Snow Leopard prices to Windows 7 prices. The Snow Leopard upgrade is nothing more than a service pack. When Microsoft releases their service packs, they give them out for free. How about a little journalistic honesty?
Question: How can you tell the difference between a Tech writer and a used car salesman?

Answer: The used car salesman knows when he is lying.


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19 Oct 2009   #32
1Bowtie

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Hey guy's just an observation, you have to compare apples to apples. Their sales probably did rise 11.8% compared to MS 3.9%, but you have to realize Apple normal sales last year 1,000 Mac's, this year 1,400 thus 11% increase, on the other hand MS 3,000,000 sales, this year 3,200,000 thus 3% increase. Not accurate i know, but who has the biggest market share. So does MS really care, don't think so.

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19 Oct 2009   #33
whs
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Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

The little guys have to drum, else they won't be heard. If Apple sales went up, that's good for them and for the economy. Would I buy one - NO!
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