Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 25th Oct 2009 12:51 UTC
Editorial A couple of years ago, a professor at my university had a very interesting thought exchange with the class I was in. We were a small group, and I knew most of them, they were my friends. Anyway, we had a talk about language purism - not an unimportant subject if you study English in The Netherlands.
Permalink for comment 391162
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE: Comment by wirespot
by Laurence on Mon 26th Oct 2009 15:20 UTC in reply to "Comment by wirespot"
Member since:

Apple is the company that came on a market suffocated by Windows and cheap PC-clones and basically said "this is our stuff, we think it's so good we're gonna sell it at these outrageous prices."

Except that the market wasn't suffocated by windows when Apple first came to market.

In fact, quite the opposite: there was huge amount competition in the market at the time.

Reply Parent Score: 3