Linked by David Adams on Tue 14th Feb 2012 17:24 UTC
Apple Today Samsung AV product lead Chris Moseley had comments about Apple's rumored entrance into the television marketplace that sound eerily similar to that which Palm CEO Ed Colligan's said a few years back about how Apple's ability to simply walk into this market and figure it out like they had managed to do after years of research.
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RE[3]: Research
by lindkvis on Wed 15th Feb 2012 12:18 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Research"
lindkvis
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That anyone at all bought an Apple TV box is testament to the mindless drone market. That they sold poorly gives me a bit of hope for Apple fans, yet.


Typical geek arrogance. If you don't like something, or it doesn't have a feature you prefer, then it is worthless and the people buying it are idiots.

The truth is, Apple products are convenient. Especially together with the whole iTunes ecosystem. And if you already have an iDevice and use iTunes for your music purchases, then the current Apple TV may well make sense. It is cheap enough that it certainly fits the impulse buy category.

I bought an iPhone again at my last upgrade. I could have bought an Android and perhaps got a couple of features that I don't particularly need. But I also would have had to change a working music purchasing/syncing setup that I am happy with.

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