Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 29th Jan 2010 22:42 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless During the iPad presentation, I was rather perplexed by Apple's claim to be the largest mobile device company in the world. Apparently, I wasn't the only one scratching his head, as Nokia itself, and even the Financial Times, is calling Apple out on its juggling with figures and definitions.
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does Apple even realize that portraying their users as smirking, pretentious faux-intellectuals is (while accurate) probably not the best marketing angle?

I agree with everything you wrote except this. If they can sell a computer to every aspiring pretentious faux-intellectual (being a real intellectual is far too hard), they'll easily make enough money to buy a small continent.

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