Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 27th Dec 2011 16:24 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless And another case of the internet apparently wielding more influence than it seems to. To much dismay, Samsung announced last week that several of its popular smartphones, most notably the Samsung Galaxy S, would not be getting an upgrade to Ice Cream Sandwich. The internet backlash was palpable, and today, word on the street is that Samsung is reconsidering its position.
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Marketing research
by Temcat on Tue 27th Dec 2011 16:42 UTC
Temcat
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2005-10-18

I think this is how certain kinds of marketing research are conducted by prominent market players these days in our heavily networked world. You announce something that looks like your firm decision, then observe public reaction on the Internet and make the real decision.

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