Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 14th Aug 2012 22:17 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless You wouldn't believe it, but something actually, truly interesting came out of the Apple vs. Samsung lawsuit yesterday. Apple had conducted a survey to find out why, exactly, consumers opted to go with Android instead of the iPhone. The results are fascinating - not only do they seem to invalidate Apple's claims, they provide an unusual insight into consumer behaviour. The gist? People choose Android not because it's an iPhone copy - they choose it because of Android's unique characteristics.
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RE[3]: Apple's world
by MOS6510 on Thu 16th Aug 2012 04:46 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Apple's world"
MOS6510
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2011-05-12


A lot of "nerds" would say the same about IBM thinkpads. In fact, I think thinkpads are probably more common than macbooks in the circles you are referring to.


Not sure more common, but at least one:

http://9to5mac.com/2012/08/06/nasa-used-more-than-a-few-macbook-pro...

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RE[4]: Apple's world
by zima on Tue 21st Aug 2012 23:28 in reply to "RE[3]: Apple's world"
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2005-07-06

Yeah, and there are ~100 thinkpads on the ISS, zero macbooks... Overall, we can be fairly sure that NASA used many more ~PCs in any of their recent activities / that link looks like realy trying to prove something / more than a few toilets at NASA facilities are also crucial to the work conducted there...

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