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These manufacturers are used to standards created by committee and arbitration rather than fiat. You know, the kind of standards that result in lowered specs to make it easy for substandard implementations to meet them. I remember when "HD" was dumbed down by bandwidth starved satellite providers who wanted HD to mean 720p (or 1440x1080i) instead of 1920x1080p, which was later named "Full HD". Consumers got fleeced.
Supposedly, AAPL tanked because the iPhone sales were lower than predicted by the Wall Street clown posse. Apple is being punished for analysts being wrong.Nostradamus would be jealous of them.
It's a trap!
Amazon is their golden boy. Not even angry publishers and book authors (over Amazon's strong-arm tactics) can get the DOJ to go after them.
Apple users aren't forced to buy media from iTunes. iOS users can buy and enjoy media from other companies, such as Amazon, Audible, Pandora, Spotify, or even Google Play on their iOS device.
The real story is that Apple convinced some 4 million people since May to buy and wear a "smartwatch" every day -- itself a young concept, and a nascent market, never mind that it is also a change in our habits. It's convincing the rest of us that we need to wear a smartwatch that will take more time, but Apple's wearable adoption curve is pretty steep, all things considered. If successful, it should also improve the market acceptance for smartwatches running other...
"But but but many of my friends are Apple Fans, and none of them have the watch. I highly doubt that Apple has sold that many."
Impotent rage against Apple's success. BF couldn't be more nakedly, transparently anti-Apple.
"Cagey" LOL. AI's new overused word. Last year it was "BESPOKED"
What should the headline say?
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