Getting a fair deal?
jonathan at jkdwebmagic.com
Wed Aug 30 11:10:25 MDT 2006
On Wed, 30 Aug 2006, Hill, Greg wrote:
> So, yeah, Macs may be great and all, but the attitude of their sheep
> fans is kind of off-putting. I'll stick to paying way less for way
> more. And anyone who complains about Microsoft's monopolistic tactics
> should take a close look at how Apple does business. They'd be just as
> bad if they had that market share. They already ripped off Konfabulator
> and put several of their developers out of business by integrating any
> good idea that any Mac developer came up with into the OS or bundled
> software. I think they're going after Virtualization next. I hope that
> new startup realizes that their days are numbered.
Since I have started using Mac's (last year) I recognize that using a Mac
can cause a huge bias to develop in the minds of Mac users. I also agree
that Mac users can very easily become sheeple who call Steve their
shepard. I am positive that Steve would love to be in Bill's monopolistic
position. =) Even still, I am enjoying being a Mac user. Did I mention
the hardware is friggin sexy!
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