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I think Amazon's great. Never had a bad experience, and I order maybe 40% of everything I order online from there (because they have good customer service, and good service in general). Pricing is good too (probably because they use tax loopholes here in the UK!)
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Apple is such a troll. The douchiest company ever managed to become one of the most liked. Idiots will be idiots, and so i'm not surprised people bought into apple advertising. Amazon on the other hand deserves this; As a student I get free two day shipping, which they didn't have to do. On top of that they have amazing discounts and prices frequently, unlike apple.
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Originally Posted by serp777 View Post

Apple is such a troll. The douchiest company ever managed to become one of the most liked. Idiots will be idiots, and so i'm not surprised people bought into apple advertising. Amazon on the other hand deserves this; As a student I get free two day shipping, which they didn't have to do. On top of that they have amazing discounts and prices frequently, unlike apple.
Watch out, the apple people will hunt you down for making comments like that.
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Amazon.com has good customer service, which is basically all this poll is finding out... I can't see why anyone would really be surprised by this, or even try to argue against it.

I trust I'll be safe buying from Amazon.com, is anyone trying to say otherwise? If not, then you agree with this to some extent tongue.gif. As far as Apple goes, most people I know have been happy with the customer service there as well. Remember this is more about what they do after you buy the product, not whether they torture their employees or sell you a plastic box with $200 worth of parts for $1,500.
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This threads going to go downhill sooooo fast.

No time better than the present, this is re-post (of a post i made that likely hasn't been viewed by anyone because it's on a news topic from weeks ago haha).

[IMHO]

Apple and it's fan-boy's, are VERY sore losers- as soon as something is developed that's a little better, or smarter they flip out, start crying "copy-cat" and begin suing the piss out of everyone.

They make such a big stink over these "copy-cats" that their fans and the media get suckered into this redundant lie and end up defending it like the good pet troll's Apple wanted them to be on OCN.

It's Joseph Goebbels idea - "tell a lie until it's the truth"... and it's really sad.

The reality of it is- Apple has made some reasonable products (with unreasonable prices might imo)... but what they've done far better market to simpletons. They prey on the ignorant and their wallets and instead of teaching or informing they provide "elegant" adjectives and shiny plastic.

[/IMHO]
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post #36 of 65
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Amazon isn't a bad company.
I have no clue why Apple is in the top 5.

Interesting fact, if your computer dies due to humidity, because of Apple's case designs.
They won't cover/replace it.

It is obvious to me that you have no concept of the word humidity, and you in fact think that it means ocean.
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post #37 of 65
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Originally Posted by Marin View Post

Wouldn't any company take that position? They're not covering it because of the water damage.
I saw Amazon cover water damage once.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by pcguru000 View Post

No time better than the present, this is re-post (of a post i made that likely hasn't been viewed by anyone because it's on a news topic from weeks ago haha).

[IMHO]

Apple and it's fan-boy's, are VERY sore losers- as soon as something is developed that's a little better, or smarter they flip out, start crying "copy-cat" and begin suing the piss out of everyone.

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The reality of it is- Apple has made some reasonable products (with unreasonable prices might imo)... but what they've done far better market to simpletons. They prey on the ignorant and their wallets and instead of teaching or informing they provide "elegant" adjectives and shiny plastic.

[/IMHO]

Yep I know I cry copy cat..all the time

You are correct your opinion is humble I agree.
 
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Originally Posted by Art Vanelay View Post

I saw Amazon cover water damage once.

Key word. Once.

It's not standard practice. If you drop your phone in the toilet, don't expect the store to replace it because you're an idiot.
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Key word. Once.

It's not standard practice. If you drop your phone in the toilet, don't expect the store to replace it because you're an idiot.
My point was just that their warranty service is strangely lenient. The guy was on Amazon prime, though, so they probably just figured that the guy was a valued customer.
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