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Theres a big big reason (or 1000) that macs ares soldem seen.
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post #12 of 21
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Theres a big big reason (or 1000) that macs ares soldem seen.
I can think of about 5.5 billion....

It's called ignorant people.

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macs are ok.. i'll use one, but i'll take the modular..ness of windows over the straight-cut everything in mac..
    
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post #14 of 21
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I can think of about 5.5 billion....

It's called ignorant people.

remember many of those people can barely afford to feed, clothe and shelter themselves.....forget about even having a remote possibility of ever even just SEEING anything close to the amazingness of computers...


i myself AM biased towards Linux/Unix operating systems. MS sucks, MAC sucks more. Slackware and Gentoo are the ONLY REAL operating systems in existence.
if you dont understand these two, then Ubuntu is decent as well.

"wait you said you were biased towards linux/unix! MAC IS UNIX 2 U FANBOI!! !!! ONE ZOZZZZZOMMMMMMMMG NOOOOB OS X IS UNIX!!!! ONEone!!!!!"

yes and no

mac's os is unix-based;

its like saying MS is DOS based ***** how many ppl use dos frequently (unless you program in C++ or Java; or net send at school ) in windows???

they made it look pretty and so that grandpa/ma who has never seen a computer (NOT making fun, i am completely serious) can use it. its not for power users. whatever software you get for mac you can get same or better for PC.
    
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post #15 of 21
Linux=Unix based OS
OSX=Unix based OS

Wine can run windows apps on Linux, has anyone heard anything about it being ported for the new x86 Macs?
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http://www.thebestpageintheuniverse....gi?u=macs_cant

Just had to lol.. [Caution strong (rofl) language]
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post #17 of 21
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I can think of about 5.5 billion....

It's called ignorant people.

If you are serious then you are also brainwashed. geez.
    
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all i know is i love my macbook because its easy to use, convenient, easy... and fun to look at. and more. i use it for basic internet, word processing, chatting, music, it syncs easy with my cell phone and headphones via bluetooth. i can take it almost anywhere and be online.

Then i love my desktop because its big, powerful, it has the games, music, videos, and more. its the powerhouse that i use when i want more than what the macbook can offer. I like em both almost equally
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post #19 of 21
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If you are serious then you are also brainwashed. geez.
Half the people who say "macs suck"...haven't used mac. that's called ignorance.

I'm not brainwashed...I'm open-minded. I have a PC, and a Macbook. I use both constantly...

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all i know is i love my macbook because its easy to use, convenient, easy... and fun to look at. and more. i use it for basic internet, word processing, chatting, music, it syncs easy with my cell phone and headphones via bluetooth. i can take it almost anywhere and be online.

Then i love my desktop because its big, powerful, it has the games, music, videos, and more. its the powerhouse that i use when i want more than what the macbook can offer. I like em both almost equally
Me too man. Pretty slick laptop... I love my blackbook.
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post #20 of 21
People who open their minds too much tend to close their eyes.

I have used a mac. Big deal. Do you know for a fact that half the people saying "Mac sucks" haven't used a Mac? No, you don't. Don't make statements giving numbers or percentages that cannot be backed up, because there is simply no way for you to know that.

It's not what Macs do better being the issue, its what they don't do. If you can tell me macs have the versatility, range of software, and customization ability that PC's have, I'd certainly love to see it. I'm certainly not saying Macs are worthless or even bad computers at all, I'm just saying they're inferior in general. This seems to be the consensus.

5.5 billion people aren't ignorant because they don't use Macs. Maybe some of them, sure. But I'm going to use Occam's razor here, along with logic, to come the conclusion that more people (a lot more) use PC's because they are simply better overall for the majority of computer users.
    
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