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I heard Steve Jobs was dying from some disease called karma or something.
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post #52 of 377
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Originally Posted by Mygaffer View Post
I heard Steve Jobs was dying from some disease called karma or something.
Steve Jobs is dying because he invented Skynet from Terminator 2 and Sarah Connor came back in time to give him AIDS and kill him before he could invent "Inet", the predecessor to Skynet and doom the world to be enslaved by Hipster Iphonez and Ipadz.

You must not have learned "Future History" in college.
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To the average user, Apple is better. To the people who know how to use Windows, Windows is generally better. Both have their advantages and disadvantages. One benefit of windows for example is the support for just about everything. The first benefit of OSX that I could think of is that spotlight searches menus as well.

@ FtL1776: I don't know how not knowing the difference between i5 and i7 makes them a fanboy? Like I don't know but it's because I have no plans to upgrade from my Q6600 anytime soon.
    
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post #54 of 377
Post-PC? Seriously, who believes this stuff?

I am done with entering these threads, every time I do, I find something so full of crap it makes me angry.

Selling a user experience? It just works? Okay, if you can't explain why you are overcharging your products at least come up with something that doesn't suck.

So if your competitor is beating you on hardware and affordability, your solution is to say, they can't beat you because they aren't doing the same thing? What the hell are you doing with your iPad that can't be done just as effectively or more efficiently anywhere?

In other news: Andrew Ryan was modeled after Steve Jobs.
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Apple is garbage.

PCs for life.
    
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Microsoft wanted consumers to be stupid enough to use Windows Vista.

Yep, Apple customers are so dumb right? Go to apple forums and PC forums and look up “post your car†threads. On the apple forums you will find BMWs, Audis, etc. On the PC forums you will find Mazda Miatas, Chrysler Lebarons, and camaros.

Unless they're driving a V10 R8 or an M7 the brand doesn't matter.
I guess I should ignore the Lamborghini and Audi R8 owners who both own PCs and work for PC companies then...Or maybe my neighbor who just purchased a Nissan R35 who owns a PC.
Also 2 of my co-workers own Macs and they are driving beat up Hondas from the 80s that hardly run.
The wealth stereotype of Apple users is very untrue.

That link gave me a good laugh, thanks OP.
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Unless they're driving a V10 R8 or an M7 the brand doesn't matter.
I guess I should ignore the Lamborghini and Audi R8 owners who both own PCs and work for PC companies then...Or maybe my neighbor who just purchased a Nissan R35 who owns a PC.
Also 2 of my co-workers own Macs and they are driving beat up Hondas from the 80s that hardly run.
The wealth stereotype of Apple users is very untrue.

That link gave me a good laugh, thanks OP.
The entire financial industry uses.... PC! Then there is the moron that tells use to use a Windows Emulator on a Mac so we can trade and use the Mac for web browsing because that makes total sense.

Oh yeah and all the Mac people on this forum seem to use their example of buying used Macs for still over $1000 as some how Macs aren't overpriced.
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The entire financial industry uses.... PC! Then there is the moron that tells use to use a Windows Emulator on a Mac so we can trade and use the Mac for web browsing because that makes total sense.

Oh yeah and all the Mac people on this forum seem to use their example of buying used Macs for still over $1000 as some how Macs aren't overpriced.
Lol my buddy blew 2 grand last year on some Imac last year with a dual core processor and a Geforce 8800gt. Needless to say, he still gets railed on daily for that.
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I've been saying this all along. The age of netbooks is over.
AHH HAH no.

The age of netbooks has only begun.
     
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The worrisome thing is that Apple normally would never release this kind of info on their overall goal in the market. I think Apple is very worried about something...and I think its Job's health.

I may not like Apple products but Im not that callus.
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