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[AI] Steve Jobs grossly exaggerated Android tablet app market size

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http://www.appleinsider.com/articles...rket_size.html

While introducing iPad 2 last month, Apple's chief executive Steve Jobs described the competitive market for tablet apps on Google's Android 3.0 Honeycomb as having "at most 100 apps." The actual Android catalog appears to be closer to 17.

This combined with the "Google Ditches XOOM, Courts LG for Google Tablet [RUMOR]" ( http://androidcommunity.com/google-d...blet-20110329/ )makes you wonder: is the XOOM really worth it with only 17 apps?
post #2 of 79
lol Man. I thought that was a low exaggeration. That's a bit sad.
post #3 of 79
so?
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lol Man. I thought that was a low exaggeration. That's a bit sad.
this lol
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so?
you're buying something that costs more than an ipad, and only has 17 apps. and people complained when the iPad came out, nobody will complain about this because its not apple
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And how many will come out and be ported, etc?
    
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post #7 of 79
This is partly why I choose the ipad 2 over the xoom. I wish the xoom had the apps to compete. Side note I am loving my ipad 2.
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post #9 of 79
17 apps specifically designed for honeycomb...but any android app will work, just may have bugs due to not being developed. unless someone can tell me i'm wrong....
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Cue the Apple-haters.
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