OS Who?2213 (6/8/2010 3:16:14 AM) comp.sys.mac.advocacy Now I know how the Apple II fans felt in the mid-80s as the company
shifted focus to Macs to the nearly total exclusion of the ][.
Apple coulda done something cool like adopt the DirectX 11 APIs,
announce ... Mr
AAPL bigger than MSFT0219 (5/26/2010 8:38:50 PM) comp.sys.mac.advocacy At least at today's bell!
ol' jcr's prediction came true today!
Didn't see it coming that Ballmer would can everyone in their mobile
Real-world Market share9105 (5/20/2010 7:29:47 PM) comp.sys.mac.advocacy Windows proponents like to trumpet all the Windows PCs out in the
world, but as far as ecosystems go what really matters is the people
buying software, and what platforms they are running.
Million in a month0113 (5/3/2010 1:21:54 PM) comp.sys.mac.advocacy Took Apple 6 years to sell a million Apple IIs and 3 years to sell a
The million-unit mark was something of a heyday, software-wise for
The millionth Apple II ... Mr
300,000 shipped on first day18158 (4/6/2010 4:02:04 AM) comp.sys.mac.advocacy Apple sold 300,000 Apple II's in 1982 and when the 3G is shipped they
will have sold more iPads than ALL of the Apple II's shipped through
Don't mind us, Windroids, we're just having fun wi... Mr
Found my 5GB iPod today014 (10/31/2009 10:08:24 AM) comp.sys.mac.advocacy The OG model, now going on 8 years old. Same width as the iPod Touch, just a little bit shorter and whole lot fatter in depth. The Touch was the same price but it's amazing how much more advanced it is. Seemi... Mr
Popped into the Apple Store today09 (10/22/2009 6:12:58 AM) comp.sys.mac.advocacy Haven't been in the Valley Fair Mall one in about two years . . . place was /jumpin'/, on a Wednesday afternoon at 2:30. On the weekends it must be a madhouse. They expanded the Genius Bar to like 8 dudes work... Mr
MB Air021 (1/20/2008 8:59:02 AM) comp.sys.mac.advocacy Reminds me of the Cube -- a bit too much form over function. I recently heard through the grapevine that Steve is spending more energy on architecting the new Apple campus than products. . . certainly would be... Mr
iPod Touch09 (10/19/2007 6:19:27 AM) comp.sys.mac.advocacy Was in Fry's two weeks ago, saw they had one non-fuxxored (ie Week 38+) 16GB touch left, decided to get it since I thought it'd be more likely for a crack to be found in the older rather than newer firmwares. ... Mr
The New Apple Tablet - $499!827247 (1/27/2010 7:51:01 PM) comp.os.linux.advocacy Apple once again gives us a huge leap forward for humanity, this will give you a brief glimpse into what happened today... Price is $499, Huge 10" Color Screen, 1/2 inch thick... Wow! Never has so much UNIX ... apony(154)
On iPads, Grandmas and Game-changing321193 (2/3/2010 4:33:18 AM) comp.os.linux.advocacy (Cross-posting to COLA because most of these threads have been; why
On iPads, Grandmas and Game-changing:
How to compete with iPad125123 (2/7/2010 5:24:29 PM) comp.os.linux.advocacy http://mattgemmell.com/2010/02/05/how-to-compete-with-ipad ------------------------------------------------------------------------- [...] Several of you have announced you're going to create products that yo... znu(10395)