quote: save space by taking out CDROMS
quote: double the standard resolution on their laptop line
quote: implement intels thunderbolt
quote: the fact that most of DT users ignore Apples moves as influential and, at times, ahead of the curve, just shows that you don't understand consumer tech.
quote: at the end of the day flash isn't compatible with touch
quote: it isnt compatible with battery life
quote: it isn't compatible with 2012
quote: ugh, there i go, writing too much.
quote: apple shouldn't be compared to budget brands on price! thats ridiculous.
quote: they put effort into pushing a new standard that everyone copies and they will not put out cheap products.
quote: the fact that everyone can afford an iPhone just proves my point.
quote: Soon enough, however, they will drop in price
quote: remember powerpc's?
quote: i haven't enabled flash on my macbook
quote: i've taken the cdrom drive out of my last 3 macbook pros to throw in an additional HDD (talk about not upgradable)
quote: and i am tech savvy.
quote: i am convinced most of the apple haters don't actually know anyhting about the tech and the benefits of running os X (native productivity apps and unix side by side)
quote: my apple is running office v14/2011
quote: with a leap in logic like a fox news journalist taking things out of context
quote: i clearly stated doulbed resoltuion on their 15" books.
quote: cdroms went the way of floppies
quote: dunno why your comparing a 17" notebook to a 15" notebook
quote: you really had a hard time with my post, cuz i'm right
quote: but firewire was and still is faster than usb
quote: i dunno what your point is but your point sucks
quote: if you are denying the clear trend setting and influence apple has over the market then you're just delusional
quote: Cupertino users, as a whole, do not necessarily reflect the platform as a whole.
quote: it is made to be simple
quote: apologize for no paragraphs, i don't have time for formatting and would rather just say what i gutta say.
quote: its not a speed problem per se
quote: sites only use flash for advertising these days.
quote: why the hell woudl i want windows 7 to be productive?
quote: but i think a third party observer would see my point remains
quote: apples sets the standard and the rest of the pack catches up.
quote: apples tends to leave certain techs out (NFC) for whatever internal reasons
quote: i am not a PC hater.
quote: don't know your shit don't comment
quote: I'm holding out on the retina devices for a number of reasons
quote: i tend to buy last gen apple stuff cuz it marks down significantly.
quote: windows is weak and linux is a headache.
quote: my hope is that apples SSD charge will go down as more units sell.
quote: do you see how all of these things dont' change my point?
quote: the question is who said i wanted to run windows 7 and office 2010?
quote: who said i want to pay for the retina display
quote: apple still sets the trend.
quote: nice shot, but i win
quote: 1. the rest of my points you fought with a leap in logic like a fox news journalist taking things out of context.2. don't know your shit don't comment.
quote: i forgot this: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Newton_(platform)you mentioned palmtops. apparently this was risc, too, and came before its kind. man apple, you just such a follower. history of following. nothing trend setting or influential to see here. move along, sheep