quote: The problem with your arguments (like many here on good old DT) is that it only applies to the US. Indeed, iOS use in the US is higher than Android. But a look at the worldwide stats shows a different story - a clear decline for iOS over the last year, where Android is going strong.
quote: If we could side step the tribal affiliations for a moment it would be interesting to hear people's ideas as to why there is this profound disparity between platform usage. In particular I would like to know from Android users what may be deterring them from using their Android devices for surfing the web, shopping online, buy apps, clicking on ads, etc
quote: If Android one day has 90% market share and Apple 6%, will you be making the same argument?
quote: You're missing the entire point.. Google may give Android away, but it gets far more back in advertising and analytics.
quote: Steve Jobs: We're better than you are! We have better stuff.Bill Gates: You don't get it, Steve. That doesn't matter!
quote: they DID try to sell it
quote: Can you imagine the market share iOS would have if Apple opened up their hardware platform to other manufacturers?