quote: Does anyone was really thinking that Windows 8 will bring people in drove to update their pc/laptops ? Windows 8 is such a radical move and bring nothing enticing to that platform. Why change your machine if W7 does everything you want just fine.
quote: If you have Win7-64, there's no reason to upgrade to Win8 Pro unless you have a touchscreen.
quote: XP was great for it's time. After SP2, you had a very stable product.
quote: XP was ****. Its a security risk and don't work with tons of new hardware.
quote: Name a piece of hardware that doesn't work with XP.
quote: Enterprise my friend.
quote: XP will have updates until 2014
quote: Seriously, take a look at the Steam hardware survey, 50% of gamers are still using a Dual-Core processor, 40% are using Direct X 10 graphics cards still and the average Ram amount per machine is 4gb.
quote: These don't include Windows 8 sales, regardless of what the stupid title says. Dells Q3 results are for July, August and September.
quote: It isn't really about needing a computer but about needing a new computer.The computer they have is "good enough" so instead of buying new ones people spend there money on "toys" (tablets).
quote: Yup... Apple will continue to be very profitable, but the growth period is over... Unless they start innovating again.
quote: Faster OS, even on slower hardware.
quote: When Android has the majority of the smartphone market but is still a lower portion than iOS of web traffic, app downloads, and mobile ad revenue, all it tells me is that Android is mainly on devices that are barely better than a flip phone.
quote: assuming that you are lumping yourself in with the rest of us
quote: You are forgetting that the competition has surpassed them. Privious growth was based on having a better product then competitors... They don't have that anymore.
quote: So many people I know - many of them Apple users - are not even aware iPad 4 is out. And iPad Mini, no excitement at all.