Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
 
No. of Recommendations: 0
I don't see any chance Apple will capture much more of the market than it has; unless a person is an Apple user already, it would make no sense for them to purchase such a limited system.

The argument that all one wants to do, in the main, is surf the net, and send a letter to Aunt Martha, would require a person to pay much too much for the basic Apple box, then too much again for a limited selection of printers, and a non-competetive price for software.

Apple made its bones in the educational market; now, with impossible budgets leaving schools with too few books, and no supplies, how can too-costly computer purchases be justified?

Apple, poor Apple, I'm afraid you are suffering the Curse of Job(s)!

Studley1
Print the post  

Announcements

Live Video Event Monday!
The GP team is hosting a live video event on Monday at 4 p.m. ET. Don't worry if you can't make it — we'll have a replay and a transcript. Click for more!
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.
Advertisement