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Author: coolprash Big gold star, 5000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 204085  
Subject: Useit.com: mac does not matter Date: 1/9/2006 2:26 PM
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http://www.useit.com/alertbox/internet_growth.html

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Another implication of this demographic shift: U.S. market share and Silicon Valley buzz will become less important than international use as the metric for judging the potential of companies and technologies. The Mac, for example, already matters less than you think. Although it has a prominent role in the U.S., it's hard to refer to a company with single-digit market share as "dominant." In Asia, the Mac is practically nonexistent.
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Subject: Re: Useit.com: mac does not matter Date: 1/9/2006 6:23 PM
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Although it has a prominent role in the U.S., it's hard to refer to a company with single-digit market share as "dominant." In Asia, the Mac is practically nonexistent.

Hmm. 6 billion people on the planet. I'll even take a rounding error.

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