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____/ JEDIDIAH on Tuesday 20 Oct 2009 14:31 : \____
> On 2009-10-20, Ezekiel <zeke@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> "Roy Schestowitz" <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
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>>>> Hmmm.... 17% increase in Mac sales....I wonder whose hide that came
>>>> out of?? I guess the recession is not an excuse...
>> Out of the hyde of desktop Linux - many of those people were converts who
>> wanted an alternate OS. They rejected Linux and went with OSX.
> ...the visibility provided by dedicated storefronts and years of
> effective advertising (including TV commercials) certainly helps.
>>> Red Hat second-quarter profit increases 37%
>> Compared to Apple - Redhat is very unimpressive. Apple already has 10x the
>> sales of Redhat and it's also growing faster than Redhat.
> Redhat is not a "consumer products" company.
I guess we should compare IBM and ORCL to Apple.
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