[FoRK] [meta] the OS debate

Jeff Bone jbone at place.org
Tue Jun 24 18:40:50 PDT 2008


On Jun 24, 2008, at 8:15 PM, Tom Higgins wrote:

> On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 6:10 PM, Jeff Bone <jbone at place.org> wrote:
>>
>> On Jun 24, 2008, at 7:47 PM, Tom Higgins wrote:
>>
>>> A mindset advertised is a product bought
>>
>> Bzzzt.  A mindset advertised does not imply that the product bought  
>> was
>> bought because the mindset was advertised.
>>
>
> Funny, I did not know you spoke for every product bought.

I didn't claim to.

   - the above statement is general
   - my specific comments about e.g. Mac apply only to my own experience
   - amusingly your elaboration of that point mirrors my own Winer- 
provoking critique of Apple c.a. ~98
   - not all choices comprise "lifestyles"

jb




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