Message from discussion Good question...
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From: Alan Baker <alangba...@telus.net>
Subject: Re: Good question...
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In article <a0vk5hFf6...@mid.individual.net>,
MNMikeW <mnmiik...@aol.com> wrote:
> james wrote:
> > "MNMikeW" wrote in message news:a0sq7sFcf2U6@mid.individual.net...
> > Silvio Bierman wrote:
> >> On 05/03/2012 10:05 PM, Alan Baker wrote:
> >>> "Iıve been asking for years: Is there a carrier anywhere in the world
> >>> that carries both the iPhone and Android phones where the iPhone is not
> >>> the top-selling phone?"
> >>> <http://daringfireball.net/linked/2012/05/03/winning>
> >>> "It means that Android was/is winning in market share because Apple
> >>> was/is allowing it to.
> >>> Android was previously the top smartphone OS for both Verizon and
> >>> Sprint. But that was only because the iPhone was not available on either
> >>> network until last year. When it became available, it quickly shot to
> >>> the top. One type of phone outsold hundreds of other models combined.
> >>> Thatıs pretty insane."
> >>> Well, trolls...
> >>> ...let's see you step up!
> >> Slightly off topic but OK:
> >> Here in Europe almost all carriers provide both Android and iPhone
> >> smartphones. Apple had an initial lead when Android was less mature but
> >> has long been surpassed and left far behind by Android. Tablets are
> >> showing the same trend with Android very rapidly closing in on the iPads.
> >> Silvio
> >> Oh oh Silvio, you are now one of the "trolls" according to the
> >> pipsqueak from BC.
> > Careful! Baker will sic his triple black belt GF on you as he's
> > threating to do to some on the Mac group. She has kicked ass on big,
> > brawny guys twice her weight!!! A highly entertaining story!
> > You should drop by. The thread is titled "Android Tablets..."
> And like everything the pipsqueak from BC says, it's all a story.
Like everything I post, it's the simple truth.
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