[Linux4christians] Why you should support Mac OS X and Linux
pastordavid at bibleseven.com
Sat Mar 28 09:30:51 EDT 2009
As in politics and marketing the numbers can vary widely
who is controlling the counting.
Follow the money and then ask who benefits from numbers that
abnormally-low for Linux & Mac -- despite record growth of
> Samuel Clough wrote:
> Actually I think the Mac number goes up quite a bit when you also
> segregate the market into home computing vs. enterprise computing.
> There are an awful lot of homes now using Macs, but the numbers
> probably don't reflect it when they include business desktops.
> 2009/3/27 Fred A. Miller <fmiller at lightlink.com
> <mailto:fmiller at lightlink.com>>
> Raoul Snyman wrote:
>> Last I checked, Mac OS X had around a 5% market share, and Linux had much
>> less than that (among consumers). I can feel that many PHBs look at this
>> small number and think "5%? Why should I support a whole new platform when
>> I could just blow some more money on brand advertising?"
> Well, the number for here in the US is much more than that, and even
> greater in Europe and Asia.
Have an http://Ultrafidian.com Day! Pastor David
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