Apple’s Marketing Blunder Of 2009
With clarification and more details:
Hey, no one has to tell me the economy is total shit.
But this is huge mistake.
1) No Big New Product (goodbye, iPod Air/iPod Touchbook!)
2) It crushes the spirits of all Apple/Mac lovers
3) It leaves the field wide open for Palm to dominate the spotlight in January
Can you imagine the near-maniacal exuberance that’s taking place in Palm HQ right now — as they realize they now have a clear field? As all those worries evaporate about Apple crushing their CES unveiling?
Here’s the reaction from Twitter … look at the progression!
It hit The New York Times!
And then the Big One:
Meanwhile over at Palm HQ:
The Media Spotlight will be all ours!!!!