Subject: Re: Apple played digital liberal nanny-stater, now faces severallawsuits
On 12/28/2017 11:28 PM, Mayayana wrote:
> "PeterN" <"peter,newdelete"@deleteverizon.net> wrote
> | You and I are not Apple's target customer for watches. I suspect that
> | few here are, regardless of whether they own one.
> | Just because I own an iPhone8+ doesn't mean I am a target customer.
> | <https://appleinccasestudy.weebly.com/apples-target-market.html>
> It's not about whether I'm a target customer. It's the market
> trend and has been for awhile. And not just with Apple:
> If there were a market I expect Apple would rule it. But
> some things are just too dumb. They tried to create a market
> because the idea of a whole new gadget market was appealing.
> There's not much more logic than that.
> On the other hand, why shouldn't I be a target customer?
> Most people now use computer phones. A computer watch
> is presumably supposed to complement a computer phone.
> But of course it doesn't. Even if it could accurately count
> my footsteps that's an absurd function. I thought pedometers
> were clever when I was 10 years old.
> If the target market is high income 30-somethings who
> want a watch for "self expression" then that's another way
> of pointing out that the emperor has no clothes.... Or in
> this case, that the watch has no function.
If I was the target market, my iPhone would have a built in, or