Slash Boxes
NOTE: use Perl; is on undef hiatus. You can read content, but you can't post it. More info will be forthcoming forthcomingly.

All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

use Perl Log In

Log In

[ Create a new account ]

gnat (29)

  (email not shown publicly)

Journal of gnat (29)

Monday September 23, 2002
04:56 PM

Palm razors

[ #7952 ]
Palm Computing's application of the razors and blades strategy appears to only have one problem: they don't sell the blades. Compare, of course, to Apple's strategy, where they sell razors, blades, and shaving foam, at sky-high prices.


The Fine Print: The following comments are owned by whoever posted them. We are not responsible for them in any way.
More | Login | Reply
Loading... please wait.
  • God that old article on theregister is a piece of garbage. Not only because of the ridiculous focus on wildly improbable version numbers, or that $400 figure (wasn't it $30 for beta, $129x2 for 10.0 and 10.2? Maybe it's just me, but that seems to equal $288, assuming no rebates or discounts) but also because of the entire second last paragraph. WTF?

    Even with maximum charity --assuming the author is pointing at the FreeBSD-synching effort-- I think they've got the version numbers wrong. (Maybe this was pr
  • Using the same analogy Microsoft sells razor blades and shaving cream the accelerates hair growth.