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The great debate: Mac vs. PC
WFAA-TV Houston Texas ^ | 03/05/2007 | Justin Farmer

Posted on 03/06/2007 12:01:29 AM PST by Swordmaker

Ford and Chevy. Coke and Pepsi. There's no gray area in these debates, and in the world of computers—when it comes to Mac versus PC—it's a downright duel.

What's been brewing for years among techies is now a full-blown mainstream showdown. . . .

"It's strange and cult-like," said Doug Boehner WFAA.com's online operations manager and Mac fan. "Once you kind of drink the Kool-Aid of the Apple product you realize: Oh my gosh, this is what a computer should have been doing all along."

The Apple crowd says it's a no-brainer: intuitive software, fewer system crashes and no viruses to wrestle.

. . .

Nevertheless, some companies are making the expensive switch from Windows to Mac. Plano-based J.C. Penney says it has been thrilled with its investment.

(Excerpt) Read more at khou.com ...


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PCs are made to impress workers. Macs are made to impress...interior decorators.

--Boris

21 posted on 03/07/2007 10:51:05 AM PST by boris (The deadliest weapon of mass destruction in history is a leftist with a word processor.)
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