iPhone: Apple Responds to Price-Cut Backlash

Steve Jobs open letter attempts to pacify angry buyers and early adopters:

“There is always someone who bought a product before a particular cutoff date and misses the new price or the new operating system or the new whatever. This is life in the technology lane,” Jobs wrote.

“If you always wait for the next price cut or to buy the new improved model, you’ll never buy any technology product because there is always something better and less expensive on the horizon.”

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2 thoughts on “iPhone: Apple Responds to Price-Cut Backlash

  1. jaggedsmile says:

    While I can understand the disgruntlement of the early birds, I agree with Jobs. With the rapidly decreasing time span between cutting edge and obsolescence in almost all areas of technology, I can’t help but think the new badge of honor amongst the techno crowd will soon transition from “I got it first” to “I got it cheapest”. I see an iLeasing industry popping up from this…..

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