The Macalope Daily: Swallowed whole

17.01.2013, von The Macalope

The willful swallowing of unsourced rumors continues unabated! Today, Byte's Larry Seltzer takes a giant swig!

"Apple Not Dictating Terms Anymore".

The news yesterday ...


... in the Wall Street Journal that disappointing iPhone 5 sales have let [sic] Apple to cut orders from suppliers is the latest in a series of news events that herald the waning of Apple's dominance in the smartphone market.

It's like the Silver Surfer of news events! But, define "dominance." Because Apple still dominates in the one metric that matters when evaluating companies in a capitalist society: profit.