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I have to agree with LT, but not on technical issues. This is a question of business issues. You can look at many facets of different cases, but they are all distilled into "Path Dependant Behavior". Sometimes it is called "Baby Duckling Syndrome", but it is that the leader in a market segment is much better equipped to respond, and outpace competitors.

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