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The problem is that this is not the model that is the most hip. What an iDevice user wants is one click purchase to download system. Apple knows this and knows that requiring such would defeat their competition.

Valid point I guess. I also wonder how a company like Amazon handles this situation.

Jeff calls Steve and they trade curses and laughs until coming to an agreement and handing off the details to VPs.

Amazon is too big to fail/be kicked out of the market.

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