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This it will be good to some, now it's mainly good for Google and Amazon who are trying to win money in this new market, either directly and indirectly, and consumers who can choose increasingly better products at lower prices.

People were saying that tablets would be the future and would be the new PCs for every user, well with this new future comes also the late stagnation that has come to the home computer industry, the new thing ceases to be sexy after all when it's no longer new. Or do people really thought that Apple like growth would be sustainable forever? If the PC became cheap enough to be a low margin product by now then what is so different in tablets for this not happen?

As I said right here some people are expecting that: http://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=3627195

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