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Albert Nurick wrote:
> In an article with a slighly inaccurate headline, MSNBC carries the AP
> story about declining PDA sales.
> Reading the story reveals some interesting details.
> palmOne's shipments are down 9% to 3.7 million, from 4 million in 2003.
> Sony's dropped to 419,000 from 1.4 million. (Sony pulled out of the US
> A very interesting note at the bottom:
> "Shipments from other leading PDA makers, such as Hewlett-Packard Co.,
> Dell Inc. and Medion AG, increased, but not enough to offset the overall
> market's downward spiral.
> "Those three companies all make PDAs that run Microsoft operating
> So it appears that PalmOS sales are down, and Pocket PC sales are up;
> that wouldn't have been as good of a headline, though.
> Read it all:
I referred to your words (see below) and I hope you don't mind.