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Linus Looks at His Crystal Ball

icing Re:consumers (102 comments)

Your basic assumtpion is that consumers buy hardware because of need.

If that would be true, how the heck did Furbies ever come into existance?

In our western societies need is really at the bottom of the list when it comes to motivations for a purchase. (Which is a good thing, don't get me wrong)

more than 14 years ago

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