The ‘anyone else should be worried if Apple has any success whatsoever’ school of thought

John Gruber complained today that as soon as someone has success doing things differently than Apple, we get pundits saying Apple needs to start doing things differently or else.

But we get the inverse, too: Someone does something different than Apple, has little success with it, and pundits start arguing they need to change course and do what is Apple doing.

One thought on “The ‘anyone else should be worried if Apple has any success whatsoever’ school of thought

  1. Don’t forget the part when someone start doing what Apple does, they get mocked for just ripping off Apple.

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