Is it smart to limit software sales to only downloads?
dbrown 3 years ago
Apple's latest operating system OS X 10.7 "Lion" is only available by download -- it's not for sale in their large network of 285+ retail stores nor at their retail partners (Guitar Center, Amazon, OWC, Best Buy). Does this hurt Apple? Obviously the cost of manufacturing dvd's and shipping them was greater for their last boxed product OS X 10.6 "Snow Leopard", but are people as willing to give up optical media as Apple seems to expect?
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