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Poor Dpreview. Camera doldrums, reduced to reviewing cellphones and PS updates...



 
 
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Old July 25th 14, 08:20 PM posted to rec.photo.digital
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Default Poor Dpreview. Camera doldrums, reduced to reviewing cellphones and PS updates...

In article ,
RichA wrote:

Dpreview is an enthusiasts site. If Amazon bought them with the idea of
getting value selling cellphones and P&S cameras, they are mistaken.
Amazon just lost $126M for this quarter.


they didn't lose $126 mil because of dpreview.
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Old July 26th 14, 01:33 AM posted to rec.photo.digital
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Default Poor Dpreview. Camera doldrums, reduced to reviewing cellphones and PS updates...

In article ,
RichA wrote:

Dpreview is an enthusiasts site. If Amazon bought them with the idea of
getting value selling cellphones and P&S cameras, they are mistaken.
Amazon just lost $126M for this quarter.


they didn't lose $126 mil because of dpreview.


Did they make any money because of it?


do you own amazon stock?

if not, why do you care?
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Old July 26th 14, 01:43 AM posted to rec.photo.digital
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Default Poor Dpreview. Camera doldrums, reduced to reviewing cellphones and PS updates...

On 2014-07-26 00:33:57 +0000, nospam said:

In article ,
RichA wrote:

Dpreview is an enthusiasts site. If Amazon bought them with the idea of
getting value selling cellphones and P&S cameras, they are mistaken.
Amazon just lost $126M for this quarter.

they didn't lose $126 mil because of dpreview.


Did they make any money because of it?


do you own amazon stock?

if not, why do you care?


RichA hates anything which starts with an "A", especially if they are
successful and he hasn't been able to share in that success. Apple,
Adobe, Amazon, ....
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Savageduck

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Old July 26th 14, 02:12 AM posted to rec.photo.digital
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Default Poor Dpreview. Camera doldrums, reduced to reviewing cellphones and PS updates...

In article [email protected],
Savageduck wrote:

Dpreview is an enthusiasts site. If Amazon bought them with the idea of
getting value selling cellphones and P&S cameras, they are mistaken.
Amazon just lost $126M for this quarter.

they didn't lose $126 mil because of dpreview.

Did they make any money because of it?


do you own amazon stock?

if not, why do you care?


RichA hates anything which starts with an "A", especially if they are
successful and he hasn't been able to share in that success. Apple,
Adobe, Amazon, ....


when will he move onto 'b' ?

he has the entire rest of the alphabet waiting for his hatred and
ignorance.
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Old July 26th 14, 02:34 AM posted to rec.photo.digital
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Default Poor Dpreview. Camera doldrums, reduced to reviewing cellphonesand PS updates...

On 7/25/2014 8:43 PM, Savageduck wrote:
On 2014-07-26 00:33:57 +0000, nospam said:

In article ,
RichA wrote:

Dpreview is an enthusiasts site. If Amazon bought them with the
idea of
getting value selling cellphones and P&S cameras, they are mistaken.
Amazon just lost $126M for this quarter.

they didn't lose $126 mil because of dpreview.

Did they make any money because of it?


do you own amazon stock?

if not, why do you care?


RichA hates anything which starts with an "A", especially if they are
successful and he hasn't been able to share in that success. Apple,
Adobe, Amazon, ....



Not true. Neither China, nor New York camera stores start with an "A."
Perhaps is anything with an "A" in it.

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PeterN
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Old July 26th 14, 03:21 AM posted to rec.photo.digital
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Default Poor Dpreview. Camera doldrums, reduced to reviewing cellphones and PS updates...

In article , PeterN
wrote:

Dpreview is an enthusiasts site. If Amazon bought them with the
idea of getting value selling cellphones and P&S cameras, they
are mistaken. Amazon just lost $126M for this quarter.

they didn't lose $126 mil because of dpreview.

Did they make any money because of it?

do you own amazon stock?

if not, why do you care?


RichA hates anything which starts with an "A", especially if they are
successful and he hasn't been able to share in that success. Apple,
Adobe, Amazon, ....


Not true. Neither China, nor New York camera stores start with an "A."


oh yea?

what letter does adorama start with?

Perhaps is anything with an "A" in it.


perhaps he's already progressed beyond 'a'.

what letter does b&h start with?
what letter does china start with?
what letter does dpreview start with?

'p' is a ways off though. he'll get to it eventually.
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Old July 26th 14, 03:49 AM posted to rec.photo.digital
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Default Poor Dpreview. Camera doldrums, reduced to reviewing cellphones and PS updates...

On 2014-07-26 01:12:09 +0000, nospam said:

In article [email protected],
Savageduck wrote:

Dpreview is an enthusiasts site. If Amazon bought them with the idea of
getting value selling cellphones and P&S cameras, they are mistaken.
Amazon just lost $126M for this quarter.

they didn't lose $126 mil because of dpreview.

Did they make any money because of it?

do you own amazon stock?

if not, why do you care?


RichA hates anything which starts with an "A", especially if they are
successful and he hasn't been able to share in that success. Apple,
Adobe, Amazon, ....


when will he move onto 'b' ?


He has, "B&H Photo".

he has the entire rest of the alphabet waiting for his hatred and
ignorance.




--
Regards,

Savageduck

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Old July 26th 14, 03:50 AM posted to rec.photo.digital
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Default Poor Dpreview. Camera doldrums, reduced to reviewing cellphones and PS updates...

On 2014-07-26 01:34:47 +0000, PeterN said:

On 7/25/2014 8:43 PM, Savageduck wrote:
On 2014-07-26 00:33:57 +0000, nospam said:

In article ,
RichA wrote:

Dpreview is an enthusiasts site. If Amazon bought them with the
idea of
getting value selling cellphones and P&S cameras, they are mistaken.
Amazon just lost $126M for this quarter.

they didn't lose $126 mil because of dpreview.

Did they make any money because of it?

do you own amazon stock?

if not, why do you care?


RichA hates anything which starts with an "A", especially if they are
successful and he hasn't been able to share in that success. Apple,
Adobe, Amazon, ....



Not true. Neither China, nor New York camera stores start with an "A."
Perhaps is anything with an "A" in it.


Adorama.

--
Regards,

Savageduck

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Old July 26th 14, 03:53 AM posted to rec.photo.digital
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Default Poor Dpreview. Camera doldrums, reduced to reviewing cellphones and PS updates...

On 2014-07-26 02:21:00 +0000, nospam said:

In article , PeterN
wrote:

Dpreview is an enthusiasts site. If Amazon bought them with the
idea of getting value selling cellphones and P&S cameras, they
are mistaken. Amazon just lost $126M for this quarter.

they didn't lose $126 mil because of dpreview.

Did they make any money because of it?

do you own amazon stock?

if not, why do you care?

RichA hates anything which starts with an "A", especially if they are
successful and he hasn't been able to share in that success. Apple,
Adobe, Amazon, ....


Not true. Neither China, nor New York camera stores start with an "A."


oh yea?

what letter does adorama start with?

Perhaps is anything with an "A" in it.


perhaps he's already progressed beyond 'a'.

what letter does b&h start with?
what letter does china start with?
what letter does dpreview start with?

'p' is a ways off though. he'll get to it eventually.


He did, "Plastic".

Let's face it, he is miserable and hates everything.

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Regards,

Savageduck

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Old July 26th 14, 09:12 AM posted to rec.photo.digital
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Default Poor Dpreview. Camera doldrums, reduced to reviewing cellphones and PS updates...

On 2014-07-26 07:50:21 +0000, RichA said:

On Friday, July 25, 2014 9:12:09 PM UTC-4, nospam wrote:


he has the entire rest of the alphabet waiting for his hatred and

ignorance.


I love sheep who display weird, inexplicable protectiveness over big companies.


....and here I was thinking you were Canadian, not one of those
antipodal sheep lovers.

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Regards,

Savageduck

 




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