[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2011/01/Lp8ocf.jpg[/newsimage]Just two weeks ago, Apple’s COO referred to the iPad’s Android competition as a “bizarre product” and “vapor” while gloating about his company’s success during a quarterly earnings call. Cooks assessment of the competition may have been a bit premature, however, as fourth quarter market reports have revealed that Android has stolen a “significant” market share from its popular Apple rival. Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/ipad-market-share-weakens-as-android-tablets-gain-popularity-39420/](http://www.myce.com/news/ipad-market-share-weakens-as-android-tablets-gain-popularity-39420/) Please note that the reactions from the complete site will be synched below.
Google’s android & the respective hardware makers still have a long way to go for them to beat back Apple’s market share. Agressive pricing & innovation will be vital to consumers maknig a value based choice over a “tech bling” choice.