[FoRK] Claim Chowder - How Many iPads Sold in 2010?

Lucas Gonze lucas.gonze at gmail.com
Fri Jan 21 15:55:12 PST 2011


I'm all for it.  Kiva gift card is on the way.

And happy to be wrong.  It's good to see the iPad do so well, given how much
craftsmanship they put into it and how much of a long shot the tablet
category has been.

On Fri, Jan 21, 2011 at 2:19 PM, Lorin Rivers <lrivers at mosasaur.com> wrote:

> I love that idea. Put your money where your mouth is!
>
> On Jan 21, 2011, at 16:12 , Dr. Ernie Prabhakar wrote:
>
> > Hi Gordon,
> >
> > On Jan 21, 2011, at 1:23 PM, Gordon Mohr wrote:
> >> Nice job of betting your passionate conviction. I really thought by
> having the number above even the most bullish professional analysts – one of
> whom (unquoted by Gruber) had predicted about 13 million through mid-2011 –
> I was safe.
> >
> > Just goes to show that being a professional isn't always whats its
> cracked up to be. -)
> >
> >> Still, I love the iPad and am happy to be wrong.
> >
> > :-)
> >
> >> And, let this be an example to those often making
> gloomy-but-untestable-and-unbacked predictions (cough, *Beberg*, cough) –
> it's not really hard or painful to get tangible on the record.
> >
> > I often fantasize about a world where every pundit was required to wage
> real money on every public prediction they made, with comprehensive tracking
> and ratings.
> >
> > I am still amazed that financial analysts are *not* formally tracked in
> that manner...
> >
> > -- Ernie P.
> >
> >
> > _______________________________________________
> > FoRK mailing list
> > http://xent.com/mailman/listinfo/fork
>
> --
> Lorin Rivers
> Mosasaur: Killer Technical Marketing <http://www.mosasaur.com>
> <mailto:lrivers at mosasaur.com>
> 512/203.3198 (m)
>
>
>
> _______________________________________________
> FoRK mailing list
> http://xent.com/mailman/listinfo/fork
>


More information about the FoRK mailing list