thesherwood wrote:This is an obvious winner for Apple.
Can they see the writing on the wall?
Ha, another genius thinking the most bleedin' obvious is missed...
thesherwood wrote:14 million guitar players in the U.S.
...or 16m, or 20m, or 13% of American(= 0.13x314 = ± 40m etc. etc.)
...these statistics are at best "educappearancing
guesstimates" - the validity of the number depends on the used definition of guitar player. In this case that definition is probably this equasion: guitar owner=guitar player. Not a great definition.
Yes, I know, it is the "greatest country on earth" - still, I have a hunch that Apple looks at the global
market. 50 million guitar players worldwide
.http://answers.google.com/answers/threa ... 20968.html
But, wait, Apple people probably realise/suspect/are aware of the fact/have been told that there are more instruments than just the guitar. My guesstimate? 150-200 million people globally regularly
make music one way or the other. 2 %.