Thunderbird market segments

Ben Bucksch ben.bucksch at
Thu Apr 29 00:55:39 UTC 2010

  On 29.04.2010 02:01, Dan Mosedale wrote:
>   On 4/27/2010 9:30 AM, Ben Bucksch wrote:
>>> Average Joes listen to the techies when they recommend something. If 
>>> the technies despise us (a very good and quick way to achieve utter 
>>> hatred by techies is to encourage     HTML mail, because it affects 
>>> recipients), they will not cheer for us.
> Interesting assertion.  While this may have been true in 1995, why you 
> believe this to be true for the general case today, I have no idea.  
> Do you have specific data?

Yes. I have friends. And other tech people I talk to.

Their opinion hasn't changed much in the last 10 years - if anything I'm 
surprised about their aggressiveness when it comes to this topic ("HTML 
 > /dev/null", calling Thunderbird names etc.).


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