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"The thing with proprietary operating systems is that they are all the same. To these companies the operating system they are peddling is simply a product. Nothing more and nothing less. For a product to be successful in selling, unless it is a niche product, it must appeal to the widest target market it can. So what these companies do is market to the lowest common denominator.

"What this means is that you if compare operating systems to a cup of tea then no matter what type of tea you ask for, all you get is something which is almost, but not quite, tea. It doesn't matter who you are or what your preferences are, you have no choice in your proprietary operating system. The proprietary operating system you are using is exactly the same as the person next to you. The proprietary operating system is exactly the same as hundreds of thousands of other peoples. You have no individuality, you are simply a number on an accountants financial statement. You may as well be in the Matrix.

"However, you are not a sheeple. You are an individual person. You are unique and there is no other exactly like you, which is what unique means obviously :"

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