Irinikus wrote:The "thinness madness" (which results in the application of crappy keyboards) that Apple is going through at the moment is simply due to the fact that the average person on Earth seems to have the same obsession and this is a marketing strategy that they need to follow in-order to survive.
Yep, this. Laptops did used to be too thick for many, I agree. However over the last 10 years, the drive for ever-thinner laptops has meant poorer keyboards and poorer trackpads too. Combine that with the drive for cheaper laptops and most manufacturers have also dropped the ball on screens as well (Apple being one of the few that haven't here).
In short, buy a laptop from 8 years ago and you'll likely get a better screen, a better keyboard and a better trackpad. Just crazy!
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