Samsung and the fall of the church of market share

John Kirk's post on Tech.pinions is well worth reading. Here's a sample:

All this bad news for Samsung begs the question: If all these bad things are happening to Samsung, why aren’t they happening to Apple too? I could be all snarky and simply say it is because Apple doesn’t follow easily disprovable economic principles and business practices — and that would be true — but it would make this article way too short. So, just for funsies, let’s do something that the High Priests of the Church of Marketshare never seem to do. Let’s stop and think.