"Apple's entry into the space validates our market." That's what I usually hear from startup CEOs when whatever function their small, clever app does gets baked into an iOS or OS X update. I think I've heard it a hundred times, almost every time Apple, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, or Twitter has made a major move.
What the CEO really means: "Oh boy, we're toast." Or, "Maybe a big competitor to Apple (or whoever) will buy us, oh please oh please."
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