Why all the cool toys go to Asia

SFGate had this posted a while back, but worthwhile to read if you have always wondered and never knew…

America has its share of early adopters, but they tend to be the exception rather than the rule; the average U.S. electronics consumer is driven more by cost and value than by features and technological sophistication.


Personal note: What can I say: the US has the McDonald’s mentality. We always want bigger for cheaper. The land of Super-size it for 99 cents. And I was so looking forward to those 102 inch HDTVs…