Lately there are quite few questions about Apple Inc., commonly referred to as Apple.

Which tags should be user? , , other or no specific tag at all?

There are currently:

  • 5 questions tagged , all of them concerning Apple Inc.
  • 3 questions tagged
  • some 4-5 questions concerning Apple Inc. using generic tags like or
  • some 4-5 questions concerning apples using tags like
  • It hasn't been Apple Computer Inc. for nearly a decade. It's just Apple Inc. Commented Sep 4, 2012 at 23:48

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Creating a or tag and using that may be more useful and it will prevent having a precedent of each company getting their own tag. I don't think we really need to differentiate through tags questions about apple, microsoft, dell, hp, ibm, etc.

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