Linked by Kroc Camen on Thu 30th Sep 2010 12:12 UTC
Talk, Rumors, X Versus Y "I am truly shocked that so many people are being duped by BlackBerry's recent announcement of their tablet, the PlayBook. I have read endless comments from people who are saying they can't wait to get this tablet computer. Well, I think I have some bad news for you folks. There is no evidence that the PlayBook exist as advertised. Why do I say this? I will make it brief..."
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Kroc
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2005-11-10

Manu. Facturing.

You’re missing the comparison. Apple didn’t fake the white iPhone with CG and an empty shell. It existed, but they couldn’t get the manufacturing to scale at the last minute.

RIM are trying to pass off a product that doesn’t exist as the done deal. The iPhone however was being built, boxed, and sent to distribution centres as Steve was talking.

There’s a vast chasm between being able to build a prototype and having a product that can be unboxed, installed, and used by customers. Vast.

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