Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 21st Jul 2011 22:56 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless Today, the technology world is gripped by what can only be described as a dirty war between iOS on one side, and Android on the other. While the parties in this war fight it out in the US court system, the web has latched onto this conflict like a starved leach to a nice juicy ankle, and this focus on just iOS and Android has had a rather unpleasant side effect. This effect was subtle at first, but now, it's everywhere. Yes, if you were to believe the web, iOS and/or Android invented everything when it comes to mobile operating systems. I will have none of that, and my PDA collection begs to differ too.
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by Neolander on Fri 22nd Jul 2011 08:02 UTC
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What I ask from a smartphone is essentially good PDA functionality coupled with good phone (call and text) functionality, so I can only agree that Android and iOS devices, which are average to bad at both (their strong points being rather multimedia, web services and fart apps), certainly did not invent everything in this area ;)

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