Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 10th Nov 2011 15:02 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless "HTC has become the top seller of smartphones in the US with a strategy that's precisely the opposite of Apple's. Where Apple is secretive, HTC is open. Where Apple is exclusive, HTC works with all carriers. Where Apple is proprietary, HTC is collaborative. Where Apple customizes for no one, HTC customizes for everyone. It's the anti-Apple and, so far, it has worked." I'm not enamoured with HTC's product design as of late (too soft, too 'rounded'), but as far as companies go, HTC is one of the good guys. Amazing to see such behaviour rewarded - and once again proves what I've been saying all along: in the end, openness and choice always wins.
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RE: Comment by JimProfit
by Straho on Thu 10th Nov 2011 18:28 UTC in reply to "Comment by JimProfit"
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Normal people I frequent do not care about openness.

I think people should care about openness which could use.
I'm realy dissapoint that Samsung doesn't offer Samsung Kies for Linux.
But if talking only about phones we have OS, hardware manifacture, local mobile operators with different offers and some geographically services. Isn't easy for normal or not normal people to use and change them like they want, is it?

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