Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 21st Jan 2013 18:12 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless "With BlackBerry 10's official launch just around the corner, we happened upon a few photos of the final gold master version of the operating system running on a BlackBerry Z10 handset. Well, thanks to a close source at BlackBerry, we actually can show you about 100 photos of the phone's operating system in full detail. Every screen, every option menu, every app - let's take a ride together." Eh. Let's hope using it is a better experience than looking at it.
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by gan17 on Mon 21st Jan 2013 22:25 UTC
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Hmm, can't really form much of an opinion, despite the 100 scrots.

Agree with Neolander about the application settings/sandboxing/security options being interesting, but it's also worrying in some sense. If you're giving users that much control, does it mean you're giving applications a lot of rights out of the box as well? Kind of risky from a security standpoint, but I suppose it's more proactive than walling up everything by default.

I do like the font rendering, or at least how they look in the scrots on a low ppi (non-retina) display. Nice and crisp, unlike Android's Roboto which looks rather 'scrunchy' when viewed at standard pixel density on my desktop monitor.

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