Linked by Adam S on Thu 12th Jun 2014 23:36 UTC

I am taking the plunge and moving from an iPhone to an Android device. I've been waiting a long time for Android to get to the point that it was fast and responsive enough, with a big enough application warehouse, wide enough support, and a smooth enough experience, to support me. Android is maturing with a consistent, system-wide look-and-feel, almost every major service now has an Android app as the counterpart to its iOS-first experience, and has a bright future with wearables, home automation, and more.

I certainly won't be the first person to change ecosystems entirely. Several have done it before, some looking for change or claim freedom, some aiming to save money, some because someone prompted them, some think they may be conforming by going with the ever-stylish Apple. I am doing it for this reason: for me, Android is now a better platform than iOS.

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RE[4]: Excellent choice!
by JAlexoid on Fri 13th Jun 2014 15:28 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Excellent choice!"
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Did no one around here actually watch the recent Apple WWDC?

You guys are mostly talking about the past.

When the other shoe drops this fall (new hardware, new device categories and additional features in the OS that never made the cut for WWDC) the entire Apple ecosystem will be transformed.

They are talking about now, not autumn. You are talking about the future... (Last I checked, autumn 2014 is in the future)

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