Linked by David Adams on Tue 25th May 2010 04:07 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless Over at Daringfireball this past weekend, John Gruber put words to what many people are thinking about after Google's rush of Android announcements and not-subtle Apple-bashing at this week's I/O conference: "all-out war." I agree with Gruber that a good old-fashioned bitter rivalry could be a great thing for the computing world, and for smartphone/handheld fans in particular.
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RE[7]: Out of touch with the world
by Shane on Wed 26th May 2010 05:31 UTC in reply to "RE[6]: Out of touch with the world"
Shane
Member since:
2005-07-06

Android and iPhone OS aren't exactly niche at this point.

Feel free to submit news articles about other operating systems and we'll discuss them.

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spiderman Member since:
2008-10-23

Android and iPhone OS aren't exactly niche at this point.

Depends on how you define a niche. What I mean to say is that they are small when compared to the elephants in the room and yet they get all the attention while the others get ignored. Conclusion are drawn on the future of the mobile industry based on their development alone, which is an heresy.

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Shane Member since:
2005-07-06

I think that I finally get where you are coming from. You are a Nokia fan and you want to see Nokia's work acknowledged. You are bitter that Android and iPhone OS are stealing the limelight.

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