Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 29th Dec 2011 16:22 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless It all started with Apple/TechCrunch blogger M.G. Siegler making a huge fuss over something he didn't understand, and while that in and of itself isn't particularly interesting, one of the outcomes of this little internet drama is a comment on Google+ (the tenth one) that so perfectly encapsulates just how important Android is for the world that I felt the need to share it with you. It's the holiday season after all.
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RE: I am confused.
by Neolander on Thu 29th Dec 2011 23:50 UTC in reply to "I am confused. "
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"Free with a contract" ? Yes, of course... What kind of contract, exactly ? How much does it cost a month ?

Don't believe that carriers can make hundreds of euros magically disappear. Phones cost money, even if they cost carriers a tiny bit less because they buy in bulk. "Smartphone" contracts costing €40 a month is what makes iPhones and other Nexuses *seem* so cheap. They aren't.

(Disclaimer : I buy my phones unlocked, with the cheapest available contract that fits my needs.)

Edited 2011-12-29 23:59 UTC

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