Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 4th Jul 2012 23:08 UTC
Google Apparently, this is a major victory of the patent system. This, this right here, this is what the patent system has come to. This is the destructive effect it's having on this once beautiful industry. Thanks to trolls like Apple and Microsoft, basic, elemental functionality is being removed from devices people already own.
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RE: Apple's posture..
by clasqm on Thu 5th Jul 2012 14:01 UTC in reply to "Apple's posture.."
clasqm
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2010-09-23

Believe it or not, in South Africa Blackberry has over 60% of the smartphone market. Android is not winning everywhere.

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RE[2]: Apple's posture..
by JAlexoid on Fri 6th Jul 2012 10:00 in reply to "RE: Apple's posture.."
JAlexoid Member since:
2009-05-19

Yes. 1mil activations per day are as true as the cake.

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RE[2]: Apple's posture..
by zima on Wed 11th Jul 2012 23:52 in reply to "RE: Apple's posture.."
zima Member since:
2005-07-06

Web usage stats don't paint the whole picture, but...
http://gs.statcounter.com/#mobile_os-sa-monthly-200812-201207
(plus, not many BBs in South African countries in http://www.opera.com/smw/archive/ reports)

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