Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 26th Aug 2012 10:28 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless In light of the jury verdict in Apple vs. Samsung, the one-liners and jokes flew back and forth. One in particular, by Dan Frakes, has been copied and pasted all over the web, and it goes like this: "When the iPhone debuted, it was widely criticized for having no buttons/keys. Now people think the iPhone's design is 'obvious'." This is a very common trend in this entire debate that saddens me to no end: the iPhone is being compared to simple feature phones, while in fact, it should be compared to its true predecessor: the PDA. PDAs have always done with few buttons.
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RE[3]: Comment by kovacm
by MOS6510 on Mon 27th Aug 2012 06:56 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by kovacm"
MOS6510
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Crappy? Then explain how people could hack ATM's and break in to the Cyberdyne Systems lab using an Atari Portfolio!

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RE[4]: Comment by kovacm
by kovacm on Tue 28th Aug 2012 08:59 in reply to "RE[3]: Comment by kovacm"
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2010-12-16

Crappy? Then explain how people could hack ATM's and break in to the Cyberdyne Systems lab using an Atari Portfolio!

it was special version with TOS ;)

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