Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 26th Sep 2012 20:08 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless "RIM has just unveiled the latest iteration of the BlackBerry 10 operating system, set to be released on new devices early next year. We have finally gotten a look at the UI RIM will be shipping, and it's an interesting mix of user interaction metaphors we've seen on multiple devices to this point and a strong progression from the version of the software we first saw back in May." It looks nice. I like it.
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RE: Too handy
by Neolander on Fri 28th Sep 2012 06:59 UTC in reply to "Too handy"
Neolander
Member since:
2010-03-08

It isn't very user friendly if you need 3 hands to operate it as clearly visible at 01:33 of the video.

Well, the title can be read as a "3-hands on" of "Blackberry 10" after all ;)

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RE[2]: Too handy
by MOS6510 on Fri 28th Sep 2012 07:11 in reply to "RE: Too handy"
MOS6510 Member since:
2011-05-12

I guess you can make all kinds of jokes, but as the extra hand is black you have to be careful not to upset the more political correct among us.

But I found it rather funny the extra hand showed up. It didn't really add anything and its sudden intervention was completely ignored. The voice didn't acknowledge it and the hands didn't seem to mind either. I would slap it.

I wonder why they just didn't reshoot it without the extra hand.

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RE[3]: Too handy
by libray on Fri 28th Sep 2012 13:38 in reply to "RE[2]: Too handy"
libray Member since:
2005-08-27

I guess you can make all kinds of jokes, but as the extra hand is black you have to be careful not to upset the more political correct among us.

But I found it rather funny the extra hand showed up. It didn't really add anything and its sudden intervention was completely ignored. The voice didn't acknowledge it and the hands didn't seem to mind either. I would slap it.

I wonder why they just didn't reshoot it without the extra hand.

The unpolitically correct are ironically the ones with the most problems with their position so they cry wolf /on behalf/ of minorities to "help" them out.... Or to desensitize others. Either way the strategy is actually pretty disgusting.
I note how race was not mentioned in this post until you came along, mentioned it and warned^H^H^H^H^H^H threatened everyone that the politically correct boogieman would be out to get them.

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