Apple iPhone – what’s the fuss?

Filed under: mobile,opinion,why? — jaydublu @ 5:24 pm

I’m sorry, I may not have been paying attention, but why is the Apple iPhone such a big deal?

Yes it does email, and lets you browse the web and take pictures, but so do most phones. OK it’s in a sexy Apple designed case, and has a natty user interface, but there are many other damned sexy phones out there too.

It now seems even the OS is being kept under wraps – if you want to put an app on the phone develop it as a web app – much as you would with any other phone.

So what’s the big deal?

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  1. […] Jim, for us here in the U.S. the iPhone is a big deal because it’s unlocked. Too, the iPhone looks like it might be a development platform that could open up a whole new world of web based applications. […]

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