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Started by bossab2 on 26-Dec-2016 15:49:14
The iphone's 10th Birthday

I wonder who in the R&D department said:

"So why don't we replace all those fiddly little buttons on a mobile phone - with a touchscreen ?"

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-38320198

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Bleu11 - 26 Dec 2016 15:59:50 (#1 of 2)

I shared a train ride with a fanboi ~10 years ago who thought touchscreen tech was invented by Apple because they owned the patents.

I have a feeling that he voted for Trump this year.

bossab2 - 26 Dec 2016 16:29:37 (#2 of 2)

The really clever bit was the licencing arrangements in the appstore which encouraged developers to use their creativity.

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