First look at Apple iPhone OS 4

Today Apple let us take our first look at the new iPhone OS 4 that will be launched this summer. The list of new features is long and includes Multitasking, Folders, Game Center, iAds and more...
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54. taco50

Posts: 5506; Member since: Oct 08, 2009

To all the people complaining apple isn't about pleasing the tech geeks. They've never tried to win the specs war or even have the most features/customization. What they've done is create the smartphone with the simplest and best user experience. A 50 year old that's never had a smartphone can pick up an iPhone and have it figured out in a couple of hours. Try that with a blackberry or windows mobile. That's why iPhone is so succesful. And now it pretty much has all the functionality that a power user needs. No widgets? 99% of people don't give a fuck.

56. behold--me

Posts: 679; Member since: Jun 22, 2009

Thank You!!! Iphone defines simplicity. Blackberry's are confusing sh....stuff. and i have the samsung behold I (original) from t-mobile. I hate this thing. Widgets are pointless and useless shit.

64. iHateCrapple

Posts: 734; Member since: Feb 12, 2010

BlackBerrys' aren't confusing, your probably just too stupid or lazy to figure it out.

55. behold--me

Posts: 679; Member since: Jun 22, 2009

its basic. you want the latest-greatest phone n all this stuff. Well, the iphone just has so much going for it like apps and internet browser thats reliable and amazing, multitouch, IT DOUBLES AS AN IPOD TOUCH. All these features keep people running back to apple and iphone. Just think. What would happen if apple included MMS video capture and other basics in the first iphone. Then they would update it a little like the second one was in the 3G inclusion of the App Store. The 3GS? just speed difference. Maybe. Not much else. The main point: If apple released all the basic features into the iphone, they would be forced to come up with something new. They keep people and iphone FANBOYS crawling back to apple waiting like a pack of hungry dogs at Apple's doorstep for the new Latest-Greatest iphone. They keep so many customers because it seems like they are always adding on new features, but just adding some basics on there. People are willing to sacrifice some basic functionality for "the almighty iphone." Sales strategy. Learn it :)

57. lacrymosa

Posts: 6; Member since: Mar 25, 2010

+1 shows how money hungry apple is

65. iHateCrapple

Posts: 734; Member since: Feb 12, 2010

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