Tag Archives: Pre 3

HP makes webOS open source – Apple style vertical integration doesn’t work all the time

Earlier, I wrote a post pondering whether or not Apple could or should license out its software. Little did I know that only a few short hours later I’d be inundated with news proclaiming that HP was giving up on┬ámaking webOS open source. Initially Palm created the Pre and webOS to co-exist, but complaints about hardware, no marketing and no carrier or…

My perfect phone, what’s yours?

After years of waiting, and hoping, I’ve decided that I’m never going to get my perfect phone. I don’t think the iPhone is perfect, I’ve never made that belief a secret. There are so many things about the software and hardware that I would change. Saying that, comparing it to all the other choices, it does what I need it to do better than the rest and in a…