Apple's heavy hand an opportunity for Linux smartphones like OpenMoko

Mike fromlists at
Sat Sep 29 00:39:41 CEST 2007

Giles Jones wrote:
> That's the problem, Apple doesn't want anyone to play around with their 
> product. They're really moving towards the console market where the 
> manufacturer thinks they own your product even though you paid them for it.
> It will backfire, Apple will wonder why they are losing sales and that 
> pot of cash they were filling will soon run out.

Yea, and then they'll just open it up.  Problem solved.  Flick of a 
switch, a firmware upgrade at most.

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