Sources: The New York Times, Twitter
quote: It's great that it beat the iPhone to the market but the phone sucked.
quote: It had a capacitive touch screen
quote: The iPhone had a well-built and well-designed OS backing the hardware
quote: The iPhone also managed to outsell the Prada nearly 7:1 despite costing over three times as much.
quote: “All this time we’ve been paying all our attention to Nokia, and concentrated our efforts on things like Folder (flip phone), Bar (candy bar), Slide (keyboard), yet when our [product] is compared to the unexpected competitor Apple’s iPhone, the difference is truly that of Heaven and Earth,” according to the email. “It’s a crisis of design.”“Can you show me the document that shows me that there’s a crisis in design compared to Nokia?” (Apple lawyer William) Lee asked (Samsung Chief Strategy Officer Justin) Denison.“No I can’t,” Denison said.“The only documents that you can identify from Samsung that refer to a crisis in design… refer to the iPhone,” Lee said.