quote: Apple has a burning hatred for Android
quote: Gotta love when a statement like that, attributing emotions to a corporation, is backed up by...another post from the same author.
quote: That said, I think Microsoft is the bigger threat here. While they technically allow Android phones to exist by licensing their questionable patents, the fees are so high that they basically become the profiteer of the platform. They can also raise the fees. Eventually no one will want to bundle Android as other options are cheaper.And Google may not want to work on a platform that requires all handset makers to pay Microsoft more than they pay Google...
quote: What year was Xerox Alto? I only ask because I was using a mouse with DosShell in 1988. DosShell wasn't much of a GUI but it was something.
quote: But thanks to the Google IP acquisition and the acquisition of graphics patents from recently purchased chipmaker S3 Graphics, HTC now has some legal fire power and is countersuing Apple.