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Forum: The Other Half 2014-06-22, 21:11
Replies: 67
Views: 49,713
Posted By kimmoli
Re: Jolla OtherHalf eInk/ePaper display

some progress...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UbXSQx54NJE
Forum: The Other Half 2014-06-17, 14:45
Replies: 121
Views: 31,528
Posted By dirkvl
DIP_TOH -- lots of toggles! -- sold out!

Chronological path of activities
1. Jolla updates Sailfish OS, toggles in lock-screen customizable
2. Software tutorial (http://www.itbackstage.de/2014/06/14/jolla-toggle-bluetooth-kind-of/) is...
Forum: Competitors 2014-06-02, 09:10
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By pichlo
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

Well, Mixcrosoft has tried. Only they approached it from the opposite side. Instead of making their mobiles looks like desktop, they made the destop look like a mobile. With catastrophic consequences...
Forum: Competitors 2014-06-01, 22:17
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By Copernicus
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

What do you mean here? To my mind, there's not much difference between the top cellphone companies. (And this includes Nokia.) The only significant achievement in the last decade or so was made by...
Forum: Competitors 2014-06-01, 19:03
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By Copernicus
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

:) In a subtle way, this statement right here is the issue at hand: "I think that everyone can fundamentally agree that X is important. However, I think that most people will agree that Y is not...
Forum: Competitors 2014-06-01, 18:36
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By ste-phan
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

The majority of cars in the world is built pre-2010.

Collecting friends in a capital airport in a 3rd world country by late 90's Toyota Camry while streaming their homeland radio over 3G and...
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-31, 23:56
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By aegis
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

juiceme has already said it but the problem with this comparison is that you're comparing a jailbroken device with a stock device.

As soon as you jailbreak an iPhone, bang goes your warranty, OS...
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-31, 22:01
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By xanderx
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

Whole "smartphone" industry is built with the only purpose: feeding consumers with crap they actually don't need. Hmm...I've just realized one thing: some time ago I would use a word "customer", but...
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-31, 19:19
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By Copernicus
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

Hmm. You know, I haven't thought about that much, but the "rural area" consideration is interesting. Here in Ohio, cell tower coverage is pretty miserable (all the providers other than Verizon only...
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-31, 06:48
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By vetsin
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

nope. it came with the unit.

my personal reason for not going with apple products:
1. it is very expensive compared to other products that can do the same thing, sometimes even better.
2. it has...
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-31, 06:33
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By pycage
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-30, 22:44
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By patlak
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

You really have a washed up brain. Enjoy being the clueless majority. The majority happens to be idiots which politicians and said businesses love so much and use to screw with the normal people and...
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-30, 22:33
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By patlak
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

Are you freaking kidding me with those adapters? I should spend 2000EUR on an iPhone and all its gimmicky adapters (iR, TV-out, keyboard case, You_Name_It...) in order to have the same out of box...
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-30, 22:11
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By aegis
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

@szopin iOS and Mac OS X is Darwin underneath so BSD based.

Unlike OS X, iOS doesn't have Terminal, doesn't have user accounts, no sshd, no access to the filesystem. Apps and their data are...
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-30, 21:37
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By juiceme
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

Well, there it is, just as you sad it; You wish that there'd be similar community for apple as exists for Maemo (& derivatives...)
But there isn't. And won't be.

It just does not work that way,...
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-30, 17:36
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By daperl
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

Really? Then I don't think you're trying hard enough.
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-30, 10:03
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By Venemo
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

So you're comparing a 2009 device with a 2013 device and you want us to feel surprised that 2013 tech is better than 2009. Hooray :)
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-30, 07:43
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By patlak
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

Dude, with Apple, you're not in a pool, you're in a freaking tight and deep water well with metal doors locked at the top. You can't even see the light as if having those old school wooden doors on...
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-30, 07:37
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By patlak
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

Oh, you really are a stubborn one. Does everyone have a TV capable of emitting a wireless signal? N900 can be connected to any TV, old or new, you are excluding my usage of TV out on any TV. iPhone...
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-28, 17:28
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By pichlo
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

unwillingness to put all your eggs in one basket

There. Fixed it for ya.

I've noticed exactly the same pattern as marxian. His point was not to avoid corporations but to avoid a lock-in to a...
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-28, 16:51
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By thedead1440
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

Progressing technology =/= beneficial technology for all. "Smart TVs", Netflix et al may be beneficial for some but for those not willing to have their viewing habits on NSA servers are a bane.

We...
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-28, 16:21
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By marxian
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

I've noticed a running theme throughout your posts in this thread. The theme is one of dependency: You can access $SERVICE_CONTROLLED_BY_CORPORATION or control $PRODUCT_MANUFACTURED_BY_CORPORATION...
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-28, 15:11
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By marxian
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

They are not worthy successors. The apple (excuse the pun) has fallen too far from the tree, with even those claiming to be 'unlike' falling over themselves to repeat the success of the iPhone. It's...
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-28, 08:29
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By pichlo
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

Or even something as advanced as the backwards apostrophe. My other half's friend (who, by the way, has been an iPhone user since day 1 and has never had another "smartphone", so I assume she was a...
Forum: Competitors 2014-05-28, 06:36
Replies: 86
Views: 22,735
Posted By Mentalist Traceur
Re: iPhone 5S (iOS 7.1.1): The Journey Continues

Just this weekend some relatives'-in-law' were over at the place my partner and I are moving out of. We couldn't find the TV remote to an old large TV, but wanted to watch some show on it. Besides...
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