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Google Files Its Answers, Too

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Aug 21, 2009, 4:44 PM   by Eric M. Zeman   @phonescooper

Google also responded officially to the FCC's request for more information about the Google Voice application. Google had no part in pulling the application, and provides details about what the application does and how it and other Google services are similar to some of the services offered by Apple. The most sensitive question asked of Google (what explanation did Google receive from Apple for the application's rejection) was unfortunately blocked from public view.

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Aug 22, 2009, 4:57 PM

What did Apple promise?

They promised a unique phone. (check)

They promised a superior user interface. (check)

They promised a really nice iPod.(check)

They promised a great phone to use the internet on. (check)

They promised a lot of great apps to help you get more out of your phone. (check)

Look, Apple promised a lot of things with thier phone. They delivered on every single one of them.

Whats with the entitled attitude?


Those of us who own it love it.

There is a reason for that. And it's not the hype. It's the phone. Take a look at the hype the storm got, customers hate it. The instinct, the pre, the wing, the list goes on. Phones that were hyped up to the point o...
You obviously don't read up about what people think of the iphone.

So you like the phone, great. But there are quite a few who don't. (some going so far as to setting up a second line for voice, or getting a mifi so they can actually have data)
There is a lot to say about Hype. It can create an illusion of something great that actually causes a frenzy of poularity only to dwindle by the fundamentals of reality. Pet Rocks, Dogless Leashes, 8 balls, Hula Hoops, Motorola Razors and so forth. al...
The argument that apple provides a superior product and can therfore "do what it wants" is fallacious and silly.

"Yes but we make a great phone" is not a legal defence.

Apple also promised to abide by all laws regarding fair business practices w...

Aug 21, 2009, 6:53 PM

Dear Apple.....

Dear Apple,

you sold me this phone.. Let me choose what Applications I can use on it! especially since i am paying over a $100.00 a month for service!!
Dear Ceric20,

Thank you for your support in purchasing our product. We here at Apple, are committed to and pride ourselves on delivering the most advanced device in the wireless industry.

After carefully reading your letter, The Apple Managem...

Aug 21, 2009, 5:30 PM


What? Thats the only thing that matters. I wonder if it contained trade secrets, like Google voice is easy it is just one phone set to call forward to Google servers and literally costs $50 per month cuz that phone is a metroPCS

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