I’m proud of the UK tech community, but we need to sell ourselves better. Indeed, I took particular offence during yesterday’s Nexus One launch:
“Is this an iPhone killer?”
Lazy, ill-informed journalism. (And that’s before he’s even written the article).
So lets make it really simple with a nice chart. Why Google doesn’t want Nexus One to be an iPhone killer:
[chart stolen from http://abovethecrowd.com/2010/01/05/android-or-iphone-wrong-question/ ]
Google’s mobile strategy has always been a mass market, platform play. If you’re going to make lazy comparisons, compare them to Microsoft not Apple.