I’m not in the habit of just posting links to other people’s articles, but I’ll make an exception here. This well-thought-out demolition of the Apple iPhone and the operators pushing for deals to distribute it is well worth a look if you have been wondering what all the hype is about.
From day one the iPhone has looked to me like a triumph of style over substance, and judging by some of the media backlash I’m not alone. This is the first article I have seen to really weigh in to the debate with a lot of coherent arguments about why the iPhone hysteria is bunkum.
Check it out on ArcChart’s website, here.