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Open Thread: the iPhone, Apple TV, Steve's other announcements?

Apple - QuickTime - Macworld 2007 Keynote

Apple - iPhone

Wow. Everyone here in the MacBreak war room is still perspiring as we let it all sink in. OS X. On your phone. Damn.

So what do you guys think about Steve's announcements? What surprised you? What else do you wish you'd heard? What do you think it will mean to have running OS X on your mobile phone?

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I have to say, iPhone...

I have to say, iPhone is emblematic of what's right about Apple. iPhone is (okay, seems) wildly functional, completely expandable, and... well, the thing just works -- easily, quickly, and the same way, no matter what you're doing with it. Watching Jobs demo iPhone was like watching a movie written by Charlie Kauffman; every little detail seemed simultaneously surprising and inevitable.




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