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It's obvious that Apple can't compete against all of these new Android devices.  After all, they haven't a good idea since the iPhone 3GS, every other phone after that including the new iPhone 5 has been nothing but rehashed Apple BS.

 

While the Android world has been innovating, Apple wasn't.  So now Apple is waking up to the fact that they are losing the war.  But instead of doing something smart, like I don't know... actually coming up with new ideas, they are suing Android manufactures.  I'm sorry Apple, I'm sorry that you're butthurt over the fact that the rest of the world is getting better than you are but that's way the cookie crumbles.

 

You have to keep innovating, you have to keep changing, or your competition is going to do that for you and put you out of business.

1 year, 3 months ago on Apple Adds Samsung Galaxy S 4 To Ongoing Patent Infringement Case

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Screw you Apple!  That's all.

1 year, 3 months ago on Apple Adds Samsung Galaxy S 4 To Ongoing Patent Infringement Case

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LG's name has been tarnished with the launch of the Nexus 4, if you ask me.

1 year, 3 months ago on LG Rumored To Be Making The Next Nexus Phone, Maybe Other Hardware For Google

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If LG is going to be making the next Nexus phone, then God help us all.  Good luck getting your hands on one.  Can we say... "massive shortages?"  It happened before, it's going to happen again.

1 year, 3 months ago on LG Rumored To Be Making The Next Nexus Phone, Maybe Other Hardware For Google

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I knew it was going to be unlocked given time.

1 year, 3 months ago on Update: Dan Rosenberg May Have Unlocked The AT&T Galaxy S 4 Bootloader, But No Release Yet

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 @Haloruler64 I am sure that someone will find a way to unlock it, given enough of a bounty.

1 year, 3 months ago on AT&T Galaxy S 4 Bootloader Locked, Other Carrier Models Might Be Too

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 @Haloruler64 That's why I said that if you buy it off contract, aka buy it at full retail cost, then they should provide a way to unlock the bootloader.

1 year, 3 months ago on AT&T Galaxy S 4 Bootloader Locked, Other Carrier Models Might Be Too

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 @Haloruler64 Technically speaking, when you are under contract they do own the phone.  You're paying it off during the lifetime of the contract you're under.  Now, when it comes time for your contract to end then by all means they should offer the ability to unlock the bootloader so you can do whatever you want to the phone.  They should also provide a way to unlock the bootloader if you so choose to buy the phone at full retail price.

 

It is far worse in the Apple camp.  They can't do shit to the phone without jailbreaking it.  At least Android, even locked, still provides a lot of customization which Apple gives none.

 

Yes, I agree that locking the bootloader does take away from your freedom to do what you want to the device.  AT&T must have had a reason.  Maybe they were seeing too many people turning in bricked devices that were caused by their misguided attempts to root the device.  People who think along the lines of "I have warranty on it, if I brick it, who cares.  I'll just play dumb when I get to the store and they'll just hand me a new phone."  If you want someone to blame for this BS, blame those people.

1 year, 3 months ago on AT&T Galaxy S 4 Bootloader Locked, Other Carrier Models Might Be Too

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 @Haloruler64 There's still a lot of things you can do to the phone without having root.  You can replace apps such as your browser, the email client, the text messaging app, hell... you can even replace the launcher if you're so inclined.  All without root.  You can even disable bloatware apps that are needlessly sucking CPU and RAM by going into the Manage Apps screen, select the offending app, and clicking on the "Disable" button.  Again, all without root.

 

Good luck doing any of that stuff on the completely locked-down, "it's our way or the highway" mentality of the iPhone.

1 year, 3 months ago on AT&T Galaxy S 4 Bootloader Locked, Other Carrier Models Might Be Too

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I really don't care one way or another.  For me, running the stock OS is just fine and I have absolutely no plans to root it either.  I came from a Galaxy Nexus and spent my time rooting, ROMing, and tweaking.  Now, I don't care about that stuff, I just want it to work.  I have my Galaxy S4 and I'm loving it.

1 year, 3 months ago on AT&T Galaxy S 4 Bootloader Locked, Other Carrier Models Might Be Too

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Personally speaking, I don't even want to root it.  I think I'll be happy running the phone as is with no modifications.

1 year, 4 months ago on Samsung Galaxy S 4 Rooted By Chainfire, Currently Only Qualcomm Model

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It may work, that is... if they are staffed by Samsung employees and not your average no-nothing, useless warranty-pushing, overpriced-accessory pushing, blue shirt wearing Worst Buy employee.

1 year, 4 months ago on Samsung To Setup "Experience Shops" In 1400 Best Buy Stores Nationwide

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I don't know.  Is there a difference between the integrated SwiftKey and the stand-alone paid for version?  I already am planning on buying the Galaxy S4 but I also bought SwiftKey.

1 year, 5 months ago on SwiftKey Powers The Keyboard Of The Galaxy S 4

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Nope.  I've been wanting the Galaxy S IV since the first rumor of it came out.

1 year, 6 months ago on LG May Push Up The Launch Of The G Pro To Avoid Being Overshadowed By The Galaxy S IV

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I've already admitted to myself that I have no chance AT ALL of getting a Nexus 4.  Google and LG failed this launch in the most epic way possible.  I wanted a Nexus 4 but I have no choice, I have to look at other phones if I want a new phone.  I have to wait anyways, the phone I want isn't even available yet.  I'm looking at the Galaxy S IV.  At least Samsung will make sure that there is enough of a supply on launch day!

1 year, 7 months ago on T-Mobile Ran Out Of Nexus 4's Again

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At this rate, you have a better chance of getting struck by lightning twice in the same spot in the same storm than you have of getting your hands on a Nexus 4!  Even a snowball has a better chance in Hell!

 

This whole Nexus 4 launch has been one gigantic EPIC FAIL!

1 year, 7 months ago on T-Mobile Ran Out Of Nexus 4's Again

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There will be other Nexus devices in addition to this one.  Google has said that they want multiple manufacturers to make Nexus devices.

1 year, 10 months ago on Possible LG Nexus Leaks, Goes By LG-E960

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If you're into the whole rooting and ROM scene, you can't go wrong with the Galaxy Nexus; even if it is the Verizon Galaxy Nexus.

 

Unlockable boot loader and more ROM and kernel developers than any other phone I've ever seen!

 

I have a Verizon Galaxy Nexus and I'm running the LiquidSmooth ROM with iMoseyOn's leanKernel.  This phone is just blazing fast even with ICS.  Team Liquid has promised that they will have a Jelly Bean version of LiquidSmooth within the next two months.  Unfortunately they've had to go back to the drawing board with all of their code since JB has so many internal changes.

2 years, 1 month ago on Verizon Drops Galaxy Nexus To $99.99 On Contract

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