Bio not provided
Actually Windows gives you the option to Always Open With or if you uncheck the box it will prompt you each time (the same as Android).
1 year ago on HTC Shipping US Devices With Tweaked Build Of Android, Sidesteps Apple's Legal Team
How can apple claim such a patent anyhow? Windows and Linux have asked for file associations as long as I can remember, allowing you to choose an application to open that specific file type.