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Whats up with the Apple hate from Android owners?

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Now I own the original Droid, but I don't go out of my way to find images of the green robot urinating on the Apple logo, nor do I care for such things. Its a phone, an iPhone is a phone, and I can appreciate them both.

Why do so many Android owners feel that they need to hate Apple in order to enjoy the Android system? I really don't get it. Does this prove that Android is better? Why is this so often addressed? I don't get why its such a big deal, to me it feels like maybe a superiority complex built from an inferiority complex, or vice versa? How do you feel on this?
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They're all idiots who can't be reasoned with. Same as the Android hate from Apple users.

Just ignore them and let them be.
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Why is there a young girl as your avatar? (unless that's up)
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Because the internet is filled with idiots.
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post #5 of 64
Because idevices are locked down while android is more of an open source device. Also usually have better price to performance ratio's. Apple hate is around because of all the people that worship Iphones and mac's while there are better options
Edited by Yumyums - 4/29/11 at 3:16pm
post #6 of 64
An iPhone is a phone? That's news to me.

Also. It's not so much as that I hate the iPhone. I just think Apple products are overpriced and usually wrongfully justified by the uninformed sheep that follow the products and purchase a new symbol of consumerism at each small "revision".
Edited by Kand - 4/29/11 at 3:17pm
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I don't need to hate the iPhone in order to enjoy Android. The two are totally unrelated.
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defo pedophile with that avatar.
    
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hes listed as an 'audiophile' not the only type of phile.
    
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post #10 of 64
Fanboys on both sides. Personally I never understood why you'd have to be so attached to one brand that you'd attack others personally for not liking it, but eh.
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defo pedophile with that avatar.

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hes listed as an 'audiophile' not the only type of phile.

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