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post #51 of 90
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Originally Posted by Stealth Pyros View Post
I mostly find it hilarious not out of copying Android's notification bar, but out of remembering that Steve Jobs once critiqued and bashed the concept of the notification bar, saying that it is not necessary and just adds clutter.
Didn't they say that about the status bar as well?
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post #52 of 90
Wrong. iOS notifications has been on the iPhone for years. Apple hired the developer who's been doing it as a 3rd party app. Has nothing to do with Android.

Some people are just so dense...
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In my honest, un-biased opinion this is far more important than the shape of the GSII being similar to the iphone's.
post #54 of 90
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Tech companies copy each other all the time. Not that big of a deal, imo.
Not a big deal? Tell apple that, seems like copying is a huge deal to them in every aspect
    
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INFRINGEMENT, LOOK AND FEEL.lolcaps
post #56 of 90
that actually looks very similar, but so perty
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post #57 of 90
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get over it, that's business.

Coming from a 3gs to my sii, i can tell that this thing is an imitation of an iphone in nearly every single aspect. From physical features to the feel of the os.

When you see something in the market that is successful, you look at how you can adapt and improve such features into your own product. It's not right, but it's how the world works and android is far from innocent, they're all as bad as each other.

I don't see why apple has to be the criminal all of the time.
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Gotta complain about something. Yesterday was the specs of the 4S, today it's notifications, tomorrow it will be something else. Just another day on OCN. Nothing to see here.
 
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post #59 of 90
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Originally Posted by IcedEarth View Post
Get over it, that's business.

Coming from a 3GS to my SII, I can tell that this thing is an imitation of an iPhone in nearly every single aspect. From physical features to the feel of the OS.

When you see something in the market that is successful, you look at how you can adapt and improve such features into your own product. It's not right, but it's how the world works and Android is far from innocent, they're all as bad as each other.

I don't see why Apple has to be the criminal all of the time.
The hate is fair play after Apple's court cases against Samsung. This is the same thing, yet now we're supposed to hate android instead of Apple?
post #60 of 90
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Originally Posted by IcedEarth View Post
Get over it, that's business.

Coming from a 3GS to my SII, I can tell that this thing is an imitation of an iPhone in nearly every single aspect. From physical features to the feel of the OS.

When you see something in the market that is successful, you look at how you can adapt and improve such features into your own product. It's not right, but it's how the world works and Android is far from innocent, they're all as bad as each other.

I don't see why Apple has to be the criminal all of the time.
I don't think it's Apple being the criminal, it's Apple attacking Android and its partners (especially Samsung and TouchWiz in this case - which is rather iOS in appearance) and then implementing a drop-down style notification system.

So, sue company for ripping off our appearance, then rip-off Andriod notification bar.

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Funny how I read that right after Android is rolling out updates to change the behavior of scrolling bouncing when reaching the top or bottom of a list. Lawsuit!!
Can you give me the link for this? I really hope they don't change edge glow, I find it much nicer than bounce, and bounce of course is fully iOS.
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