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I haven't skimmed through all the responses, but first thought is Android mixed with Windows Phone. It's nice and flashy, but hardly "innovative". It'll end up like Meego did.

Not a fan of the iOS interface. I'm happy with my GNex and Google ecosystem. And WP8 is sexy; I'll honestly probably switch over assuming they keep doing what they're doing, along with a new Xbox next year smile.gif
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Hmm, I didn't see anything my Android can't do. Maybe I watched the wrong video?
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Compare to Windows Phone 8.

Not one, nay, TWO adverts with terrible music.
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I'm using wp7 now, but I won't take the wp OS seriously anymore until they fix the seriously godawful app switching. It's incredibly slow and cumbersome.

That's interesting to me. I have WP8, but never owned a WP7.

If I hold the back arrow all the apps running are displayed, similar to alt-tab in Windows(except its not a thumbnail, its show the apps current screen) Then I touch the app I want, and that app takes up the whole screen instantly. Is that different than WP7?

Edit: Windowsphone.com says that functionality is in WP7, too. Are you trying to open the app from the app list, instead of holding the back key? Cause that relaunches the app.
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Meh....
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eh? I thought Windows Phone 8 and Nokia Lumia 920 = alternative to Android and iOS. srsly WP8 has the best chance at this as they have 33% developer interest, quite close to the 50% cutoff
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Looks like BB10.
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Im not so sure if allowing the manufacturers to make there own app stores is a good idea . Also i doubt they can stay out of the patent wars since apple has some crazy broad patents.
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So am I the only person that thinks WP8 looks horrendous? *flame suit on*
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I haven't skimmed through all the responses, but first thought is Android mixed with Windows Phone. It's nice and flashy, but hardly "innovative". It'll end up like Meego did.

I had the same thought, looks like android and windows phone had a baby
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