Originally Posted by Brutuz View Post
The point wasn't to succeed, although it'd be great if it did...They now have an idea of how many people would buy it, free advertising, etc. I bet if it fails that it'll be finished on the companies money alone.
Originally Posted by Otterclock
While that is a good point, if Canonical does NOT create this phone --- meaning the goal is not met and they don't kick in... they are FOOLS. This campaign can also be a bad thing... Meaning they fail, then Samsung and Apple capitalize on the demand that people want higher end devices and they are willing to pay top dollar for them 600-700 dollars, but if its coming from either of the two companies they could charge close to 1000 dollars for it and people would blindly buy it. PLUS it will have way less features most likely. I want this phone because I don't want a Samsung or iphone PERIOD!
They NEED to make this thing real or someone else will....