13 Aug '12, 7pm

The Amazon Smartphone: Rumors of an Amazon smartphone are too loud to be ignored

All indications are that we’ll see a new iPhone in the fall. That said, Apple, particularly with their latest earnings release, has shown that they’re not going to be beholden to other people’s expectations. They ship products literally when they’re done; they try not to ship a lot of products that are half-done and then fix them after they’ve shipped. Not to say they haven’t done it, but it’s become increasingly uncommon—let’s put it that way. If I look at any company, they’re the ones that will stick with something until they feel it meets a very high quality bar. So, for example, if some manufacturing problem cropped up—and by the way, we would expect if these are going to launch in October they are making them now, because any Apple launch requires supply of millions of devices on day one, and you can’t build those overnight—if they were to run into a production glitch...

Full article: http://spectrum.ieee.org/podcast/telecom/wireless/the-ama...

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