1. FFR's Avatar
    Yeah, call me back when BlackBerry becomes relevant again. (Doubt you will EVER call.)
    You would need a time machine to be able to accept that call .
    06-03-2014 10:01 AM
  2. FFR's Avatar
    You never know, Apple went through a rough patch in the past and look at them now


    Sent from my iPhone 5S
    Actually we do know.
    We have known for quite some time.
    Blackberry is dead.
    06-03-2014 10:07 AM
  3. fatfury's Avatar
    So what?? How many things could be identified about BB10 OS that resemble something that Apple did first?
    Great point. Unfortunately, with the announcement of iOS 8, comments about similarities and copying other OS's are going to be saturating the forums.
    06-03-2014 11:30 AM
  4. nikkisharif's Avatar
    Just found out the look of quick reply depends on if you have notifications setup as banners or alerts. I briefly changed mine so I could get a screen shot

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    06-03-2014 01:43 PM
  5. lui22's Avatar
    Just found out the look of quick reply depends on if you have notifications setup as banners or alerts. I briefly changed mine so I could get a screen shot

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    I dont know why but I really like this more than the other way. ChompSMS has it like this for quick reply on my Nexus. For full touch phones this at least to me seems more- correct
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    06-03-2014 03:43 PM
  6. mmcfly23's Avatar
    Blackberry did not invent QuickReply. A lot of bb users would know that if they used/tried other platforms. I'm pretty sure that there are a ton of threads on cb spreading incorrect information regarding the added features to ios...
    mikeo007 and FFR like this.
    06-03-2014 06:00 PM
  7. lui22's Avatar
    Blackberry did not invent QuickReply. A lot of bb users would know that if they used/tried other platforms. I'm pretty sure that there are a ton of threads on cb spreading incorrect information regarding the added features to ios...
    The way it works or displays. WebOS created the banner concept. Quick reply from the banner though is more BlackBerry.
    kataran likes this.
    06-03-2014 06:19 PM
  8. HankAZ's Avatar
    The way it works or displays. WebOS created the banner concept. Quick reply from the banner though is more BlackBerry.
    Well, NOW, it’s Apple. #movingon
    BreakingKayfabe likes this.
    06-03-2014 06:33 PM
  9. lui22's Avatar
    Well, NOW, it’s Apple. #movingon
    Leave it to Apple to #remix and improve concepts already out there.
    06-03-2014 06:42 PM
  10. Beyond Fire's Avatar
    Leave it to Apple to #remix and improve concepts already out there.
    And why shouldn't they? Why let good features go to waste on an irrelevant and dying platform?


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    06-03-2014 07:28 PM
  11. Berry_Pink's Avatar
    Apple copied predictive text from the BlackBerry keyboard and BlackBerry copied probably how the icons are arranged on the homescreen.
    Actually if we're going to play that game android and Windows phone had that long before blackberry got predictive suggestions and blackberry predictive suggestions were licenced by swiftkey the 3rd party android keyboard.

    Windows phone had pop up quick replies before blackberry,cyanagen mod and other custom android roms had quick replies before blackberry too.

    Blackberry 10 was nearly a 1:1 rip off of meego and webos

    It makes me laugh how users at crackberry and the op who's come over here to cause trouble are going on like BlackBerry invented these features first when they're notorious of ripping features from other operating systems themselves since os10 came out. They didn't invent them or improve them but Apple has really polished them and turned them into fully functional features I wish android would implement.

    It's funny how when it's blackberry the defence is 'oh everyone steals from each other no big deal how different can you even make a feature?' But with this Apple release its suddenly blackberry invented this and that (when they didn't) and Apple are disgusting for copying.
    06-03-2014 11:39 PM
  12. Dennisgarcia's Avatar
    Just found out the look of quick reply depends on if you have notifications setup as banners or alerts. I briefly changed mine so I could get a screen shot

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    oh awesome! i was actually wondering why apple didn't instill this feature on iOS 8. turns out i had banners on the entire time. switch my messages to alerts instead how fun.

    has anyone tried testing it with Facebook? is the Like and comment boxes on there?
    nikkisharif likes this.
    06-04-2014 12:14 AM
  13. FFR's Avatar
    The way it works or displays. WebOS created the banner concept. Quick reply from the banner though is more BlackBerry.
    That's a bold faced lie.
    I maintain blackberry stole the concept from apple's jail breaking community and I'm not the only one.
    http://www.tuaw.com/2014/06/03/ios-8...=rss_truncated
    06-04-2014 02:38 AM
  14. Septembersrain's Avatar
    I'm thinking that all OS environments will have similarities. It would seem that to make devices more functional, you'll definitely run into this quandry.

    Sent from a larger than life device using Tapatalk!
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    06-04-2014 06:56 AM
  15. rayz336's Avatar
    Just found out the look of quick reply depends on if you have notifications setup as banners or alerts. I briefly changed mine so I could get a screen shot

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    That looks more like BiteSMS, which in my opinion is a good thing
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    06-04-2014 07:53 AM
  16. revtech's Avatar
    Lol, I know what you mean, It's anarchy over there.

    It doesn't really matter anymore.
    Blackberry is no longer competing and they barley have any subscribers anyway.
    Is that malted barley or barley mash? ;-)
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    06-04-2014 12:22 PM
  17. anon3230140's Avatar
    Despite the IOS implementation.. when using banners looking like the BB10 type.. BB did not start this. Also.. BB did not get it from android or Windows phone either. I have no idea who started it but if anyone of you used the old BB's.. you'd know that this was available when you used the third party SMS app namely CrunchSMS (which is probably the same team that offer ChompSMS). Also, the BeBuzz app used for LED notifications also provided this functionality in old BBOS phones for texts, emails, facebook, twitter, whatsapp etc.. (you couldn't reply in this one tho.. just the toast notification). Then you had a few other apps that provided the same functionality like Advance OS & LED that also allowed you to reply from any app.

    Having said that, there's only so many ways you can implement the quick reply feature so I think the OP is way off in trying to insinuate that Apple stole it. Plus.. I'm a hardcore BB user but, my wife uses the Iphone 5s too and they're both fantastic OS's. Some might disagree but I can't find one thing on either phone, that is so much better than the equivalent on the other enough for me to say one phone is outright better.
    Last edited by BlackB_G; 06-04-2014 at 01:01 PM.
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    06-04-2014 12:48 PM
  18. kataran's Avatar
    Lol, I know what you mean, It's anarchy over there.

    It doesn't really matter anymore.
    Blackberry is no longer competing and they barley have any subscribers anyway.
    It's a sad sad situation but being in that position is not something I wish on anyone

    I've been on many sinking cyber ships and it's not fun at all
    nikkisharif and mikeo007 like this.
    06-04-2014 12:49 PM
  19. iOS Gravity's Avatar
    It's a sad sad situation but being in that position is not something I wish on anyone

    I've been on many sinking cyber ships and it's not fun at all
    R.I.P. WebOS. I used it once and it seemed cool.
    kataran and nikkisharif like this.
    06-04-2014 02:17 PM
  20. kataran's Avatar
    R.I.P. WebOS. I used it once and it seemed cool.
    nikkisharif likes this.
    06-04-2014 02:21 PM
  21. iOS Gravity's Avatar
    Wait... You started laughing in the middle of that.
    nikkisharif likes this.
    06-04-2014 02:33 PM
  22. kataran's Avatar
    Wait... You started laughing in the middle of that.
    A moment of madness

    It happens
    nikkisharif likes this.
    06-04-2014 02:36 PM
  23. lui22's Avatar
    R.I.P. WebOS. I used it once and it seemed cool.
    I DO really rather miss WebOS. The world just wasent ready for such a radical concept. I miss my Pre's.
    06-05-2014 12:41 AM
  24. FFR's Avatar
    I DO really rather miss WebOS. The world just wasent ready for such a radical concept. I miss my Pre's.
    The world was ready for the concept, just not palms SLOPPY implementation of it.
    06-06-2014 09:42 AM
  25. nt300's Avatar
    BB10 is first and foremost the most advanced innovative OS ever designed to date. iOS is garbage compared to BB10. That said, I can see Apple copying BB10, then taking credit for it.
    11-13-2015 01:33 PM
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