1. vinman's Avatar
    From the ongoing Apple product launch and keynote speech...

    START READING AT BOTTOM


    "9:47 am use fingers - uses multitouch
    works like magic
    9:47 am nobody wants a stylus
    9:47 am stylus control
    9:47 am get rid of buttons nad make giant screen
    9:47 am how can they take that to mobile device
    9:47 am bitmap screen can show ui, pointing device.
    9:46 am can't add a button to phones, doesn't work. buttons and controls can't change
    they solved it in computers 20 years ago
    9:46 am problem is bottom 40 keyboards there, make a mess
    control buttons fixed in plastic
    apps want different UI's
    9:46 am revolutionary interface - interplay of hardware and software
    showing treo & blackberry, etc
    9:45 am years of development
    9:45 am we want to make a product way smarter than what's been around before
    here it is

    9:44 am really complicated
    9:44 am smart, not easy to use
    9:44 am most of htese types called "smartphone" - steve kind of bla blaing it
    9:43 am laughs
    9:43 am 3g with rotary dial
    9:43 am shows comedy picture
    9:43 am they are calling it the iPhone
    9:43 am one device, not 3 separate
    9:43 am crowd goes wild again
    9:42 am 3rd
    internet communicator
    9:42 am revolutionary
    9:42 am mobile phone
    9:42 am 2nd
    9:42 am crowd goes wild
    9:42 am widescreen ipod
    9:42 am first
    9:42 am 1984 - first mac
    2001 first ipod
    today - introducing 3 revolutionary products "
    01-09-2007 12:43 PM
  2. mobileman's Avatar
    Wow...it runs OSX...no keyboard, some type of new interface. Runs normal Mac apps
    01-09-2007 12:45 PM
  3. vinman's Avatar
    pic...




    01-09-2007 12:47 PM
  4. vinman's Avatar
    9:56 am smooth.
    9:56 am unlock phone, slide your finger across bottom
    9:56 am camera with steve's finger
    9:55 am demo....
    9:55 am cover flow
    9:55 am find music faster
    9:55 am widescreen video
    9:55 am you can touch your music
    9:55 am startwith ipod.
    9:54 am can tell if held in portrait vs landscape - rotate it
    9:54 am turning it on
    9:54 am for display/
    9:54 am acceleromoter
    9:54 am Ambient light sensor as well
    saves power
    9:54 am when you bring it to ear, turns off display and sound
    9:54 am proximity sensor
    9:53 am 3 advanced senseors
    9:53 am and ipod connector
    9:53 am mic
    9:53 am bottom speaker
    9:53 am one switch for slim and wake
    9:53 am sim card
    9:53 am top headset jack 3.5mm
    9:53 am upper left top
    9:53 am ring'silent corol and vol up and down
    on the back 2mp camera
    9:53 am 11/16" thin
    9:52 am "home button"
    9:52 am 160 pixels per inch
    9:52 am one button on front
    9:52 am 3.5 inch screen - highest res screen ever shipped
    9:52 am something for your hand
    9:52 am Design
    9:52 am calendars
    sync all through ituens
    itunes
    9:51 am bookmarks, etc
    9:51 am has a cradle to sync jusy like dock
    music movies podcast tv photos
    contact email notes
    9:51 am syncs all your media on your iphone
    9:51 am syncs with itunes, just like iPod
    9:51 am learning from the iPod
    shipping 100 million ipods this year
    9:50 am talking about Alan Kay from XEROX PARC fame - interface visionary
    9:50 am on phone and networking
    9:50 am desktop class applications
    9:50 am core animation, etc
    9:49 am it has everything you need
    9:49 am applause
    9:49 am shows software interface
    baby software on mobile phones now
    breakthrough 5 years ahead of anything
    iphone runs OS X
    9:48 am build on top of that - software
    9:48 am has made possible a revolutionary product
    9:48 am PATENTED
    9:48 am far more accurate
    9:48 am multifinger gestures on it
    9:48 am ignores unintended touches
    01-09-2007 12:49 PM
  5. mobileman's Avatar
    3.5 inch (high resolution screen). Thinner than the BlackJack. YUMMY. If this can do push email, they have a winner.
    01-09-2007 12:49 PM
  6. vinman's Avatar
    SHEET -
    this could be the one...
    01-09-2007 12:51 PM
  7. vinman's Avatar
    nothing on Cingular.com yet
    ;-)
    01-09-2007 12:53 PM
  8. dbarrett5381#IM's Avatar
    I am in love, Good bye treo 680!
    01-09-2007 12:54 PM
  9. vinman's Avatar
    This does look tasty...
    01-09-2007 12:54 PM
  10. vinman's Avatar
    01-09-2007 12:55 PM
  11. MarkY's Avatar
    Wow, this looks great. I wonder what 3rd party app support/development will be like? That's the one thing that keeps me with POS, the fact that I can customize my Treo and make it uniquely my own. Regradless, this device is going to really shake-up the smartphone world.
    01-09-2007 12:55 PM
  12. mobileman's Avatar
    Nothing about email or exactly how text entry will be handled yet, but so far...........wow.
    01-09-2007 12:56 PM
  13. vinman's Avatar
    "10:03 am told some outside apple, showed them and they said "you had me at scrolling" "

    :-)
    01-09-2007 12:56 PM
  14. vw2002's Avatar
    How 'bout THEM APPLES, mr colligan!!! lol.

    welcome to our next upgrade, laddies...
    01-09-2007 12:57 PM
  15. Silver Sun's Avatar
    I dont know what to say - WOW
    01-09-2007 12:57 PM
  16. vinman's Avatar
    here's the link to the live captioning. I gotta go to work and stop this...
    no, I can't...
    yes, I have to...
    No.
    YES.
    ok.
    :-(

    http://www.macrumorslive.com/
    01-09-2007 12:58 PM
  17. mobileman's Avatar
    No 3G....edge only .CRAP
    01-09-2007 12:59 PM
  18. Erch63's Avatar
    Absolutely awesome!!
    01-09-2007 01:00 PM
  19. vinman's Avatar
    No 3G....edge only .CRAP
    ok, THAT IS BAD NEWS.
    Why did they do that!?!?
    maybe it's NOT the one.
    01-09-2007 01:00 PM
  20. dbarrett5381#IM's Avatar
    but it has wifi!
    01-09-2007 01:00 PM
  21. vinman's Avatar
    at least it has WiFi...
    ok, seriously, this is addictive. must... work... must...
    01-09-2007 01:01 PM
  22. dbarrett5381#IM's Avatar
    I can't work! It is like christmas! Guess I better call visa to up my limit........
    01-09-2007 01:03 PM
  23. G-funkster's Avatar
    but it has wifi!
    hiss!!
    01-09-2007 01:04 PM
  24. dbarrett5381#IM's Avatar
    hiss!!
    what is that supposed to mean?
    01-09-2007 01:04 PM
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    01-09-2007 01:05 PM
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