Originally Posted by msantti
Well, that will end any other Android tablet development.
I mean, what's the point?
Domination. Google wants to control their devices and what's shown on them. This will be a...
ok people need to chill about Apple's Maps. Google's Maps v 1.0 was horrid and full of mistakes. It takes time to build a database of the whole planet. Plus Google expected to release Maps as standalone app for iPhone any week now.
Originally Posted by Pesos
Because Chinese labor is a lot cheaper than maintenance on expensive assembly machines. Apple brings in up to $300 profit from each iPhone, but they rather put that money in their...
Originally Posted by al_bundy
you need cellular data for google maps because it only loads the map tiles as you use them
That's why Google wants you to download all your maps into 16GB storage. YAY!
Originally Posted by NexusPhan
That's what makes the Nexus 7 great. It runs all android phone apps natively at full screen. It has literally hundreds of thousands more apps than the iPad does...
Not that Apple can't, it wouldn't be able to. China controls A LOT of raw materials and have been stockpiling them for years. Apple might build it's own lab in US, but wouldn't be able to import the rare metals it needs. China would...