“The narrative has been focused on the consumer demand, and the narrative needs to shift to the operator,” said Dediu, a former in-house analyst for Nokia Oyj. “Apple has run out of the kinds of operators that will say yes to them.”
米アップル、ｉＰｈｏｎｅ新規顧客の獲得機会逃す （Bloomberg） | Yahoo!ニュース
Why is Samsung the most successful company between the Android devices makers?
In my opinion it’s due to three reasons:
なぜサムスンはアンドロイドメーカーとして成功しているのか：Horace Dediu | maclalala2
There’s iPhone. Then there’s everything else. | Apple – iPhone 5
Everything Else | Daring Fireball
ゴジラ対メガゴジラ | maclalala2
Google’s penetration of Android | Benedict Evans
ほんとのところ純正 Android の割合はどの程度か・・・
Google’s Penetration of Android | Daring Fireball
The Verge Live: Samsung Galaxy S4 event | YouTube
イベントのハイライトは 32:00 ごろから。その直後の Nilay Patel のコメントが辛辣・・・
GALAXY S4発表会のウラ by 山根博士 | ASCII MEDIA WORKS
グーグルはどこまでアンドロイドを支配しているか | maclalala2
Ceding the Crown | Daring Fireball
But that’s how news reporters increasingly are treating the state of the industry. The desire for the “Oh, how the mighty Apple has fallen” narrative is so strong that the narrative is simply being stated as fact, evidence to the contrary be damned. It’s reported as true simply because they want it to be true. They’re declaring “The King is dead; long live the King” not because the king has actually died or abdicated the throne, but because they’re bored with the king and want to write a new coronation story.
‘Ceding the Crown’ | The Loop
The marketing chief’s rare attack on a rival, on the eve of the Galaxy S4′s global premier in New York, underscores the extent of the pressure piled upon a company that once stood the undisputed leader of the smartphone arena, but ceded its crown to Samsung in 2012.
An Unforced Error | Daring Fireball
Apple is Losing The War – Of Words | Monday Note
ほかならぬ Mat Honan ・・・
Samsung has run into the same perceptual problem that Apple did several years ago: at a certain point, each generation of your device is an evolution, not revolution — but the critics crave constant revolution.