The response to this news by developers has been largely mixed, although those opposed seem to be much more vocal about it on G+ and Twitter. Perhaps that’s just my impression.
I haven’t written anything in a while, so here is a silly post to fill in the time gaps. See if any of these descriptions apply to you or the people you work with, my fellow front-end developer:
Point and Clickers
After Tuesday’s (Oct 4, 2011) announcement of the iPhone 4S, reporter after reporter, and analyst after analyst, either bashed Apple, or at best, had a lukewarm reaction. One of the few dissenting responses, by David Urban, called it a “game changer“. While this article concentrated primarily on the phone’s features, most notably, Siri, which he considers revolutionary, my take on Apple’s announcement is much more in line with some of David’s other points.