The geek intelligentsia hated the Samsung phablet. [phone/tablet] “According to Farhad Manjoo, “Smartphone industry blog Boy Genius Report called the Note “the most useless phone I’ve ever used,” adding: “You will look stupid talking on it, people will laugh at you, and you’ll be unhappy if you buy it.” Gizmodo argued that the Note “isn’t just designed poorly—it’s hardly even designed for humans.” Manjoo goes on to note that he was derisory about the phablet himself.
Samsung sold 10 million phablets in 2012.
Gerry McGovern’s a genius. Read his stuff.
I just “attended” one of his webinars this week. As ever, he just blew me away. His mind is so dead-on what needs to happen.