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Showing posts from January, 2015

Moving to OnePlus One from iPhone 4s

I bought my first iOS device back in 2011, iPhone 4S. There were a couple of reasons why I made that decision. One was obvious that I was using Windows Mobile 6 at that point (yeah really and there was business reason for that too) and the other was the fact that Steve Jobs passed away and for me that was the last phone that was developed under his direction and I felt pretty confident that it was mature enough product for my time and investment.

I have been using that device and loved everything about it until Apple came out with iOS 7 last year. Ever since that upgrade and change in design, I have noticed that the stability of apps has declined quite a bit, and with iOS 8 it has just accelerated. Not only that, I have also noticed that more and more apps are taking bigger phones into consideration and that has made quite an impact on the design decisions of the input forms and such. So much so that even posting an update to something as common as facebook required of me to scroll do…