BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > BIMMERPOST Universal Forums > Off-Topic Discussions Board
 
Lux Angel Eyes
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      06-09-2008, 02:35 PM   #1
MoreCowbell
Lieutenant Colonel
MoreCowbell's Avatar
United_States
78
Rep
1,639
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 e92 335 Jet Black-Saddle
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: NYC

iTrader: (0)

3g Iphone Announced...Questions

Steve Job's announced the 3g Iphone today. Unlike most of you apple Fanboys out there, I won't be in line to orally copulate Mr. Jobs or massage his ballsack, but I am excited for this product. I have been for a while.

I tried the original iphone for a couple of weeks. I thought it needed more speed, which it will now have with 3g. But I also wanted some other features, such as Exchange email and GPS which are now being offered as well.

What are your thoughts on this? Also, does anybody know if the 3g Iphone will have "Cut and Paste"???...a feature that some see as "tiny" but for me is huge.
__________________
1997 Z3 3.0: Retired 2006 E90 330i: Retired 2007 E92 335: Retired
2009 E70 4.8: Totaled by Drunk Bitch
2011 E70 3.5D: Current
Space Gray w Black Nevada - Loaded!!!
Appreciate 0
      06-09-2008, 02:55 PM   #2
cgpublic
Lieutenant
cgpublic's Avatar
United_States
6
Rep
484
Posts

 
Drives: 2015 A3 2.0T Quattro
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Brooklyn to Bronxville

iTrader: (0)

Who Else Has Cut & Paste?

Palm? Game over in spite of U2's cash infusion. RIM's Blackberry? The Bold was intriguing for all of five minutes. Nokia & Symbian? Maybe, but who cares, it's Symbian.

Google's Android is the most intriguing, however I am firmly established in the Mac ecosystem, and cut and paste really is not all that important to me even though I can understand its importance to others.
__________________
Present: Audi A3 2.0T Quattro | Scuba Blue
Past: 2011 E90 335 xDrive (March Build) | Deep Sea Blue | Saddle Brown | Brushed Aluminum
Packages & Options: Premium | Sport | Cold Weather | BMW Apps, iDrive & iPod

Past: 2008 E90 328xi | Montego Blue | Dakota Black | Brushed Aluminum
Packages & Options: Premium | Sport | Xenon | CA | Heated Seats | iPod
Appreciate 0
      06-10-2008, 01:14 PM   #3
Dmitriy@AUTOcouture
Major
Dmitriy@AUTOcouture's Avatar
33
Rep
1,134
Posts

 
Drives: carefully
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: NYC

iTrader: (3)

Quote:
Originally Posted by cgpublic View Post
Palm? Game over in spite of U2's cash infusion. RIM's Blackberry? The Bold was intriguing for all of five minutes. Nokia & Symbian? Maybe, but who cares, it's Symbian.

Google's Android is the most intriguing, however I am firmly established in the Mac ecosystem, and cut and paste really is not all that important to me even though I can understand its importance to others.
You're kidding, right? Cut and Paste is one of the most essential functions of a business phone in my opinion. And by Apple trying to test the waters of a corporate enviroment, they absolutley have to include cut and paste in the iPhone.

An exchange capable iPhone with no cut and paste, is just as useless as a girl without genitalia.
Appreciate 0
      06-11-2008, 06:30 AM   #4
TheLegacy
Gangsta status
TheLegacy's Avatar
United_States
17
Rep
972
Posts

 
Drives: 2002 E39 M5, heavily modded
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Shibuya Tokyo, Rockland NY, Killeen TX

iTrader: (0)

Send a message via AIM to TheLegacy Send a message via Skype™ to TheLegacy
Wait the iphone wasn't 3G to begin with? Lame, my HTC Tilt has done its job internationally and home, blackberry connect, and 3G
__________________
-TheLegacy
JDM-EDM-TT-V8-GANGSTA ALL THE WAY
*Modded*
"Ready for the Apocalypse"
Appreciate 0
      06-11-2008, 06:58 AM   #5
TofuTurkey
Gobble gobbledygook
TofuTurkey's Avatar
3
Rep
287
Posts

 
Drives: 08 335xi Coupe
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: North Jersey

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by MoreCowbell View Post
Steve Job's announced the 3g Iphone today. Unlike most of you apple Fanboys out there, I won't be in line to orally copulate Mr. Jobs or massage his ballsack, but I am excited for this product. I have been for a while.

I tried the original iphone for a couple of weeks. I thought it needed more speed, which it will now have with 3g. But I also wanted some other features, such as Exchange email and GPS which are now being offered as well.

What are your thoughts on this? Also, does anybody know if the 3g Iphone will have "Cut and Paste"???...a feature that some see as "tiny" but for me is huge.
The iPhone still doesn't have cut-and-paste, still has a crappy 2 megapixel camera, still doesn't have a browser that supports flash (but perhaps a different browser can be added via AppStore), and (my personal favorite) still doesn't support A2DP (streaming stereo). But, I'm still going to buy it

http://reviews.cnet.com/smartphones/...-33054209.html
Appreciate 0
      06-11-2008, 07:13 AM   #6
gonzo
Brigadier General
gonzo's Avatar
United_States
132
Rep
4,994
Posts

 
Drives: as many as possible
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: TeXXXas

iTrader: (0)

No cut and paste. $199 .....if you can find one.
__________________
Crazy Diamond
Appreciate 0
      06-11-2008, 07:25 AM   #7
clark192
Second Lieutenant
clark192's Avatar
Bahrain
5
Rep
230
Posts

 
Drives: 2006 325i (EU)
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Bahrain

iTrader: (0)

dude, if you want to know whats gonna be on the iphone in great detail, head over to www.gizmodo.com

those guys love all things apple related, and they have some decent coverage on the new 3g phone and potential jailbreak stuff for it.

or just get yourself a WM6 enabled HTC phone. great stuff.
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:54 PM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST