By on May 28, 2012 in Opinion
Ive been reading all about The Facebook Phone. Im sure you have too. I thought Id pen a viewpoint. If youre in the mood for a cup of coffee, grab one now. Otherwise a TLDR will suffice.
In about 48 hours the original report of Facebook hiring a few Apple engineers has now snowballed into what feels like an imminent announcement of shipping hardware!
Hiring a few engineers doesnt build you a phone.
Creating a phone from scratch is a serious, serious affair and todays consumer is incredibly unforgiving of anything but almost perfect.