Analysis: iPhone and the emergence of convergence
iPhone could be something so far beyond what appears to be the coolest device ever designed by Apple and used for telephony. It could actually be the first device to fulfill the promise of convergence—the first device, that is, that hasn’t appeared exclusively in TV ads showing a glorious future.
It’s funny how most people think the iPhone is Just A Phone.
To underestimate Steve Jobs is to miss the future as it is happening.