Originally Posted by PocketSand11
Why would anyone want this? Chances are that these companies will disappear within a year, and they'll have no support.
I wouldn't count on that. There is a huge market for knock offs.
People want to have the prestige of looking like they own an iconic brand without having to pay the real price.
Notice the attention to detail of this clone. To the untrained eye it would look like the real thing. I bet if you put the real product next to the copy that most people would have trouble figuring out which was which.
They didn't show making a purchase from the
App Store though.
Originally Posted by Roger Wade
I miss the days when innovation meant more to Apple than a slightly enlarged version of an existing product.
Getting the software to layout on all the different screen sizes and look good in all form factors is an innovation. Don't forget about the software. Its the biggest part of the user experience.