What's a "iSheep" and "Droid"?

Discussion in 'Apple, Inc and Tech Industry' started by iMichael!, Jan 28, 2013.

  1. iMichael! macrumors regular

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    I'm guessing "iSheep" is :Apple Fan with nothing but Apple Products:
    And "Droid" is :Android Fan with nothing but Android Products:

    If i'm wrong, please correct me.
     
  2. boss.king macrumors 68040

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    The first is a term used by the insecure. The second is a phone made by Motorola, sold on the Verizon network, otherwise known as the Milestone.
     
  3. tkermit macrumors 68030

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    Wikipedia has the following to say about it:

     
  4. decafjava macrumors 65816

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    Correct for "iSheep", "fandroid" is actually the correct pejorative term for android fans.
     
  5. SkyBell macrumors 604

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    Despite the overuse of both of those terms, there are indeed people to whom they can be applied to without much objection. Most of them can be found on sites kinda like this one. :rolleyes:
     
  6. GermanyChris macrumors 601

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  7. AQUADock macrumors 65816

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    No, thats like dividing by zero. :p
     
  8. Kissaragi macrumors 68020

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    You could do it in shifts. AM Apple, PM android.
     
  9. tekno macrumors 6502a

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    I always thought Droid was simply people abbreviating Android (as in the OS).
     
  10. Apple fanboy macrumors G5

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    Droid always makes me think of my favourite film franchise.
     
  11. boss.king macrumors 68040

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    It is used like that, but it's wrong.
     
  12. GermanyChris macrumors 601

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    In the end I just don't get the debate, it's a phone/pad I'm not an iOS user nor am I an Android user. I am on the other hand a Mac user so my biggest question is does the candy bar thing tether to my Mac? Can I put songs on it? Take pictures with it and off it?If the answers are yes then I just don't care my iPhone 4 is cool my wife's Galaxy S3 mini is cool. What's the debate exactly?
     

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