05 Oct '11, 6pm

iPhone 4S Disappoints, Underscores Apple's Planned Obsolescence Strategy

iPhone 4S Disappoints, Underscores Apple's Planned Obsolescence Strategy

iPhone 4S Disappoints With Old Design, Few New Features The iPhone 4S was a let-down for many. It has a faster chip, better camera and voice activated personal assistant software. And that's pretty much it. Essentially, there's nothing else new about it. And even these elements are things that could have been held off until an iteration of the iPhone with enough significant changes to warrant the release of a truly new model was developed. The Register notes, "Apple has always made up for technical caution with overwhelming style and awesome design, but the 4S takes its design from its predecessor and the technology it's using is going to date quickly." In reality, Apple just wanted something to announce, a new product that would have consumers racing to upgrade, racing to hand money over to Apple, racing -- unfortunately -- to ditch the old for the new. The Impact of Appl...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/10/iphone-4s-disappo...

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