30 Jun '11, 3pm

Are Mobile Phone Brands Really Copying iPhones?

Are Mobile Phone Brands Really Copying iPhones?

A warm welcome to you dear reader! If you have not already, why not subscribe to The Design Sojourn Newsletter and get my latest thoughts on Strategies for Good Design conveniently delivered right to your inbox? It's free! You can also follow me on Twitter and Facebook as well. Thanks for visiting and please keep in touch? In the last few months most of you would have read the endless press about Apple’s multiple lawsuits filed against their competitors claiming that they are stealing their intellectual property. Not only that, countless of other websites/blogs etc. have been jumping into the fray by putting up comparison images of how competitors like Samsung or LG have been blatantly copying Apple’s design language. But are Apple’s worries justified and are mobile phone brands really copying iPhones? My short answer to this question is actually no. Before we go on, lets ...

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