[racket] iPhone

From: Karl Winterling (kwinterling at gmail.com)
Date: Fri Jun 18 13:46:04 EDT 2010

On Fri, Jun 18, 2010 at 10:32 AM, Jim Wise <jwise at draga.com> wrote:
> I think the only real confusion comes in when you look at the iPhone and
> think of it as a general-purpose computer -- an environment where you
> are used to downloading your own software.  A better comparison is to a
> game console like a Nintendo Wii or a Microsoft XBox, where it has
> always been the case that only software sold under a license from the
> console manufacturer was available.  In comparison, it's worth noting
> that Sony experimented with allowing third-party OS software to run on
> the PS3, and has since backed away from doing so.



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