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That's some kind of special awesome.

Really surprised at how fast it seems.

Reminds me efforts to emulate all manner of systems on minimal hardware, or run emulators inside of emulators.

The speed of it was my first comment as well. It's even more impressive, if you consider that this is running a debug build of Android on an iPhone 2g; not exactly a recipe for performance.

I tossed a donation his way; hopefully we'll see a port to 3G hardware shortly, at which point I'll probably jump ship quickly. As long as the phone itself and SMS works, I can deal with little bugs and quirks while it stabilizes.

Sorry Steve, I'm just not that into you anymore. But, you do make nice hardware. :)

"But, you do make nice hardware. :)"

The sad thing is, I've come to realize more and more that they don't even make the hardware. They just package it well.

Don't get me wrong, that's a big portion of the appeal. But at the end of the day, Apple has simple become effective at putting together other people's hardware into a pretty container.

Note: I'm ignoring the software end of this, which I realize is a big factor for many people as well. I'm merely focusing on the hardware end.

By "nice" I assume he means nicely designed, which is something that is largely unique to Apple.

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