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Palm CEO Ed Colligan discussing Apple’s imminent release of the iPhone in 2006:

  Responding to questions from New York
  Times correspondent John Markoff at a
  Churchill Club breakfast gathering
  Thursday morning, Colligan laughed off
  the idea that any company — including
  the wildly popular Apple Computer —
  could easily win customers in the
  finicky smart-phone sector.

  “We’ve learned and struggled for a few
  years here figuring out how to make a
  decent phone,” he said. “PC guys are not
  going to just figure this out. They’re
  not going to just walk in.”
http://daringfireball.net/2006/11/colligan_head_stuck



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