Smartphones are about to get awesome again

See the original posting on The Verge

Smartphones. They’re all just a bunch of undifferentiated rectangles, right? You’d be forgiven for feeling a little jaded about the rate of innovation in smartphones over the past couple of years. A 4-inch iPhone still dominates the consumer landscape, HTC is still designing beautiful but flawed masterpieces, and Samsung is still the world’s foremost purveyor of cheap plastic.

It’s as if we’ve been stuck in a long winter hibernation, waiting for the next wave of real excitement to awaken us…

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