[Chugalug] Apple announces the new iPhone...its gold.

Stephen Kraus ub3ratl4sf00 at gmail.com
Tue Sep 10 20:08:02 UTC 2013


Beyond memory bandwidth, I don't see what 64 bit is really going to do for
a phone. Maybe better mobile encryption schemes?


On Tue, Sep 10, 2013 at 3:44 PM, Benjamin Stewart <stewartbenjamin at gmail.com
> wrote:

> 2038 called. They said "Apple? Who's that?"
>
>
> On Tue, Sep 10, 2013 at 3:18 PM, William Wade <willm.wade at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> Perhaps Apple is just getting in an early fix for:
>> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Year_2038_problem
>>
>> I can see how encoding and decoding could see speed benefits. Also likely
>> there is value in having both iOS and OSX at 64bit.
>>
>>
>> On Tue, Sep 10, 2013 at 3:14 PM, Lynn Dixon <boodaddy at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Sure, a 64 bit processor in a phone is cool to say, but how really
>>> useful is it?  I am not a programmer so this is an honest question.  I just
>>> don't see a need for 64 bit on  a mobile device...right now.
>>>
>>>
>>> On Tue, Sep 10, 2013 at 3:10 PM, Nick Smith <nick at nicksmith.us> wrote:
>>>
>>>> First 64bit processor in a phone they are claiming.....
>>>>
>>>> http://live.theverge.com/apple-iphone-5s-liveblog/
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On Tue, Sep 10, 2013 at 2:58 PM, Lynn Dixon <boodaddy at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Really? This is innovaton?
>>>>>
>>>>> http://www.theverge.com/2013/9/10/4702820/gold-iphone-5s-photos
>>>>>
>>>>> They did nothing for the phone.  Slightly faster processor, slightly
>>>>> better camera....and its available in gold.  Oh, they tacked on a useless
>>>>> finger print scanner, so now you can send your fingerprints to the NSA and
>>>>> the Govenment without the hassle of being arrested! YAY!
>>>>>
>>>>> Apple has been dead when it comes to mobile devices for a long time
>>>>> now.  They have lost their innovative edge. (In my opinion, of course)
>>>>>
>>>>> Lets discuss!
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