Kevin Turner, at WPC 2010, compared Apple’s iPhone 4 to his own company’s problem-plagued Vista operating system, “It looks like the iPhone 4 might be their Vista, and I’m okay with that,” said Kevin….poked fun at the reception problems that have dogged Apple’s iPhone 4 since its June 24 launch. “One of the things I want to make sure you know today is that you’re going to be able to use a Windows Phone 7 and not have to worry about how you’re holding it to make a phone call.(emphasis added)”
Besides mocking Apple’s iPhone, Turner also touted Windows Phone 7, now slated to reach retail in the U.S. this November on a number of smartphone models.
The iPhone’s position isn’t unassailable, Turner argued. “We’re back in the game,” he said. “And this game is not over.”