Apple’s upcoming operating system for iPhones and iPads, iOS 8, is full of new features.
But many of those features, if not most, are copied from Android and other popular apps and services like Dropbox and WhatsApp.
Is Apple copying Samsung?
Apple and Google are now copying Samsung’s design
Samsung has long had a reputation for copying Apple’s designs for its smartphones. Apple even took Samsung to court in an epic, multiyear legal battle over designs and alleged patent violations.
What Did Android copy from Apple?
Android manufacturers have started copying the same no-app drawer type of user interface for their phones to resemble iOS. Not only that some manufacturers have also copied the status bar and stock apps of iOS on their custom Android skins. Xiaomi’s MIUI which was launched in 2010 is heavily inspired by Apple’s iOS.
Is Google copying Apple?
Let’s just get this out of the way right off the bat: Yes, Google copied Apple when it comes to its new Android Q gestures.
Did Apple steal ideas from Samsung?
The latest Samsung v. Apple trial wrapped up this afternoon after the jury decided that Samsung must pay Apple a total of $539 million for violating Apple’s design patents with five android devices sold between 2010 and 2011, reports CNET.
Is iPhone faster than Samsung?
Summary: Even though it makes no practical difference for most users, the new iPhones are faster than Samsung’s latest offerings.
Who copied who Samsung or Apple?
Samsung made its mobile fortune on the back of the iPhone. The company literally wrote the book on copying the iPhone, yet Samsung is still trying to pretend it didn’t copy Apple’s hardware designs and software features. Just a few weeks ago, Samsung was handed a final verdict in an old patent case started by Apple.