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Apple Says The Important Thing Is To Be The First To Make Tech 'Fantastic' : TECH : Tech Times

Sun Dec 10 19:14:33 EST 2017 | Tech Times
For Apple, beating the competition to the punch of a new idea doesn't matter. What's important is being the first to make it "fantastic," such as the Face ID and the iPhone X notch.  ( Roslan Rahman | AFP/Getty Images ) Remember that Samsung ad that made fun of the iPhone? You know the one where the smartphone is depicted to be at least one step behind the competition every single time? Well, it seems like Apple is taking it to heart, saying that being first to an idea isn't what's importan..


For Apple, beating the competition to the punch of a new idea doesn't matter. What's important is being the first to make it "fantastic," such as the Face ID and the iPhone X notch..
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