@Nathan Obbards: it's not an on-the-level comparison, duder. the wsj article takes a tone like an iphone user in redmond is SERIOUS. BUSINESS. and it's not. i thought it'd be funny to compare it to something that actually is important; the comparison's meant to diminish the seriousness of this tech stuff, not the… Read more
@TonyRockyHorror: Almost all that stuff was running in the background already, at least for me. Twitter, email, and SMS are continually updated in the background. The Google Reader stuff is the only new one, and I might turn it off because I do my RSSing on the computer. Still, not as big a change as you'd think.