Yuri is 30pin’s owner and editor. He also works as a web news editor at Vedomosti, a Russian business daily, and appeared on Atlas Obscura, Tedium and Nintendo Life.
From handheld devices to car stereos, Windows CE was supposed to power everything but the PC. But its identity was seen as a threat to Windows proper.
The first Apple phone wasn’t a smartphone per se, so why other ones had to be? Some devices displayed unique ideas of a good user experience—and one handset still does.