The ONLY reason that I bought an MS phone over an iPhone was because it was an open platform - open in the sense that it was my device to install the software I wanted on it. That advantage just went away, so it looks like my next phone will have to be a genuine open platform.
Apple can only win at their game because they have the edge in shiney, fair play to them - people like shiney, but there can only be one king of shiney.
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