Why Android is the New Windows and Windows is the New Next Thing

So I recently spent a week using a Nexus 4, a smartphone that Google built with LG to demonstrate the ideal mobile computing experience.

The experience ended up being significantly less than ideal.

Around the same time I had the opportunity to lay my hands on a convertible Windows 8 device made by Samsung. By “convertible” I mean it was a laptop with a screen that could be lifted off and used as a tablet.

It was an epiphany. Continue reading