Apple is not following Jobs’ script and that’s OK


“Who wants a stylus? You have to get them and put them away, you lose them. Yuch. Nobody wants a stylus.”

It was 2007 and a still-robust Steve Jobs was explaining why the new iPhone would not come with a stylus, something that was quite common in high-end feature phones in those days – my Palm Treo had one. He made it very clear that the best pointing devices were the ones we were born with, our fingers. For them, Apple invented multi-touch – a tactile navigation and manipulation strategy that survives to this day on the iPhone, iPad and myriad other touchscreen devices.

iPhone with Stylus

No, Apple never sold an iPhone with a stylus, but they did make this image.

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