Wouldn’t it be great if more technology companies focused on the selling point of security and privacy rather than superfluous bells-and-whistles?
Keep dreaming… it’s not going to happen. Because for the vast majority of people, security and privacy simply aren’t sexy. But curvy touch screens, pull-out capacitive keyboards and “all that good stuff” are.
And that, presumably, is why BlackBerry CEO John Chen focused so much on the non-privacy aspects of the company’s new BlackBerry Priv smartphone, which runs on the Android operating system.
You can’t imagine Steve Jobs or Tim Cook ever demonstrating the Apple iPhone quite like that, can you?