I wouldn’t normally link to a link-bait article such as this, but the comment from another staff writer at ReadWriteWeb is quite revealing:

I just want to say on the record that I completely disagree with this post and didn’t have anything to do with it. I hate to have to do this, but I feel like I do.

Marco Arment has debunked the rest of the post.

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