Gruber goes into the retrospective on how Apple not just disrupted but destroyed the mobile industry.

The iPhone is not and never was a phone. It is a pocket-sized computer that obviates the phone. The iPhone is to cell phones what the Mac was to typewriters.

After 2 weeks with my first iPhone I said almost exactly the same words to my wife yesterday while sharing some observations on how having this phone is impacting my life.

And I barely have made a single phone call or send a single text so far. All apps, all the time, replacing my computer.