Leaving iOS For The First Time In 7 Years
I made one of the biggest decisions in probably the last 7 years today…leaving the iPhone and all its shortcomings (aside from the camera) behind. I’ve had just about every single iPhone model since they were released in 2007 and I just switched carriers to Google Fi and picked up the Nexus 5x.
This may not seem like a big decision but taking into account the extent that phones are intertwined with our daily lives – especially mine – it’s huge. I’ll talk a bit about my reason for being reluctant to stay on iOS.
My argument for the longest time was that leaving the App Store and whole Apple ecosystem would be too much to bare. I know, how many times have you heard that argument? What a first world problem. I took stock of all the apps I use heavily on a daily basis and could only find 2 that weren’t on Android. These are in no particular order:
Evernote / Instagram / Messenger /...
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