“No one can look at Samsung’s mobile products over the last decade and not consider them anything other than a ruthless, relentless copy of everything popular that’s came before,” Rene Ritchie writes for iMore. “It’s not that Samsung doesn’t continuously push the limits of hardware specifications and capabilities as much if not more than anyone else. They do. But they do so by systematically, institutionally copying what other vendors have already done first.”

“Samsung does it to such a degree, and with such a consistency, that it’s flabbergasting they can show up in court, swear an oath, and claim anything otherwise,” Ritchie writes. “Now they could claim it doesn’t matter, that all phones and tablets and icons should look alike, and would be understandable as a strategy. But claiming they don’t copy? Absurd.”

Much more in the full article, including many side-by-side photos of Samsung slavishly copying RIM, Palm, and Apple, – highly recommended – here.

MacDailyNews Take: What a horrid company. Samsung employees should be embarrassed.

[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader "Jax44" for the heads up.]

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