The greatest form of flattery: The copy and pasting of iPhone features

The tea leaves have been read and, once again, it’s a bold brew of Apple doom.

Writing for BGR, Zach Epstein is the latest contestant on the new game show everyone hates: “Just Askin’!”

“Is the era of copying Apple’s every move finally over for Android phone makers?” (Tip o’ the antlers to El Santo.)

[Studio audience chants in unison] JUST! ASKIN’!

For a variety of reasons, Apple shipped the iPhone X with Face ID and not Touch ID.

This is the type of major shift in strategy and technology that Android phone makers in the past would have been scrambling to copy. According to a new report, however, that might not be the case.

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