Why I like my WP7 phone over my iPhone – part 2
After a few days, I came up with a few more features I like on my WP7…that iPhone users have to learn to live without.
- Damn IOS Auto Correct. Now WP7 has “auto correct”, but it seems to perform much better than the iOS version of auto correct. I remember turning it off on my iPhone when I had it, and I still have it turned off on my iPad. (see http://www.damnyouautocorrect.com/ there are entire sites dedicated to the auto correct silliness of iOS)
- Late for meeting. If I am running late for a scheduled meeting, there is a quick “Late” button when I view my meeting invite. When I press this button, I am given the option to send an email to the person that scheduled the meeting, or everyone invited to the meeting that states; “I’ll be a bit late, but I’m on my way. See you soon.” So from the meeting, I am 3 clicks away to tell folks I am running late.
- Edit response to meeting invite. When declining a meeting, on an iOS device I cannot give a reason. I am so used to this in Outlook and now WP7 that I do not accept or decline meetings using my iPad (that and the number of issues iOS devices have had with meeting synchronization in the past).
Please feel free to add your favorite reasons in the comments.