The fact that the released software lacks innovation and often uses features that are standard in your OS already.
That is an example of what comes out of your mouth when you've been drinking the mobile kewl aid.
If you ignore what's happening in desktop/traditional software and only look at what's happening in mobile software, I suppose you could say that. You'd still be wrong, but you could say it.
Please allow me to blow the author away in a single word:Melodyne
The level of technology, innovation, mathematics, physics, and pure coolness in that is simply unmatched by ANYTHING in the mobile world. NOTHING comes remotely close.
It is way farther ahead of any research or academic theory out there.
To deny it that recognition is to not understand the issues involved.
They can separate individual components from mixed music. That's the same thing as taking a cake then giving you neatly arranged piles of sugar, flour, water and whole eggs that you could either scramble for fry sunny side up! CHALLENGE
I will give anyone all of the credits in my DC account
if they can give an example of anything in the mobile world that comes close to that level of innovation.
Mobile is cool, and there's a lot of great stuff in there, but the hyperbole it just way too much.