Nice spin, Nokia

Nokia’s EVP of Markets at Nokia, Anssi Vanjoki (via

So why didn’t Nokia move more quickly to counter Apple and Research in Motion in smartphones? “We didn’t execute; we were aiming at too geeky a community,” he says. “Apple is made for the common man. It’s more for Joe Six-Pack than techno-geeks. But we understand Joe Six-Pack too.”

That’s really interesting. So that’s why the majority of Flex developers, Flash programmers, front-end developers and back-end developers at my company all have iPhones.
Far from the techo-geeks Mr. Vanjoki is talking about.