Scoble says… Yes. The hype got too big too fast.
The whole thing just reminds me of a certain South Park episode that’s commonly quotes on Slashdot…
Phase 1: Collect Underpants
Phase 2: ???
Phase 3: Profit
I believe the project has a great amount of potential and I like the concept of the thumb keypad. However, IMO, The ??? in the Origami project is the scenario and the software to enable that scenario. We’ve built a device that should have a market that fills the gap between the PDA and full Tablet PCs, but at the moment, I don’t understand what you do with that sort of device… I’m probably just getting old and someone will just tell me I’m not the target customer.