In the Economist's wrap-up coverage of CTIA conference of Florida, the publication came out swinging against the much hyped Apple iPhone:But though not available until June, the $500 iPhone is...

In the Economist's wrap-up coverage of CTIA conference of Florida, the publication came out swinging against the much hyped Apple iPhone:

But though not available until June, the $500 iPhone is as mouth-watering today as yesterday’s cold pizza. The phone that stole the show at CTIA Wireless 2007 was the “Ocean” from Helio, a youth-oriented newcomer to the cellular business.

In addition to giving high praise for the Ocean's interface and design, as well as noting the disparity in price ($295 for the Helio vs. $500 for the iPhone) the article continued,

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