Originally Posted by Hellmark
For instance, I cannot think of a wireless device that synced with the cloud automatically, and had built in support for that. Most required effort on the user's part in order to even set up backup, and usually they had to manually initiate it each time. Part of that, was due to the expense of data before the iPhone came along. Apple mostly lucked out with being able to do that.
I'm not sure what you mean by that. My Windows phone would sync email, documents, pics, etc. to the cloud, and it came out the same time as the iphone.