Why can’t you do that with any phone? If you look at what’s going on now, it’s like railroads in the 1800′s. People were using different gauged rails. Your cars would literally not run on those rails.

That was then-Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch during a chat at Web 2.0 Expo in 2010. He was referring to Apple’s native application development going against the open web and suggesting that things would have to be unified.

Today, Lynch quit Adobe to join Apple. Guess he’s getting on the train, so to speak.