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Sony Ericsson XPERIA Arc April joke: Lorem Ipsum

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> In reply to ak @ 2011-04-01 18:36 from DDSb - click to read As a web site/application UI denigser, I'd have to agree with Boris and others who claim that legible text is distracting. I've tried designs with both lorem ipsum and actual, client provided text. Without fail, the designs that included legible text from the client brought design meetings to a stand still as the client went off-topic for 1/2 hour discussing the textual content. I don't buy the argument that, since typography is integral to design, readable text needs to be included in design mockups. For brochure sites, portfolios, and such, typography may be paramount. For applications or sites with significant complexity and user interaction requirements, its importance should be subordinate to interaction elements anyway. 5:39 pm

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  • 2012-03-01 15:39
  • HHHH

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2011-04-01 19:43 from vGW{ - click to read Well, aautclly I can read the answer in the lipsum paragraph. I guess it's harder for non neo-latin born users but I still think that Lorem Ipsum is the best way for text, and it is simply because ANY kind of text you use, before your real copy, is just for merely display. You wan't copy in the first place? You pay more for it. I aautclly think that displaying some incomprensible text in a website draft without real copy is better than generate some other stupid text like the samuel l. jackson lorem ipsum . It could easily drive the attention away from the design, wich, at that time in the process of developing, is really what matter the most. Sorry for my english, I think you should really change this language into something more understandable 7:18 pm

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  • 2012-03-01 15:23
  • svsq

Hahaahaaa..!! ;D

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  • 2011-04-01 20:53
  • KxqP

Gsm arena ya'll got me. Haha. Hadnt evn read da title. Jst saw da xperia arc n clickd on da review immediatly. Great prank. Completely fell 4 it.

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  • 2011-04-01 20:49
  • fn1h

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  • 2011-04-01 20:41
  • jVmK

First of all, very nice joke! Definitely one of the better jokes on the web today :)

To those looking for a real opinion about the Arc:

I bought my Arc yesterday, and it's the best phone I've ever owned... Great interface, excellent screen, unbelievably good looking, no lag whatsoever, everything's just perfect - including the price (just 5000 SEK here, which is way cheaper than the competitors). I recommend the Arc to ANYONE who wants a great phone with a large screen.

(No, this isn't an April Fools' joke.)

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  • 2011-04-01 20:28
  • nvgY

> In reply to Mobilemaster @ 2011-04-01 18:27 from La5N - click to readPlease tell me you didn't fall for this. lol =D

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  • 2011-04-01 20:11
  • q{6L

LOL.. try translatin this page in google.. hilarious..! :D

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  • 2011-04-01 19:45
  • vGW{

wat d hell man? english...!

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  • 2011-04-01 19:43
  • vGW{

Hi. I am unfortunately from iran and I do not know what the April fool's joke is at the moment! Please let us read the full review of Xperia Neo too, but in English language. I have a suggestion for you too. Please please please do not write any reviews in arabic or persian or turkish language, or I will put a bullet into my head!!! ONLY ENGLISH.

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  • 2011-04-01 19:39
  • prmg

i have been waiting for gsmarena's review on arc. for all that this was posted on april's fool, i am not amused.......

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  • 2011-04-01 19:35
  • 2@Sm

This review actually has some charts and facts concerning display and speakerphone quality etc rather than merely personal opinions, which actually renders it more useful than Engadget's review.

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  • 2011-04-01 19:32
  • S0DR

it was april fool from gsmarena

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  • 2011-04-01 19:24
  • TL5H

the only joke here is the xperia arc

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  • 2011-04-01 19:08
  • nxwR

... make that FOUR April Fools articles.

Seriously, GSMArena, wise the hell up! You're only supposed to have one - any more is just sad and annoying.

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  • 2011-04-01 19:07
  • nGy5

Come on GSMArena. There is no need for THREE April Fools articles!!!

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  • 2011-04-01 19:02
  • nGy5

LOL! is it April joke?! nice gsmarena

but please put the real one tomorrow, i really like this device

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  • 2011-04-01 18:59
  • 3Pqy

i juuust hate this day...almost every site i visit these april fool goin
first was amd bulldozer review with stock speeds of 4.2ghz LMAO
second was a gigabyte P67 board with 10 PCIe X16 slots.....ROFL
now this...

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  • 2011-04-01 18:56
  • K2EM

I demand this review to be in Kopka ( ancient egypcian arabic ) LOL very good!!! Or in Esperanto! :)

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  • 2011-04-01 18:55
  • n$4@

nice joke man!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  • 2011-04-01 18:50
  • utgR

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