I wrote this back in 2009 for Brighthand. I think that my proposed definition holds better than most I’ve seen since.

Smartphones are mobile devices which utilize cellular and wireless software to enhance the user experience of mobile-enabled services by connecting to those services by direct ties into the operating system and hardware of the mobile device.

Read the rest of Redefining the Smartphone at Brighthand.

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