Michael Tsai - Blog - File System Access

Locking all your content into apps, the Steve Jobs way.

iTunes as a view on top of the filesystem makes sense. The iOS/iCloud view of a future with no shared state or messaging seems like a dead end to me. I don’t think it will work to pre-determine all the interactions that people will want.

This is what I fear most about the current Apple vision for software. Software that cannot talk to other software is dull software.