You pulled his quote out of context. His full assertion is that Dropbox is secure IF USED CORRECTLY (i.e., encrypting data before sending to Dropbox). Do you have evidence that contradicts that statement?
That's truly disappointing... it could have been interesting to watch.
It was a dress rehearsal, of sorts. The real matches will be broadcast in February.
Funny, they already did: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cisco_IOS
Oh, you said anything *like* iOS, not anything *named* iOS.
All of those uses (paperweight, doorstop, therapeutic stress relief target) also apply to bricks in general, so the definition "as useful as a brick" still applies. I don't see your argument supporting your statement that the definition is nearly meaningless.