John Markoff’s article On a Small Screen, Just the Salient Stuff, speaks on the iPhone’s success being due to the reconfiguration of sites to fit its screen.
“By stripping down the Web site interface to the most basic functions, site designers can focus the user’s attention and offer relevant information without distractions.”
If only site designers would take this simple approach to web design regardless of screen size. Quality over quantity would be a savior to my eyes (that’s for sure!) This is something a lot of major company’s sites forget in user experience.