Apple goes to court to avoid changes to its App Store
Published in News


Normally the law wins, but that is America

Fruity cargo cult is Apple asking a higher court to halt a judge’s decision that will force changes to its App Store while a legal fight with Epic Games continues.

Apple’s battery development chief flees
Published in News
Monday, 29 November 2021 12:43

Apple’s battery development chief flees


Joins VW

Apple's global battery development chief, Ahn Soonho, has moved to Volkswagen to lead the automaker's development of electric vehicle batteries.

Italy fines Google and Apple for being evil
Published in News
Friday, 26 November 2021 12:19

Italy fines Google and Apple for being evil


$11.23 million each for being too aggressive with customer data 

Italy's antitrust regulator has fined Google and Apple $11.23 million each for "aggressive practices" linked to the commercial use of user data.

Apple warns Thailand's dissidents of hacks
Published in News
Thursday, 25 November 2021 13:04

Apple warns Thailand's dissidents of hacks


iPhone security overturned by state-sponsored attackers

Fruity cargo cult Apple has warned six activists and researchers who have been critical of Thailand's government that their phones had been hacked by "state-sponsored attackers".

Washington wants to dismantle Apple’s NDA use
Published in News
Thursday, 25 November 2021 13:01

Washington wants to dismantle Apple’s NDA use


Used to cover workplace harassment and discrimination claims

Washington State is bring in laws to prevent companies like Apple using NDAs to cover workplace harassment and discrimination claims.

Apple quietly delays drivers licence ID plans
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 25 November 2021 12:45

Apple quietly delays drivers licence ID plans


Refuses to say why

 Apple quietly delayed its iOS 15 ID cards feature to 2022 without telling the world why.

Apple sues NSO
Published in News
Wednesday, 24 November 2021 12:39

Apple sues NSO


Making money from our software security holes is our job

Fruity cargo cult Apple is furious that the Israeli surveillance company NSO has been making a viable business out of its poor software security.

Apple’s podcast ruse
Published in News
Wednesday, 24 November 2021 12:34

Apple’s podcast ruse


Prevent embarrassing reviews

Fruity cargo cult Apple has found a wizard way of preventing users posting bad reviews for its Apple Podcasts apps.

Tame Apple Press claims electric car is coming
Published in Transportation


This is not a repeat of the story written every month since 2014

While Apple has not managed to get the motor industry to take its electric car proposal seriously, that is not stopped the Tame Apple Press from peddling claims about what amounts to vapourware for years.

Apple’s repair policy was not done out of the “goodness of its heart”
Published in News


Another game of monopoly 

While the Tame Apple Press was doing its best to claim that the fruity cargo cult was offering DIY repair kits to show its goodness, more cynical people - other than us - are smelling a rat.