Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 10th Apr 2010 08:57 UTC
Talk, Rumors, X Versus Y "Apple's current - and in our opinion, objectionable - position is now close to the complete opposite of its initial stance. From promoting openness and standards, the company is now pushing for an ever more locked-down and restricted platform. It's bad for competition, it's bad for developers, and it's bad for consumers. I hope that there will be enough of a backlash that the company is forced to reconsider, but with the draw of all those millions of iPhone (and now, iPad) customers, I fear that Apple's developers will, perhaps with some reluctance, just accept the restriction and do whatever Cupertino demands."
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RE[7]: I applaud Apple's move.
by darknexus on Wed 14th Apr 2010 22:24 UTC in reply to "RE[6]: I applaud Apple's move."
darknexus
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2008-07-15

I could go on about how my former place of employment had exactly this situation, but apparently you refuse to believe anything said here.

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