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App Store Hypocrisy: Apple Bans Sexy Comic but Sells Tit Mags

According to the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, Apple has banned an issue of a comic from the Comixology app. “After extended review, Apple has decided to ban Image Comics’ Sex Criminals #2 from ComiXology’s iOS app based on undisclosed violations of their content guidelines.” Apparently, Apple sent the following statement to the publisher of […]

Apple IDs Suck

Yep, that’s pretty much the state of Apple IDs. The number of problems I hear about from readers is astonishing. We all have one, if we ever buy anything from the iTunes Store, the Mac App Store, or use iCloud. And they cause problems. I’ve written an article over at Macworld, The Problem with Apple […]

Apple’s Illogical App Store Upgrade Process (Updated)

FileMaker today released Bento 4 for iPad, which the company touts as a tool for creating databases on an iPad which the company calls “apps.” This is all well and good, but this upgrade revealed some inconsistencies in the iTunes Store. First, if you search for Bento on the iTunes Store, you’ll see two versions […]

Apple and App Store Censorship

What’s the deal with this censorship, Apple? Ok, you banned jiggly boob apps, and even all apps that have babes in bikinis. One can argue for this in some ways, but you still sell an app from Playboy. So now you censor a Pulitzer prize winning cartoonist for satire. This is an app with political […]