Hot Tunes: Man Says Nano iPod Caught Fire in His Pocket

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| The flames lasted 15 seconds and fire reached up to his chest, she said in a
| telephone interview.
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/pcworld/2007...pcworld/138156

A lawsuit over Apple's bricking has just been launched too.


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Apple Arrogance Unleashed!

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| But the only problem with Apple is that it has no gratitude. Or humility. Or
| generosity. Or manners.
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| I'm a big fan of Apple products. But there's no escaping the fact that Apple
| has always been, well, arrogant. Which was fine -- their superiority complex
| has always been both partially deserved and one of the company's motivations
| to strive for better things. But in the past few months, the company seems to
| have crossed some kind of invisible line, now brazenly pissing off not just
| competitors, but its most devoted fans, closest partners and industry
| supporters. * * *
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http://itmanagement.earthweb.com/cne...le.php/3703216


Apple's Not 'Bricking' Hacked IPhones for Revenge

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| Many people seem to think Apple is deliberately "bricking" hacked iPhones
| with a software update as payback for users having the temerity to hack the
| devices. *
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http://www.wired.com/gadgets/mac/com...cultofmac_1003


Apple disapproves of Iphone voice app

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| Back in August, Voice Signal announced that its engineers have ported several
| of its existing applications onto the Apple Iphone as a proof of concept.
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http://www.theinquirer.net/gb/inquir...s-iphone-voice


Lawyer advertises for clients to sue Apple for its Iphone sins

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| His website implies that he's planning on filing a class action lawsuit
| against Apple.
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http://www.theinquirer.net/gb/inquir...es-clients-sue


New York resident files quixotic suit over iPhone price cut

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| The erratic play of the New York Mets appears to have spurred at least one
| city resident and iPhone owner on a perplexing quest for justice.
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http://www.news.com/8301-13579_3-978...=2547-1_3-0-20


Wozniak hates Open Sauce

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| In an interview with eWeek, Woz said that there are always people who want
| things to be free and the open-source movement starts with those sort of
| people. *
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http://www.theinquirer.net/en/inquir...tes-open-sauce


Apple promises to kill unlocked Iphones

http://www.theinquirer.net/en/inquir...locked-iphones


iPod Classic Will Be Supported

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| As recently reported on Slashdot, Apple, in its infinite wisdom, has added a
| checksum to the iPod database apparently to restrict non-iTunes products
| (like Amarok via libgpod) from having the ability to add music. *
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http://amarok.kde.org/blog/archives/...Supported.html


Apple to Brick Modded iPhones, Apple Boycott?

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| While community reaction is generally negative, one blogger suggests sending
| an even stronger message to Apple by boycotting Apple on October 1.
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http://www.osnews.com/story.php/1868...Apple-Boycott/