Artist Changes Apple Show

AP NEW YORK—Mike Daisey, the Off-Broadway performer who acknowledged that he made up parts of his one-man show about Apple Inc. products being made in Chinese sweatshops, has cut questionable sections from the monologue and added a prologue explaining …Find out more from Wall Street Journal



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New Apple iPad

Still the finest large-screen tablet on the market, the third-generation Apple iPad ($499-$829) delivers an unmatched array of excellent apps on a truly gorgeous screen. The high-res display and fast 4G LTE are the best of what’s changed from the …Find out more from PC Magazine

‘This American Life’ retracts damning report on Apple manufacturer Foxconn

By msnbc.com staff and news services An episode of the popular weekly radio program “This American Life” that painted a damaging picture of life for employees at factories that make Apple products in China contained “significant fabrications,” the show …Find out more from msnbc.com

Why Didn’t Apple Sue Mike Daisey?

If many western reporters thought Daisey was making things up, and Schmitz was able to prove it, doesn’t it follow that Apple must have known all along that Daisey was lying? For example, Apple should have known that there were no hexane-related …Find out more from Forbes

Apple fans snap up new iPad on 1st day

By KELVIN CHAN and ROBERT BARR Apple-mania returned to Asia and Europe on Friday as the company’s latest version of its iPad went on sale, drawing die-hard fans to shops selling the highly anticipated tablet computer. Gadget fans lined up in the UK, …Find out more from BusinessWeek

New iPad Review: A Sharper Focus for Apple’s Tablet

By Harry McCracken | @harrymccracken | March 17, 2012 | + Apple, as everyone knows, has a remarkable track record for revolutionizing the product categories it enters. But it’s at least as talented at — I hope this is a word — evolutionizing them.Find out more from TIME

Apple iPad 2012 Teardown: Amazing display, difficult to repair

By Bill Detwiler Takeaway: The 2012 Apple iPad is a solid upgrade and its Retina display is amazing. But as Bill Detwiler discovered, it’s still difficult to open and repair. From the outside, Apple’s third-generation iPad may look at lot like it’s …Find out more from CNET (blog)

Apple Factory Scrutiny Likely to Continue Despite Critic’s Fabrications

As a result, the radio program This American Life has retracted a massively popular episode called “Mr. Daisey and the Apple Factory” that aired on January 6. The New York Times has also removed a paragraph from an opinion piece Daisey authored last …Find out more from PCWorld (blog)

Radio Show Pulls Exposé on Apple

6 episode that featured a piece by performance artist Mike Daisey about Apple Inc.’s manufacturing practices in China. Mr. Glass accused Mr. Daisey of lying to him and another producer during fact-checking on the story. The broadcast was an excerpt …Find out more from Wall Street Journal

Congress summons Apple to explain privacy protections

Despite a detailed response from Apple CEO Tim Cook and the introduction of new privacy policies, US government officials aren’t yet satisfied that Apple is doing enough to protect the information of its customers. GK Butterfield and Henry Waxman, …Find out more from Washington Post

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Apple loses ITC ruling against Motorola Mobility in patent …

Florian Mueller over at FOSS Patents noted yesterday that Apple’s patent infringement case against Motorola Mobility has been dealt a nearly fatal.More By Steven Sande

Letter from China: Apple, China, and the Truth : The New Yorker

Online version of the weekly magazine, with current articles, cartoons, blogs, audio, video, slide shows, an archive of articles and abstracts back to 1925.More By Evan Osnos

Apple Adds iCloud Safari Tab Syncing to OS X Mountain Lion …

One feature promised in OS X Mountain Lion was the ability to sync Safari tabs between different devices. Macworld reported it in their Mountain…More By Arnold Kim

Was This Apple’s Best Week Ever?

Between the release of the new iPad, a soaring stock price and the discrediting of one of its critics, Apple is reaching new heights.More By Chris Taylor

Path, Apple, Facebook named in mobile privacy class-action lawsuit …

A class-action lawsuit was filed against 18 high-profile mobile application companies this week, resulting out of recent reports that many apps “steal” users’ address books.More By Meghan Kelly

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A Little Bit Of Heaven – Movie Trailers – iTunes – Apple Trailers

A LITTLE BIT OF HEAVEN is a love story set in New Orleans about an irreverent young woman who unexpectedly falls in love with her doctor. Marley Corbett …Read more here.

Apple cements tablet market lead with new iPad – Yahoo! News

From Yahoo! News: LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Apple Inc’s newest iPad looked like another hot seller on Friday as hundreds lined up at stores around the …Read more here.