Tag Archive: Apologizes


Jimmy Iovine apologizes for sexist comments about Apple Music

Like an over-the-air update to fix a faulty piece of software, Apple sprang into action following Jimmy Iovine’s Thursday interview with CBS This Morning — with Iovine apologizing for his sexist comments about women’s inability to find music because… you know, women. “I could have chosen my words better,” the Apple Music boss, Beats guru […]

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Chinese ad company apologizes for snooping on iOS users

The Chinese mobile ad company responsible for malicious code discovered in 256 iOS apps has come forward and apologized after being named and shamed by Apple. “We’ve identified a group of apps that are using a third-party advertising SDK, developed by Youmi, a mobile advertising provider, that uses private APIs to gather private information, such as […]

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Steve Jobs‘ Aaron Sorkin apologizes to Tim Cook. Sort of.

Steve Jobs writer Aaron Sorkin has been doing the media rounds as of late. Last night he appeared on Conan, where he made a kinda-sorta apology to Tim Cook for their recent falling-out — only to then turn around and joke about Apple hacking his personal files. As you do. Tim Cook and Sorkin’s war-of-words started after Cook […]

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iSorry: Aaron Sorkin apologizes to Tim Cook

Tim Cook and Steve Jobs screenwriter Aaron Sorkin had a war of words last week. First off, Cook made some disparaging comments about the upcoming movie biopic on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert — prompting Sorkin to lash back by criticizing Apple for employing a “factory full of children in China” who are paid “17 cents an hour” […]

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Chinese smartphone maker apologizes for likening Apple to Hitler

A Chinese smartphone maker has apologized for an ad comparing Apple to mass-murdering Nazi leader, Adolf Hitler. The ad depicted a cartoon Hitler performing the Nazi salute, with his red armband showing the Apple logo instead of a swastika. Text on…Read more ›

JC Penney Apologizes For Former Apple Retail Chief Ron Johnson’s $12.99 Billion Blunder

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Former Apple Retail Chief Ron Johnson’s time at JC Penney was not a good one for the company. Johnson tried to revamp the retailer’s image from a clearing house for cheap junk sold at discounted prices during an endless spree of “sales” and “coupons” into a refined boutique, a store-within-a-store retail concept similar to the Apple Store.

The result? A $ 12.99 billion year-over-year decline in revenue that got Johnson fired as CEO after his first year  [Read More…]

iPad Pinkie Ripper Gets 25 Years in Jail, Apologizes

A 22-year-old man got a 25-year jail sentence for a ripping off part of a mans pinkie while stealing an iPad. The Denver Post reported that Brandon Smith apologized to the victim, Bill Jordan, who did not appear in court for the sentencing hearing because he fears for his life. The scales looked weighted after Brandon Smith reportedly thought his theft case would go away if the victim was eliminated.  [Read More…]