Tag Archive: Protests

Fake Apple ad campaign protests Obama’s Silicon Valley visit

Apple’s legendary iPod ads have been nothing less than iconic, but a California street artists has turned the famous marketing campaign into an anti-Obama parody ahead of the President’s visit to area. President Obama just wrapped up a quick fundraising…Read more ›

Plaintiff protests $324 million settlement in Apple anti-poaching case

Apple might be among the companies which settled the Silicon Valley anti-poaching dispute out of court last month, but one plaintiff isn’t happy — calling the $ 324 million settlement “grossly inadequate.” The trial was supposed to begin at the end…Read more ›

iPhone App Could Be Used To Fight Against Megaphone Ban In Occupy Wall Street Protests

Occupy Wall Street protestors are not allowed to amplify sound outdoors while protesting in New York City (NYC), but a new iPhone app could be used to get around the megaphone ban that NYC has in place. Since physical microphones are not allowed, people typically chant in unison to create the same effect. The Inhuman Microphone app for the iPhone has the potential to bring the art of  [Read More…]

Syrian Authorities Ban The iPhone As Steve Jobss Dad Protests Brutality And Killing [Video]

Syrian are no longer allowed to use Apples iPhone after authorities banned the popular device this week in a bid to stop activists from documenting government violence. Following the move, Steve Jobss biological father, John Jandali, announced his support for the Syrian people on YouTube. Lebanese website Al Nashara reports thatthe Customs Department of the Syrian Finance Ministry has issued a notice to activists in Syria to inform that using  [Read More…]

US Uncut Planning June Protests at Apple Stores

Protesters may be coming soon to an Apple Store near you. According to reports published in recent hours, US Uncut – a firm that cracks down on companies that try to skirt their tax payments – is taking aim at Apple. The organization is planning protests to commence next weekend. What has Apple done to raise the ire of this group? According to the angry bunch, US Uncut is displeased with Apple’s participation in the  [Read More…]