Everyone should have heard about the whole Google Voice fiasco between
Apple, AT&T, and Google from the past week, which puts Apple in a
bad light, seeing as they allow so many fart applications and other
useless apps, but go on and completely ban something useful like Google
Voice. But now Apple has done yet another move that brings even more
attention to the company - by removing over 900 apps from one developer
and banning the developer from the App Store. The developer in question
is Khalid Shaikh, founder of Perfect Acumen.
The staff gets excited about the potential of Netflix on the iPhone, then realize that it probably it won't happen and cry a little. We talk about the Google Voice fiasco a bit more and we lament the horror of the Facebook iPhone app and its many shortcomings.
Burning Naughty Bits Syndrome is, well, a rather personal thing. You’re kicking back on your chaise lounge, bedecked in short pants with a MacBook on your lap, and within 10 to 15 minutes your
’Book’s legendary battery o’ hellfire is threatening to poach your eggs.
GarageBand has done a great job of bringing user-friendly, intuitive
home-recording tools to the masses. But while the results usually
outstrip the four-track compositions of yore, most GarageBand creations
sound like exactly what they are: one person recording simple musical
sketches to a computer. Fortunately, with the application of a few
simple pro-recording concepts, your solo projects can be so much more.
Duerr and his team at Riverturn,
a technology consulting firm that also builds iPhone apps, have spent
the past five days trying to figure out the real reason why Apple
pulled their VoiceCentral Google Voice app from the App store and
whether there is any hope that the Apple will reconsider its decision.