Apple ordered to end iPhone exclusivity in France

According the the French competition counsel Apple must cease its exclusive relationship with France Telecom’s Orange and allow other local carriers to offer the iPhone to its subscribers immediately. The reasonings is because the exclusive deal violates local freedom of competition and pricing laws. The inquiry into the situation started after France’s third largest mobile Read more…

Apple Expo Paris 2009 is officially cancelled

Well Apple has effectively killed off another trade show. The Apple Expo Paris 2009 event has been cancelled by Reed Exhibitions. The announcement came only a day after Apple announced that it would be pulling out of Macworld Expo in 2010 – and that CEO Steve Jobs would not be giving the Keynote at the Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily 399 – Apple drops Macworld Expo, Apple Expo cancelled, and more!

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POLL: Has Apple’s Announcement affected your Macworld plans?

Apple’s announcement yesterday is a hot topic around the web, with many people sounding off about their opinions on the situation. Some have even said that it has changed their plans for attending Macworld 2009. I thought I’d drop a poll in here and see how this has affected the AG readership. Are any of Read more…

Macworld Expo set to continue with or without Apple

IDG World Expo was quick to respond yesterday with assurances that the “Macworld Expo” event would continue to happen in 2010 and beyond – with or without Apple. IDG vice president Paul Kent released a statement shortly after Apple’s press release yesterday afternoon. “We are on track for a terrific show this year, with strong Read more…

Apple’s Press Release leaves many Questions left unanswered.

Apple’s press release yesterday leaves a lot of unanswered questions. For one…Why wasn’t Steve Jobs mentioned in the press release? It’s obviously the first question everyone is going to ask — it makes sense to mention a reason WHY he would not be giving the Keynote. Instead, it was completely ignored. We all know he’s Read more…

Apple says Macworld 2009 is its last – and that Steve Jobs WILL NOT be giving the Keynote

Apple just released a bombshell of a press release, not only announcing that Macworld 2009 will be the last time they exhibit at the show, but that Steve Jobs will not be giving this year’s keynote address. Instead Philip Schiller will be giving the Keynote. The press release makes it clear that this is the Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily 398 – OSX 10.5.6 update problems, Get a Mac Ads, and more!

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Do we REALLY have to entertain an iPhone Nano rumor?

The Macworld rumors are starting to kick up – and since very few people seem to be buying the Apple Netbook rumor, an iPhone Nano rumor has now started to make its way around the blogs. Let’s think about this one rationally for a moment, though. Does an iPhone nano make any sense at all? Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily 396 – Holiday Gift Ideas, 3D UI for Mac, and more!

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