Apple Texts customers about an “important iPhone software update”

Apple Texts customers about an "important iPhone software update"
A few minutes ago I received a text message that read as follows: “A free message from Apple and AT&T: An important software update for iPhone 3G has been available on iTunes since this past Monday. To get it, simply synch your iPhone 3G with iTunes and click the “Check For Updates” button. Apple is Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily 331 – China bans iTunes, Apple offers to replace iPod Nano batteries and more!

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Alabama woman sues Apple over “Defective iPhone 3G”

An Alabama woman has filed a complaint that she hopes will turn into a class-action lawsuit against Apple over the spottiness of the iPhone 3G. We’ve all read the problems online, and many people have experienced the dropped calls and overall connection troubles even in well covered 3G areas. If this does become a class Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily 328 – Android coming to “threaten” the iPhone, Apple Fire, and more!

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Apple Fire Damage estimated at $2 Million

Apple Fire Damage estimated at $2 Million
According to the Santa Clara County Fire Department the fire at Apple’s Valley Green facility last week resulted in $2 Million in damages. It is still unknown what exactly caused the fire. Various reports indicate that the fire was burning for more than 3 hours. It was reported at 10:21 pm, and “under control” by Read more…

Apple spends $450k on lobbying gov. in Q2 2008

MacNN reports this morning that Appl spent $450,000 in the second quarter of this year to lobby within the federal government under a broad spectrum of interests including energy conservation, education, and intellectual property rights. According to a disclosure form which Apple filed on July 21st (thanks Forbes) the money was divided between patent reforms, Read more…

iPod Nano owner doesn’t get his exploded iPod replaced…and for good reason

iPod Nano owner doesn't get his exploded iPod replaced...and for good reason
The Consumerist has a very long winded document from an individual who’s first generation iPod Nano exploded. The piece starts out explaining his situation and then sort of falls off into a ramble about how awful Apple is as a company for not immediately handing him a brand new iPod when brings in an iPod Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily 326 – Predictions for 2008-2009

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Predictions for Apple’s Sept. Special Event, Macworld 2009, and Summer 2009

Predictions for Apple's Sept. Special Event, Macworld 2009, and Summer 2009
Everyday I have to read some kind of report about a Wallstreet “analyst” who is making predictions about what the future holds for Apple. Half the time these guys are either just “predicting” stuff they read off of MacRumors or Apple Insider, and the other half they’re spouting out stuff that is so blatantly obvious Read more…

Nielsen Online reports Apple is 10th most recognized online brand

Nielsen Online reports Apple is 10th most recognized online brand
Nielsen Online, an off-shoot of the television ratings provider, tracks Top 10 online brands each and every month. “Apple Computer” finished in the 10th place position for the month of July according to MacNN. The research firm says that 51.7 million unique users visited Apple-owned websites or used Apple software in the month of July. Read more…