Unimaginative Apple parody in ‘Grand Theft Auto IV’

The folks at Rockstar games, apparently, are not Apple fans. TUAW thinks their parody is brilliant. I’m not as impressed. Drew over at TV Jab and I have been debating and discussing this game for weeks because I don’t have a very high opinion on of it. That was before the Apple parody, mind you, […]

Safari Hack exploit was public for almost a full year

Last month a Macbook Air was hacked very quickly…you may have heard of it. Well, it turns out that the “zero-day” exploit in Apple’s Safari browser was actually found in the open-source software library called Perl Compatible REgular Expressions or PCRE, which is used by many products including Safari, Apache, and more. Security researcher Chris […]

NBC would ‘love’ to be back in iTunes, they would also love to keep your files out of it

George Kliavkoff, chief digital officer for NBC Universal is singing a different ‘tune’ about iTunes according to CNET. The “chief digital officer” stated in a interview at the Ad:Tech conference that NBC would ‘ love to be on iTunes…It has a great customer experience. We’d love to figure out a way to distribute our content […]

Steve Ballmer talks ‘Silverlight’ on iPhone (what a moron)

At a Keynote at Microsoft’s Mix Conference yesterday afternoon, Steve Ballmer responded to a question from the audience about Silverlight appearing on the iPhone. He said the idea is certainly “interesting.” Then proceeded to be an idiot. He expressed concern over the fact that Apple was taking a 30% cut from applications sold through the […]