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Apple Suck

I despair. If its not bad enough that Apple wanted my credit card details within 20 seconds of me installing itunes, that the ipod is not user maintainable, that they believe in closed proprietary and downright monopolistic practices ... my second, replacement for a broken, ipod has now gone fubar within 7 days.

Update: see dopisp for a way of using Windows Media Player with an Ipod and uninstall  itunes forever.

Ipods are supposed to be a portable music player -- why do they break if you don't treat them like a fucking faberge egg?

I've come to the conclusion that the typical Apple iWhore only fits one profile and that ain't me, typically they;
  • iMagpie - Cannot see beyond shiny
  • iMage not Substance - aspire to a consumerist ideal or lifestyle
  • Low iQ - have too much disposable income -or- a lower than average intelligence
  • iDoWhatYouLetMe - don't object to having their behaviours controlled by an organisation

Lastly, I'd guess a large number of them also are;

  • iClueless - Have no idea why being described by the above list is so terribly wrong.

Fuck Jobs. I'm off to buy a Zune ;-)

Oh - and please explain why an Apple leather case for an Ipod classic is £68 when a superior quality and versatile Ted Baker version is £28 ? Can you shout RIP-OFF !!

And this guy knows where I'm coming from ...

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