Jason D. O'Grady

Jason O'Grady is a journalist and author specializing in mobile technology. He has published six books on Apple and mobile gadgets and his PowerPage blog has been publishing for over 18 years.

David Morgenstern

David Morgenstern has covered the Mac market and other technology segments for 20 years.

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AT&T lowering credit standards to move iPhones?

A post on personal credit forum CreditBoards by a person claiming to be an AT&T corporate employee working at HQ in Atlanta says AT&T's credit department is getting into the holiday spirit by lowering their credit standards.According to the poster "radiodesignguy" the change took affect around 10 December 2008 and runs through 1 January 2009 and was implemented in an effort to sell more iPhones over the holidays.

December 21, 2008 by

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The App Store is not a free market

In previous installments I've blogged about Craig Hockenberry's (Icon Factory) and David Barnard's (App Cubby) thoughts on the economics of the App Store.Hockenberry bemoaned the proliferation of "crapware" that higher-priced apps are forced to compete with while Barnard posted actual numbers from the App Cubby bank account.

December 19, 2008 by

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Apple sued over Apple TV, Airport Express and Mac

EZ4Media, a Bannockburn, IL maker of wireless entertainment devices, filed a lawsuit against Apple on Tuesday, claiming that the Apple TV, Airport Express, and Macintosh itself infringe on its patents which it obtained from Universal Electronics (UEI) in March.In the complaint, EZ4Media alleges that Apple hired three former UEI employees about a year before it introduced Apple TV and that the employees had access to UEI's confidential and proprietary information.

December 19, 2008 by

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