February 18th, 2009

Apple and censorship

The other day a friend of mine asked me why the hell I hadn't gotten an iPhone yet. (Yes, he's an Apple fanboy.)

I offered him a litany of reasons, including AT&T, the battery life, cost of the service plan, the lack of a keyboard, and several other things. One of them was that I didn't want Apple being the gatekeeper of what applications I could use on my phone.

Here's a prime example.