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  •  apple has gone after EVERYONE (none)
    for as long as I can remember, they've held very tightly to any information about their products before the official launch.  They've gone after websites long before the existence of blogs.

    You can certainly argue that a release of information a few days early won't hurt their product, and you can certainly argue that they are control freaks and want to determine "message" for themselves (kind of like the Bush administration!)

    but you can't argue that they are targetting bloggers specifically and uniquely

    •  have they sued (none)
      websites in the past for the same thing? and won?

      The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of passionate intensity. --Yeats

      by JaneKnowles on Sat Mar 05, 2005 at 02:36:24 PM PST

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      •  not sure about suing (none)
        but certainly their threats caused one guy who always had advance notice of new products to close his site... when this particular senior moment passes, I'll remember the name

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