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Oh dear, not the iPhone again...

 
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Bazza
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 23, 2010 5:24 pm    Post subject: Oh dear, not the iPhone again... Reply with quote

Oops...

Wipeout: When Your Company Kills Your iPhone...

http://www.npr.org/2010/11/22/131511381/wipeout-when-your-company-kills-your-iphone

Oh the pleasures of proprietory devices AND SW. ;'(
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Rhakios
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 23, 2010 6:19 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Eh? I'm sure it would be quite possible to do the same with Free software - and as most people aren't software literate, a company that wanted to could do the same to them.

Oh by the way:

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After restoring her iPhone or, as she calls it, her "precious iPhone" she says she'll never put work e-mail on it again.


That'll be the handy, proprietary iPhone sync software then. Rolling Eyes

<full points to the lady concerned for having a back up>
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