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Apple iPhone secretly monitors personal data

Apple iPhone secretly monitors personal data - read the full textAfter all the restrictions that Steve Jobs has imposed on the owners of Apple iPhone, now it turns out that Apple is probably secretly collecting personal data from any iPhone. A power user has found bits of code in the iPhone, that may collect and send personal data, such as IMEI, IP address,...

 

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sad truth. apple has been strict about sharing it products, technology, and services, that's why its old computer models failed. If apple had dominated the computer world back then, computers would still be very expensive, no clones will exist, softwares are not interchangeable or backwards compatible. Microsoft made everything cheaper, gave us choices with computer hardwares and softwares.. and you all hate Bill.

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  • 2007-12-15 11:19
  • PRQf

I can't believe Steve Jobs would do this!!!YOu're a terrible person Mr.Jobs!!! YOu stay way from my children!!

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  • 2007-11-29 09:39
  • 4TAw

not expected this from mr.jobs......
cannot take people for a ride by good looks & fancy innovations....
one needs to buy a product only after its time tested......

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  • 2007-11-24 17:30
  • 2F6E

The I phone is an absolute "disaster" as far as data backup , SMS etc. are concerned....Have been using this for the past 7 weeks and had to format the phone as many as 7 times....just coz few sms recvd is not supported by the technology...

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  • 2007-11-24 17:24
  • 2F6E

If iphone and other companys like motorola are spying on us isnt that going against privacy laws? And i bet nokia and sony are also tracking people but like everything else is brushed aside and the uk public forget about it! Dumb or what

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  • 2007-11-24 16:32
  • M@T2

hhahahaha..
back to m55 siemens,.
no kidding.. no stealing data, tough like a superman..
when is the next m55 generation born?
hmmmmm...

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  • 2007-11-24 16:06
  • PSPa

People loved iPhone mainly due to it's fancy interface, but nokia and SE already has some guns for them. now all i'm waiting for them is to have unveiled those: The S60 Touch and the upcoming UIQ 3.2/4 :P

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  • 2007-11-23 05:57
  • 2A3m

This is just amazing! I wonder why Apple fanboys are so quiet about it. Would they be this quiet if Microsot were doing it? but since it's Apple... no it's not possible, or at least you gotta give them the benefit of the doubt. Shame on you Apple, and on everyone that buys products from this company.

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  • 2007-11-23 03:35
  • LxFF

There are civil war, tsunami, starvation, AIDS, military occupational (foreign country), cancer etc, victims all over the world not to mention education and health care even the developed countries and some, many people standing in line to buy this junk which gets outdated in 6 months (GPS, Wifi, G3.5, HSPA, video call, better camera, handwriting recognition, etc - see ETEN X800 specs etc.)

Can this people sleep well?

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  • 2007-11-22 04:22
  • mstL

NEVER EVER BUY APPLE!!!!!!!!!!!

They think we are absolutely fools and we can not boycott apple.

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  • 2007-11-22 04:12
  • mstL

Someone will make apple pay. Thanks God i never bought any apple products. And people if u dont have ipod thats not the end. Go for the iriver clix or something. I mean ipod doesnt even have fm.

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  • 2007-11-21 19:50
  • PFI$

This is why i donot feel good with apple...

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  • 2007-11-21 18:21
  • 0yXK

Surely that's what windows has been doing for years??? Welcome to the new world order...

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  • 2007-11-21 16:03
  • ix1@

That's why I never get Apple stuffs

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  • 2007-11-21 15:08
  • TS$w

Cant say that I'm surprised. Typical Apple. I got my iPhone and installed PineApple software.

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  • 2007-11-21 12:36
  • M3s@

damn what if the apple spying the user and it can collect the private information

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  • 2007-11-21 11:45
  • wYxH

FAKE, that IMEI is not the same IMEI that the phone has, is just a name of a program string, that is the same in ALL the iphones.

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  • 2007-11-21 10:27
  • n0q5

Blah Blah Black Sheep... Have you any wool?

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  • 2007-11-21 09:52
  • PUPj

with this topic...such a waste of time buying i phone...

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  • 2007-11-21 09:47
  • PB4K

wow! it's illegal, isn't it?

another reason not to buy iphone...

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  • 2007-11-21 08:54
  • PB1$

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