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What do you mean? On iOS you can install something or not, they are not forcing you to install anyting, you can also change your privacy settings for each app. They are not controlling their users they are making sure they get the best experience possible, you can also install webApps and of course there is jailbreaking. Im sure users are aware that they can only purchase from the appstore before they buy the product. You can always return your device within a couple of weeks if you are not statisfied.
This may have changed but I know with some iPods you cannot add/remove music without at least using iTunes to load/remove them. You don't have to buy them from iTunes but you still have to use that piece of crap program.
 
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I swear they think they're the king and can do whatever they want like produce stuff they sell at really high prices. A laptop over $1000? That's ridiculous.
You know what? They pretty much can do whatever they want and sell it at really high prices--much like how they're doing it right now. Best part is they're getting away with it.

A laptop over $1000? Nothing new there. Plenty of Windows laptops are over $1000, especially the ones that are at least comparable to Macbook Pros.

People just love to hate sometimes... and that's what's wrong with you.
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This may have changed but I know with some iPods you cannot add/remove music without at least using iTunes to load/remove them. You don't have to buy them from iTunes but you still have to use that piece of crap program.
Nope, there are other programs you can use if desired. Here are some good ones:

http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/29716...ing-your-ipod/
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It's true were being tracked like sheep!!!
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This is why I do not own anything from Apple. Over-priced iCrap IMO. I don't even have itunes, and it's free! Anything that Steve Jobs does is for the money, nothing else.
Couldn't agree more.

I once had iTunes for the free HD movie trailers.

Now they're so damn hard to find - navigating the iTunes Store now is like navigating India.

The search function throws up nothing useful.

I give up.

And also, this is why I will never buy an iPhone.
Never supported it in the first place.
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I have my issues with Apple - mostly because they tie their non-computer devices to their specific versions of their OS. I'd have no problem with purchasing an iPod, if I could connect it to a regular style computer, and not be forced to purchase their proprietary, $3000 piece of garbage.
In every thread related to Apple, you post some incredible nonsense like this. I honestly don't know where you get it from. I also wonder if I'm the only one that sees it. I'm not trying to be mean or anything, but are you mental? Seriously....the stuff you make up and pull out of the clear blue sky is amazing (amazing in that no one seems to notice).
 
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In every thread related to Apple, you post some incredible nonsense like this. I honestly don't know where you get it from. I also wonder if I'm the only one that sees it. I'm not trying to be mean or anything, but are you mental? Seriously....the stuff you make up and pull out of the clear blue sky is amazing (amazing in that no one seems to notice).
Don't worry, I noticed it too.
    
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Meh....on an android, I can just install droidwall and block outgoing connections for the applications. Problem solved.

I can also not use applications that share my data, which is what I do on my PC.
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In every thread related to Apple, you post some incredible nonsense like this. I honestly don't know where you get it from. I also wonder if I'm the only one that sees it. I'm not trying to be mean or anything, but are you mental? Seriously....the stuff you make up and pull out of the clear blue sky is amazing (amazing in that no one seems to notice).
But didn't you know that you can ONLY use one-button mice with macs, and that you can't browse the internet with macs, and that you can get the same hardware in a mac laptop that costs 1,000 in a pc laptop for 200, and that Steve Jobs is a Satanist?
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I have a five year old iPod. I haven't used iTunes in years, it's such a piece of **** software. I will never buy another, and never will I touch a crApple product again. I have used Macs and I hate them too, overpriced nonsense, restricted for control only.

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Yawn at the Apple hate. That's so 2001. Get over it. The company has been one of the most innovative tech companies in history and half the tech you have today wouldn't have been possible without them. So quit your QQ'ing and get a clue.
Apple: the inventors of the iGrip!

Apples one and only achievement's been successful advertisement, nothing more. Their hardware is no better than anyone else's, their OS's less than mediocre and their service terrible. They steadfastly refused to admit their antenna's design was bad, in the hope the bad publicity would go away. Only when it didn't did Apple admit they'd made a mistake.
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