Apples Falling from the Tree

This post is based on the following Facebook post:

Imagine if you owned hundreds of rental homes. And imagine that one of your tenants in one of your homes committed a…

Posted by Tony Rush on Friday, February 19, 2016

 


Some thoughts I’d like to share…

Apple and Netscape partnered with the government to sue Microsoft over free browsers. That was the foot in the door. It’s been open since and getting worse every day.
Closing the door and protecting data now requires more security than the government can provide. If Apple wins nothing happens. If they would have joined Google when we all needed them it still would have been too late. They started this by suing

Apple have started to see the light:
http://www.apple.com/privacy/transparency-reports/

Google’s been preaching this for years:
https://www.google.com/transparencyreport/

Microsoft was forced by Apple and Netscape to “get-it” a long time ago:

When transparency alone isn’t enough

Additional Perspective:

Apple have never been a target. But for ten years we’ve been telling folks that it will happen.