A blog post in five tweets.
There’s no proof, and no reason to believe Apple here. They mess the easy stuff up all the time, trust about big stuff is too eroded.— Ash vs NSThread (@ashfurrow) October 10, 2016
I wrote these tweets as I waddled through security in New York, before the Kapeli told their side of the story. I think we need more of this critical thinking towards Apple. Something I’ve said before:
If you love Apple, think critically about their decisions. Question their motives and decisions. Embrace nuance, reject extremism.— Ash vs NSThread (@ashfurrow) September 8, 2016
Matt Drance really summed the whole Dash situation up it up well:
Again, it doesn’t entirely matter if he ends up a liar. The levee broke too early. The end.— Matt Drance (@drance) October 11, 2016
Apple is just a company. I know we all like them, and we want them to do well, but sometimes Apple will fail to live up to our ideals and our expectations. We’ve got to be ready to hold them accountable.