quote: You can agree or disagree if freedom of the press applies and outweighs everything , even when the outcome causes harm is totally up to you. I certainly disagree with you there but opinions are opinions.
quote: Even freedom of speech is curtailed when it causes harm. How about you yelling fire in a theatre and say you have a bomb at an airport to test that theory out.
quote: Oh goodie. Now we are arguing which is the best format for separating a quote from a response.
quote: Sorry Bu I would ahve to side with apple here even if the judes don't. I'm all for free- of speech but I think people need to be accountable for what they say and print.
quote: I can at this piont print anything i want about any one and say a source told me and I'm protected. it Might be legal but I think its crap. I think all jorunalist should have to produce proof of what they print or if the the information is clearer a link, then be responisble for the damages it causes. I know this will never be the case, but Free Speech should not the freedom print anything.
quote: They need to protect their intellectual property.
quote: They aren't protecting "intellectual property" here.
quote: I can see how you could call it "intellectual property" - but your right, it wasn't as if they posted pages and pages of engineering schematics. It was only concerning a firewire interface for GarageBand which AFAIK didn't provide any technical info.