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a false statement made with deliberate intent to deceive; an intentional untruth; a falsehood. Synonyms: prevarication, falsification. Antonyms: truth.
something intended or serving to convey a false impression; imposture: His flashy car was a lie that deceived no one.
an inaccurate or false statement; a falsehood.
the charge or accusation of telling a lie: He flung the lie back at his accusers.
verb (used without object), lied, ly·ing.
to speak falsely or utter untruth knowingly, as with intent to deceive. Synonyms: prevaricate, fib.
to express what is false; convey a false impression.
Have you ever been able to write bug free code, or for that matter has anyone?You've got to wonder why Apple can't stop JB'ing ...
[)roi(];11819524 said:Have you ever been able to write bug free code, or for that matter has anyone?
According to who; you certainly don't have multiple teams of highly skilled hackers trolling through your app looking for every kink in it's armor.I have a pretty low bug count actually.
With the resources Apple has and the fact it's built on Unix and the time they've had available ... makes you wonder.
... but it's also probable that the underlying reasons are even more simplistic; i.e. these types of devices can for example: record the conversation, take photos, ...Thats why the iPhone/iPads are banned in top secret Govt meetings... Even the British govt has banned the iPad(perhaps iPhone) from Parlamentary sessions.
I agree to this point. However we know lot of details of industry standards and embedded mechanism to intercept communication by example in GSM networks. This is not secret and it is even one of requirements imposed by many governments including SA. Scary enough... I don't need sensations like this. Corrupt government is more concern, as they spy on you all the time.[)roi(];11819488 said:This problem in either case is not Apple focused, but rather a general compromise across the entire technology sector -- we certainly don't know at this stage who to trust.