Remains of the Day: Briefly legal
Cupertino exits one lawsuit even as it prepares to enter another, and one man shows you how to make your floppy disks play nicely with your iPad. The remainders for Tuesday, May 28, 2013 are strictly by the book.
The warranty suit in question is the one about faulty liquid sensors on iPhones and iPods, leading Apple to deny coverage for repairs even when water wasn’t involved. But only those who were denied coverage before specific dates are eligible to coll—annnnnnd you’ve already dropped your phone into the toilet, haven’t you?
The federal judge who will hear the ebook-price-fixing case between the Department of Justice and Apple has given a “tentative” opinion before the trial, saying that she believes that Apple will be shown guilty. Fair and impartial, huzzah!
3.5-inch floppies only—sorry, 8-inch floppy users.