Apple, Tim Cook, Herreid discussed on Techmeme Ride Home

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War. Footing apple has apparently gone on a war footing when it comes to internal employees leaks to the media according to a leaked email. Tim cook told apple staffers. That recent leakers of info about apple products and internal meetings do not belong here and quote and the company is tracking them down and yes. I am aware of the irony of us learning about that from a leak. Quoting the verge on september seventeenth. Tim cook announced during an internal companywide meeting. That apple would be requiring frequent testing for unvaccinated employees. But was stopping short of a vaccine mandate. He also said that he was looking forward to moving forward. After the epic versus apple antitrust case shortly after the meeting both pieces of news leaked to the verge now cook. His tying the news to product leaks which the company has historically gone to great lengths to track down goading from cooks leaked email. I'm writing today. Because i've heard from so many of you. That were incredibly frustrated to see. The contents of the meeting leaked to reporters. This comes after a product launch in which most of the details of our announcements were also leaked to the press. I want you to know that. I share your frustration. These opportunities to connect as a team are really important but they only work. If we can trust that the content will stay with an apple. I want to reassure you that we are doing everything in our power to identify those who leaked as you know. We do not tolerate disclosures of confidential information whether it's product ip or the details of a confidential meeting we know that the leakers constitute a small number of people. We also know that people who leak confidential information do not belong here and quote as chris. Herreid tweeted quote. If i were apple a slightly different unique version of this internal email went out to each recipient. Be careful folks and quote. yes or watermarks. I always assumed everything. Apple did had digital watermarks. All over them and if they didn't before maybe they will do now. Meanwhile tim sweeney says apple has told epic that it will not consider reinstating epochs developer account until all legal appeals have been concluded which is not likely anytime soon likely years from now so maybe don't expect fortnight to return to. Is anytime soon. Quoting the verge. The emails published on wednesday both on twitter and an epic blog. Post indicate epic games's various apps are unlikely to return to the app store for the foreseeable future. One letter published by. Sweeney dated september twenty first and sent by lawyers representing apple informs. The company that apple will not reinstate epochs developer account until the appeals have been resolved a process that could take years quote apple has exercised its discretion not to reinstate epochs developer program account. At this time the email reads for the more apple will not consider any further request for reinstatement until the district. Court's judgement becomes final and non-appealable and quote the message accurately notes that judge yvonne gonzalez rogers. The judge in epic versus apple concluded. Apple is within its rights to terminate any epic related accounts..

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