Silicon Valley Unites Against Trump

I’m typing this on a device that wouldn’t exist if not for an immigrant from Syria. Steven Paul Jobs was given up for adoption when he was born. His birth father was named Abdulfattah “John” Jandali, a Muslim man who grew up in Syria. He went to the American University of Beirut and later got...

Net Neutrality and Privacy Are Now at Risk

Last year, Apple got into a fight with the FBI over an abandoned iPhone 5c. The iPhone belonged to the San Bernardino shooter. It was the shooter’s work phone, and he had destroyed both his and his wife’s primary phones, which were likely used to coordinate the attack It was highly unlikely that the phones...

Trump’s FCC Picks Are Bad News for Net Neutrality

Trump’s presidential win may spell bad news for anyone who’s not white, not straight, not cisgender, not male, an immigrant, or not Christian, but now his presidency could prove to be bad for another group: internet based businesses and internet users. Basically, all of you. That’s because Trump has chosen two men to serve as...

Apple Refuses to Support RNC Due to Trump’s Policies

The Republican National Committee needs electronics like everyone else. Unless they bring their own computers, they can expect to get nothing donated to them from Apple, if two separate reports from Politico and John Paczkowski are true. Apple is refusing to supply the RNC with devices or support over Trump’s policies. All things considered, Apple...

Despite “Boycott,” Donald Trump Owns Apple Stock

Donald Trump's complete lack of knowledge, understanding, and integrity was on display during his 20 day boycott of Apple after Apple refused to destroy all iPhone security and create a precedent that would allow the FBI to destroy all smartphone and computer security. He had no understanding of the matter at hand, and while he...

Donald Trump’s Boycott Has Ended

Donald Trump is clearly a man of integrity. Donald Trump’s boycott lasted a whopping 20 days. 20 whole days without the iPhone. He must have been a wreck. For the record, I haven’t had Chick-fil-A in 4+ years. I loved their chicken and waffle fries, but hate that they were giving to anti-gay organizations. That’s my big boycott. I...