Don’t hack off Apple

Don’t hack off Apple: It appears that Apple is not only threatening those who would like to hack iTunes, it is even threatening a compay that wanted to create a magazine devoted to the iPod®. reports Apple is behind the recent change in plans at the IDG Mac publishing unit (no word yet on if they have to change the name to something other than Mac publishing unit) that caused it to do a last-minute change on the previously titled iPod® World magazine. If true, this may explain why the publisher is now saying the magazine is not merely about iPods and why the name has been changed to (even if you click on the URL iPod [®] Playlist. It appears Apple helped the company expand its editorial horizons.