Tim Cook Has Issues

Christmas is closing in but that doesn’t stop the crew of Nothing Serious from whipping out their Christmas Balls and waving them at the internet. On this weeks show Hodson gets excited about Ann Coulter while South Dakota tries not to jerk while driving. The webcam voyeurism continues at drug dealers houses in Washington state North Kansas school pulls a blind 8-year-olds cane and gives him the noodle. Seriously you can’t make this crap up! The terrorists win as Sony yanks “The Interview” and Daniel may finally have found a product he can test for the show…

Stories mentioned in this episode of the Nothing Serious Podcast include:

Should You Be (Or Are You) Allowed Do What You Want With Your Hardware?

Are EULA’s too restrictive?

Do companies like Apple and Sony overstep their boundaries and the law when the “shrink wrapped” licenses the force you to agree to when you purchase a piece of hardware?

Should they have any right or jurisdiction at all to tell you what you can and can’t do with something that you own. Do the EULA’s for a piece of hardware, such as the iPad, have any standing in real life or if you chose tho challenge them in court?

Formulate your answers to these questions and let me know what you think after your read Devin Coldeweys article on Crunch Gear –  The User’s Manifesto: in defense of hacking, modding, and jailbreaking.