MobileMeek: Petition to Apple against MobileMe

Discussion in 'Apple Music, Apple Pay, iCloud, Apple Services' started by drjjw, Jul 17, 2008.

  1. drjjw macrumors newbie

    Jul 12, 2008
  2. Juo100 macrumors regular

    Sep 9, 2007
    Wirelessly posted (Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; U; CPU iPhone OS 2_0 like Mac OS X; en-us) AppleWebKit/525.18.1 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/3.1.1 Mobile/5A345 Safari/525.20)

    I think I must be missing something, since it's rocky start mobileme is now working fine for me, I can't belive people actually want the old .mac back.
    I guess it just confirms people love to play the victim.
  3. .Andy macrumors 68030


    Jul 18, 2004
    The Mergui Archipelago
    It still isn't working for everyone. Myself included - it's been down for 3 days straight now.
  4. Apple Ink macrumors 68000

    Apple Ink

    Mar 7, 2008
    Oh please.... seems like everything these days is being petitioned!

    Apple itself recognizes its mistakes and hardships in bringing the service online! Whats more.. they're providing 30 days free and promise to deliver on everything once advertised in time! What more do you want?
  5. edesignuk Moderator emeritus


    Mar 25, 2002
    London, England

    Apple may have admitted to marketing mistakes, and they may be having early teething issues, but there is no way in hell they will back out of MobileMe to .Mac. I just quite simply will never, ever happen. If they need to spend the next month ironing out problems with MobileMe, they will, but they will never go back to .Mac, EVAR!
  6. Fozziebear40 macrumors regular


    Apr 14, 2008
    Newton-le-Willows, England
    I just want to be able to use on new accounts to go with my old And for :apple: to keep for our old accounts indefinately. I am sure they want to phase out eventually.
  7. Mikey B macrumors 65816

    Mikey B

    Jan 4, 2008
    the island
    true, so true... :rolleyes:
  8. nutella69 macrumors newbie

    Jul 16, 2008
    Windows Me & Mobile Me = Same epic fail, different companies !!

    Let's hope for Mobile XP :) :)
  9. Apple Ink macrumors 68000

    Apple Ink

    Mar 7, 2008
    So you're saying XP was a success.... I hope you do remember how plagued and cursed an OS it was until MSFT release SP2 an year and a half later!

    But then, as Apple is today, I've no idea how tall MMe is gonna be a year and a half from now:D
  10. drjjw thread starter macrumors newbie

    Jul 12, 2008
    no, this isn't random bitterness. We want MobileMe to "Just Work". I seem to recall some Apple employee spewing that phrase with reckless abandon.
  11. Rigsby macrumors regular

    Sep 30, 2007
    Seven signatures on the petition. It's not quite reached that critical mass.

    What no-one seems to mention is that .Mac was never that reliable, you only need to read through the Apple support forums to see that. For me MobileMe seems to be slightly better. I still don't fully trust it, but keep a close eye on the sync and push and it seems - fingers crossed - to be working fine now.
  12. Macsterguy macrumors 6502a


    Jun 5, 2007

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