Hey Apple, Don't Break My iPod! sign now

Dear Apple,

Your company has long stood for innovation and open competition. Wasn't it Apple that ran the famous Super Bowl ad encouraging consumers like us to stand up for our right to make our own choices? We're asking that you do the same now and support the right of your own customers to make their own choices about where they buy music for the iPod. We want Freedom of Music Choice! Don't lock us in to purchasing digital music from one source. That's bad for competition. It will stifle innovation. And it will slow the adoption of digital music devices like the iPod.

Do the right thing. Stand with us for Freedom of Music Choice!

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  • 15 February 20161000. Paul B
    As usual, you silly yanks are missing the bigger picture. This is not about corporation vs corporation. Freedom of choice is incompatible with monopoly and by all these negative , you're endorsing the monopoly. Making I-Tunes the only compatible service f
  • 06 February 2016999. Tyler C
    DMCA Sucks!
  • 20 January 2016998. Alok S
    I support this petition
  • 18 January 2016997. Cmjb E
    In my 60 years I have never seen a public corporation (Real Networks) behave in this way - technically hacking or in stirring up consumer petitions. All this is simply unreal and your stock deserves to be trashed. Real Networks is now losing its #1 servic
  • 16 January 2016996. Max S
    I support this petition
  • 14 January 2016995. Stve J
    I support this petition
  • 13 January 2016994. Timothy C
    Wow! Notice how Rob Glaser does this when Steve is gone for a month?! Coincidence?!
  • 08 January 2016993. Realsucks Villegas
    go away real, you are a bunch of eaches
  • 07 January 2016992. Real Getf
    Make your own friggen player and stop crying, you f*cking pussies! Gogo Apple!
  • 07 January 2016991. Jared Gilmore
    I think harmony is great. But don't ignore the Mac user base. This whole thing seems contradictory if you ignore an entire platform
  • 05 January 2016990. The M
    Here's the riddle: still wish it was the 1990's?
  • 03 January 2016989. Chirag Clark
    I support this petition
  • 03 January 2016988. Vescovi Welch
    I support this petition
  • 27 December 2015987. A Failedc
    By A Failing Company, Poor Last Ditch Survival Effort
  • 22 December 2015986. Rajinikanth Velasquez
    Mr. Real, get your heads checked. If you want to talk about peace, you need to have bombs. If you want to talk about giving money to poor, you need to be rich. You want to talk about having DRM open to all, you should OWN it, and it should be the market L
  • 13 December 2015985. Denis V
    I support this petition
  • 06 December 2015984. Antonio P
    You can't force people to buy music from only one store, unless that one store can provide every song in the world.
  • 01 December 2015983. Roland C
    I really don't think REAL is doing a good thing. They aren't even collaborating with Apple.
  • 27 November 2015982. Caught Withyourownw
    Rob Glaser, CEO and founder of RealNetworks, [copied and hacked] music and video to the web. Starting Thursday, he'll answer your questions about music choice and why consumers must be heard... And then snubbed out with a whole NEW petition that doesn't A
  • 22 November 2015981. Billy B
    I second forwarding this list to the press to expose the double standard REAL has instituted here. Freedom of Music Yes! Freedom of Speech NO! Greed YES! Unoriginality YES! What poppycock.
  • 21 November 2015980. Real B
    You guys suck. It doesn't matter who set this up because Real Sucks. You can't stand the truth. If Apple set this up them I'm lmao because it worked. They know that you suck. Everyone knows that you suck. You can have your spam and spyware. Who cares how
  • 20 November 2015979. Me Vincent
    IDIOTS
  • 16 November 2015978. No Therealplayermusicstoreandrealplayerarecompatiblewithwindowsonlyasmusicstorecontinuestogrowwehopetoaddotheroperatingsystemstothecompatibilitylistunfortunatelyatthistimenodecisionsaboutfutureoperatings
    I support this petition
  • 09 November 2015977. Tyler S
    I support this petition
  • 31 October 2015976. Tom Hopkins
    Go away Real, Your software is buggy, memory hungry garbage that caused my Mac to crash even when it wasn't running until I finally discovered it was the cause and removed it. It's the only program I've ever run that has been so littered with memory leaks
  • 27 October 2015975. Sey Heep
    Let us choose the music we want!
  • 21 October 2015974. John H
    I love my ipod but it's not good karma for apple to keep me from using my purchase with other formats. It would be no diffrent than if Sony's tape walkman (back in the 80s) would only play tapes from artists or bands who are signed on sonys label. Apple s

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Zelma ArmstrongBy:
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