Apple firestorm leads artist to change his show Associated Press Copyright 2012 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 02:30 p.m., Saturday, March 17, 2012 Daisey admitted Friday to taking shortcuts in crafting an often harrowing tale about Apple operations in China after the veracity of his one-man theatrical show was challenged by a public radio program that had based a broadcast on his work.

Sections:  news   business   entertainment   
Topics:  apple   asia   broadway   china   chinese   controversy   electronics   gadgets   mike daisey   sweatshop   
  • Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Has a Problem With One Rumored Feature of Apple’s Upcoming iPhone 7
    Steve Wozniak, the tech innovator who co-founded Apple with Steve Jobs, offered some unsolicited advice to the company about its upcoming iPhone 7. BGR reports that Wozniak has an issue with the phone’s rumored lack of a headphone jack. Wozniak is quoted ...
    08/24/2016 - 6:03 am | View Link
  • Apple's about-face reveals cracks in music industry
    The company needed to avoid a "PR nightmare" and quickly extinguish the firestorm ... could quickly change that. Still, Price says the gesture will likely be worth it for Apple. "It got them an unlimited amount of public goodwill and artist goodwill ...
    06/23/2015 - 1:28 am | View Link
  • Apple Knuckles Under to Taylor Swift
    Apple has given in to a demand from pop diva Taylor Swift to pay royalties to owners ... "Apple will always make sure that artist[s] are paid." Cue's tweets might resolve the firestorm Swift ignited when she pulled her album 1989 from Apple Music over ...
    06/22/2015 - 10:44 pm | View Link
  • Apple Firestorm Leads Mike Daisey To Change His Show
    Daisey is just the latest artist to apparently get tripped up by the truth — joining a list that includes James Frey, who admitted that he lied in his memoir "A Million Little Pieces," and Greg Mortenson, who is accused of fabricating key parts of his ...
    03/19/2012 - 12:57 am | View Link
  • Apple firestorm leads artist to change his show
    Mike Daisey, the off-Broadway performer who admitted that he made up parts of his one-man show about Apple products being made in Chinese sweatshops, has cut questionable sections from the monologue and added a prologue explaining the controversy.
    03/18/2012 - 2:42 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Watch KCRA/KQCA News | Local News
    Get Sacramento news and weather from KCRA 3 and KQCA My58. Watch live weekdays at 4:30am, 5am, 5:30am, 6am, 7am, 8am, 12pm, 4pm, 5pm, 6pm, 6:30pm, 10pm and 11pm.
    08/28/2016 - 3:47 pm | View Website
  • Apple iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 7 Pro rumor review: design ...
    Apple iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 7 Pro rumor review: design, specs, features, everything we know so far
    08/28/2016 - 2:07 pm | View Website
  • Orlando massacre sparks gun control debate | News
    The Sacramento Chapter of the Brady Campaign says there need to be stricter gun control laws. The Gun Owners of California say lawmakers need to focus on criminals ...
    08/28/2016 - 6:43 am | View Website
  • Videos
    Getty Images Judge Temporarily Strikes Down Bathroom Law ... For Three People
    08/28/2016 - 5:24 am | View Website
  • Arizona trying to change law that makes potlucks illegal ...
    It's a very silly law but Arizona has a law that says potlucks outside of a workplace illegal. They're trying to change it. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
    08/28/2016 - 2:54 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News