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Apple Apologizes for Baby Shaker App

Apple Apologizes for Baby Shaker App

Posted April 23, 2009 at 5:22pm by iClarified
Apple has issued an apology for approving the Baby Shaker application for iPhone.

The 99 cent game created by Sikalosoft asked players to see how long they could endure a baby's cries before shaking the iPhone to silence the infant.

Apple removed the program from the App Store on Wednesday due to customer complaints.


Apple spokeswoman Natalie Kerris said Thursday that the game was "deeply offensive" and said it should not have been approved for sale.

"We sincerely apologize for this mistake," Kerris said in a statement.

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HCDP
HCDP - April 24, 2009 at 3:04am
Who in their right mind would actualy buy this APP? Just thinking of this makes my stomach hurt.
brikz
brikz - April 27, 2009 at 6:28pm
And what country do you live in? Gumdrop and lollipop land?
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