U2: Bono’s Still on Your iPhone, Even If You Removed Songs
You may be able to delete their new album from your library, but you can’t delete an image of the U2 frontman from your iPhone.
With the furor still raging over Apple’s decision to drop U2‘s new free album Songs of Innocence into everyone’s iTunes account, Bono haters got
some more bad news — you may be able to delete the album from your library, but you can’t get rid an image of the U2 frontman from your iPhone. And, it’s always been there.
It seems that Apple used an image of Bono, once featured in an iPod ad, as model for the “artist” icon that’s on every single iPhone and there’s nothing you can do about it — except changing to another type of phone.