When Apple killed the hyperlink in iOS 9.3 people started saying “the software has become so bad, it’s as if you’ve started to offshore it.”
The comment was meant as a rebuke. Basically, your onshore code is as bad as what we have come to expect from banks, government departments and other companies that offshore their IT.
Unfortunately, a little digging quickly revealed that Apple had indeed offshored a large chunk of its IT.
The result is plain to see: