On Monday, Apple introduced its new Siri Shortcuts application in iOS 12 that it says will allow users to automate some of their most common tasks. Now, the company is being sued over allegedly stealing the icon used for Siri Shortcuts…
The lawsuit claims that Apple copied the logo of a small tech company called Shift, which uses blockchain technology to create websites. Shift says that Apple’s Siri Shortcuts logo carries a striking similarity to its own icon.
Shift is asking that Apple “Stop infringing on our intellectual property” or pay $200,000, which it says will cover the cost to “rebrand using a world-renowned design firm.” The company takes issue with Apple copying its logo despite it being such a “design oriented” company:
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