Giz Explains: Why Tech Standards Are Vital For Apple (And You)matt buchanan9/02/09 4:20pm821EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalinkTech standards are important. They're, well, standards. They shape the way the world works, ideally. So if you wanna influence your little world, you probably wanna shape (or maybe even create) standards. Take Apple, for example.