CNET now notes that the code responsible for this behaviour has been pulled from Apple’s UK site.
Here’s a screenshot of the updated Apple UK website, on an iPad 3:
As you can see, if the browser is tall enough, the message is visible.
We still do not know if the forced resizing was intentional, but at least this time around, Apple didn’t wait for an intervention by the judges to make things right.
Apple was ordered by a UK court to post a statement that said Samsung’s products didn’t infringe Apple’s designs. After posting an initial apology, which didn’t comply with the judge’s orders, Apple was forced to amend its statement.