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Official histories and authorized biographies abound when the prime mythological conflict within Apple culture has been the battle between commercial and creative consumers ...
by annieli
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Mar 23, 2015 at 02:04 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
I don’t mind that Apple is now unleashing a wrist computer for people who are, I guess, too lazy to reach in their pockets to accomplish the exact same task. It’s the natural trajectory I fear.
by 8days2amish
Comment Count 23 comments on Wed Mar 11, 2015 at 08:43 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
A daily series, Connect! Unite! Act! seeks to create face-to-face networks in each congressional district. Groups ...
by paradise50
Comment Count 151 comments on Thu Nov 13, 2014 at 07:30 AM PST with 52 Recommends
I am slow to anger, but it really pisses me off when people prescribe for others some purportedly virtuous (or at least dutiful) behavior they’d never embrace in their own lives. In the financial ...
by arlenegoldbard
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue May 27, 2014 at 07:30 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
We often find PRI's (Public Radio International) Science Friday ®, with host Ira Flatow right there. Making sense of it all. This last Friday, Ira had a thought-provoking segment -- discussing ...
by jamess
Comment Count 21 comments on Sun May 25, 2014 at 08:07 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
Begin by Defining Outcomes, Outputs and Inputs Innovation is the buzz word du jour. Each year, vast piles of PowerPoint handouts are distributed to cultivate and fertilize innovation -- many ...
by StevenStrauss
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Dec 13, 2013 at 07:00 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Morning Open Thread is here every day at 6:30 am EDT. Quote of the Day : If you want a vision of the future, imagine Washington-backed Google Glasses strapped onto vacant human faces — forever.
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Jun 03, 2013 at 03:30 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
From the Associated Press today: WASHINGTON – Apple Inc. employs a group of affiliate companies located outside the United States to avoid paying billions of dollars in U.S. income taxes, a ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 31 comments on Mon May 20, 2013 at 04:47 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
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by Mark Fiore
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri May 10, 2013 at 06:50 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
Los Angeles audiences finally got the chance to the highly controversial The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs , which was adapted from the monologue by Mike Daisey and performed by Alex Lyras (...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Apr 07, 2013 at 10:09 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Welcome to the Wednesday Coffee Hour here on Street Prophets. This is an open thread where we can hang out and talk about what’s going on in our worlds. Some photos: Some lovely Fuchsias in the ...
by BlueJessamine
Comment Count 38 comments on Wed Nov 28, 2012 at 02:02 PM PST with 21 Recommends
The 23rd Song for the 21st Century Our father who runs the Internet, Hallowed be they mainframe. For Kings & pawns, Near, far and gone On Earth and Planet Eleven. Give us this day our daily spam,
by H Scott Prosterman
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Oct 11, 2012 at 11:45 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Apple Insider has published a link to Steve Jobs 1983 speech in Aspen, Colorado about the evolution of electronic technology including computers and his hopes for the future of computers: http://www....
by eve
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Aug 24, 2012 at 05:23 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
I read The Third Wave by Alvin Toffler in 1980 and realized it was true and that computers would be the next revolution. This is what made me major in Computer Science from 1980-82. I bought the ...
by notdarkyet
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Mar 22, 2012 at 06:02 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
People try to put us down Just because we get around The Who My generation has been much dissected, psychoanalyzed, talked, and written about. Some say we did great things, not much at all, or ...
by notdarkyet
Comment Count 53 comments on Mon Mar 19, 2012 at 07:18 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
CUPERTINO, CA—Apple’s newest product, the iCrockpot, will be available in late March to limited stores in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Alberta, for beta testing. CEO Tim Cook announced the new ...
by darcykildare
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Feb 20, 2012 at 06:50 AM PST with 7 Recommends
While The Frying Pan has a nice take on the underlying evil ...
by The Complainer
Comment Count 79 comments on Thu Jan 26, 2012 at 08:24 PM PST with 16 Recommends
So sayeth a man who many find the visionary business genius of our time, Steven Jobs. This in answer to President Obama's question of about a year ago, "what would it take to make iPhones in the ...
by palantir
Comment Count 100 comments on Sun Jan 22, 2012 at 08:00 AM PST with 41 Recommends
WWSJD: What would Steve Jobs do? This is the question I asked myself after reading Walter Isaacson's authorized biography, Steve Jobs . It's no secret that the Apple co-...
by Liberal Outposts
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon Jan 09, 2012 at 03:11 PM PST with 2 Recommends
First, the adulation: let us praise Steve Jobs. He was, after all, an admirable man. He epitomized the rags to riches story we hold dear in America—plus, most important, he made cool toys. Really ...
by HiddenHistories
Comment Count 21 comments on Sat Dec 24, 2011 at 10:47 AM PST with 24 Recommends