Posts Tagged ‘apple’

Life in 46 seconds

I was not a big fan of Steve Jobs and Apple. That said, these are some interesting comments in the video at the bottom of this post that give cause for examination. Images provided by: www.flickr.com

Chicken Little as a Stock Broker

In case you’ve never heard the story of Chicken Little (aka Henny Penny), I will quote the start of the entry in Wikipedia. Henny Penny, also known as Chicken Licken or Chicken Little, is a fable in the form of a cumulative tale about a chicken who believes the world is coming to an end. […]

Steve Jobs Was A Jerk

Steve Jobs. Visionary. Apple Computer Evangelist. Dead before his time. That part I am truly saddened by. As should we all be. He has had a big impact on our world, parts of it very positive. But … he was a through and through jerk. I guess I knew that, but I did not realize […]

A Worm in an Apple

Those who know me well know that I am NOT a fan of Apple. I love apples; I just do not like Steve’s company. Yes, I have an iPod. It is physically much better built that the other brand’s version that I own, but I am forced to use iTunes, and I am not happy […]

Apple iPad

The Apple iPad. We knew it was coming. It was just a question of features and pricing. Well, the experts think the pricing is aggressive. The jury might be out on features. Here is Grandpa Richard’s quick view. pricing = not sure size = plus colour = plus touch keypad = good no SD card […]

Shining Apples

After writing the post about learning from apples ( http://grandparichardspeaks.com/musings/what-i-learned-from-an-apple/ ) I contacted my Ex and asked her about the apple shining. She said I was already doing it when she met me, and that was 33 years ago. Habits. (p.s. Ever seen the movie Pocketful of Miracles, starring Glenn Ford, Bette Davis, Peter Falk, […]

What I Learned From An Apple

In my life, what have I learned from apples? First, some background. I have been cleaning up again. If you ask my daughter Stephanie about it, she will probably sigh and wonder if I am ever NOT cleaning up stuff. I guess I am a bit like Murphy Brown. (TV show for those who do […]