This is an interesting article. And gives the real skinny on why we are not making iPhones and iPads here in the good ole' US of A. Seems to have very little to do with cost of manufacturing. And of course, all of the major players manufacture in China. Maybe for differing reasons. But if you were selling tens of millions of the worlds' most desirable electronics, where would you be making them? Link here......Why Apple's products are 'Designed in California' but 'Assembled in China'
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I guess it was destined to happen, but wow! A U.S. company worth half a trillion dollars!! Can they keep up the growth? Most say yes. Read more from the Washington Post here...........Apple stock breaks $500 level, continuing two-week rally; worth 17 percent ...
This is indeed a huge breakthrough in hard drive development. I just don't know if I can wait TEN YEARS for it to come to market! I am after all, getting old(er). Read more here Researchers Build Hard Drive of Future With Frickin' Lasers
That's it. Too bad because the new Windows phone has potential. But if you have to offer an incentive to the sales geeks......well, you know. Read more from John Gruber's Daring Fireball here......... Microsoft to Offer Spiffs to Retail Salespeople Who Sell Windows Phones
A very thoughtful, understated, totaly appropriate take on the Apple logo. Just beautiful...as reported in Macnn....http://feeds.macnn.com/click.phdo?i=1f99974ccaf81c509fa023df548d6b5f