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The iPad Pro- Apple’s first tablet to use a stylus, or is it?

Apple finally went against Steve’s demand by making a stylus for one of their tablets. Yes, the iPad Pro is a break from Steve’s insistence that the finger is the best input device, and even over the mouse- Yikes! Steve didn’t like mechanical pointing devices for inputting commands. Steve killed the Apple Newton (Personal Digital Assitant) after […]

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Trivia Pursuit- Apple iPod Questions

My family sat outside around the fireplace over the Thanksgiving holidays and played Trivia Pursuit 25th Anniversary Edition, and while I’m usually not very good at playing my wife pulled a card with questions I was chomping at the bit to answer. The questions were all Apple questions. Now while I don’t really consider myself […]

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Rebels without a cause

There is peace in the valley. The seas are calm; the ship is now upright. Steve changed the world, just like he wanted—one person at a time. We know too, we can change things, just like he said—we are the rebels and we Think Different now. And Apple, the underdog, won. The threats have subsided: IBM. Microsoft. […]

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Factory Sealed Apple Collectibles

New in the box old factory sealed Apple One of the top items on my Apple Bucket list isn’t really a particular Apple, instead it’s anything from the early days of Apple unopened and still in its factory sealed packaging. While this may sound like an impossible task, you might be surprised the items out there never […]

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Open letter to Tim Cook and Apple’s Management Team

Stay the course The hell with Wall Street and all the Talking Heads. Resist the temptation to succumb to managing our great company to appease them. We’ve clearly seen you will be their darling one minute and the next minute, they’ll kick you to the curb. Apple’s foundation is building insanely great products. Don’t get distracted […]

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My 2012 Apple Highlight

This year had some significant Apple milestones. My Apple highlights include, I finally converted my son from the dark side to an iPhone. I bought an iPhone 5 for myself too. 🙂 Apple had a killer year, corporately. iOS6. The Mini was released (I’m holding out for the retina display though). My wife got the […]

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Steve Jobs’ Life View

My absolutely favorite Steve Jobs message. Deep stuff- Share on Facebook

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Sound off- Oh ye of little faith

It amazes me. As I follow Apple, I am dumbfounded by all the naysayers who eagerly await Apple’s fall from grace. One day it’s Apple Maps, the next it is lack of supply of the iPhone 5, then throw in the belief they have an over reliance on their existing product line, but honestly, I […]

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Apple history is still today

One of the aspects of collecting all things Apple making this hobby fun is- I can find resources to help me gain a deeper appreciation for whatever it is I’m adding to my collection. The dots connect so easily-the circumstances, history and people involved. I come from collecting early American Cutlery Company memorabilia. I see you […]

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