He stole so often from the Apple Store employees knew him by name


Stop Todd !!  The employees of the massive Apple Store in Downtown Portland Oregon, knew him by his first name. For over 3 Months……. Todd would run into the store nearly every day and grab an average of $700 worth of  electronics from the store.                      Continue reading “He stole so often from the Apple Store employees knew him by name”

How to Lose Friends and Alienate People: Apple Watch Edition


  The Apple Watch combines the two rudest things you can do in social settings—check your watch and look at your phone—and suggests you do both incessantly. BY: Kira Bindrim/Newsweek It’s 4:15 on a Tuesday afternoon and so far today I’ve burned 934 calories (thank you, morning jog). My current heart rate is 72 beatsContinue reading “How to Lose Friends and Alienate People: Apple Watch Edition”

Stop….. I’m too weak


  By: CityFella, I’ve decided the real money isn’t at General Motors or Toyota.  Its at Samsung and Apple.   Last weekend, 10 million Apple phones were sold.   1o million phones, not including the pre-sales. My daughter had her I6 before the weekend.  Her year old,  I phone 5 was woefully inadequate. My phoneContinue reading “Stop….. I’m too weak”

BIG MAN RIDES 2014 Ford Escape


I’m not a fan of Sport Utilities Vehicles.  First and foremost, they’re not much fun to drive, they are not fuel efficient, and not especially roomy( Mini vans  generally offer much more room take up less space and drink less gas). However, they make a lot of money for the auto industry anywhere from 5Continue reading “BIG MAN RIDES 2014 Ford Escape”

Apple’s Steve Jobs and Google’s Sergey Brin Colluded keep Silicon Valley wages low?


  The litigation has also been humiliating for Apple. Lawyers for the company have tried to persuade the court that Jobs emails should be excluded from the case  because they make him look like a bully. By Jim Edwards:/Business Insider Imagine you’re unhappy in your job, and you’re looking to switch companies. In tech, thisContinue reading “Apple’s Steve Jobs and Google’s Sergey Brin Colluded keep Silicon Valley wages low?”

Microsoft Windows Phone: A Worthy Alternative to the I-phone and Android? PC World Review the new 8.1


Microsoft Windows Phone 8.1 review Major upgrade closes the gap with iOS and Android By: Mark Hackman/PC World Magazine     From the bold vibrancy of its new Start screen, to its new digital assistant, Cortana, Microsoft’s new Windows Phone 8.1 establishes itself as a top-tier smartphone platform. And that’s critical—especially for an operating systemContinue reading “Microsoft Windows Phone: A Worthy Alternative to the I-phone and Android? PC World Review the new 8.1”

Chinese Workers are paid $1.84 an hour to produce I-Pad and I-Phones for the West


Factories covered in suicide nets to stop workers leaping to their deaths 18 people have killed themselves at the facility iPhone, iPad and MacBook assembled in factory in Shenzhen Microsoft, Dell and Hewlett Packard products also built on site Apple have opened the doors to their Chinese ‘sweatshop’ factories where employees are paid as littleContinue reading “Chinese Workers are paid $1.84 an hour to produce I-Pad and I-Phones for the West”

It’s Shinier and brighter than most Peni’s But! is the new iPhone 5 Worth Cutting Off Your Penis?


  Oh look, how shiny, can your penis compete?  Apple rolled out its latest iPhone , and of course it’s chock full of techie goodness. Enthusiasts started hyperventilating on cue over the bigger screen, beefier processor, updated operating system, and ultrafast wireless. Then they fainted over the fact that Steve Jobs’ earthly spiritual vessel nowContinue reading “It’s Shinier and brighter than most Peni’s But! is the new iPhone 5 Worth Cutting Off Your Penis?”

Why Apple Doesn’t Build Products in the U.S.


People in the automobile industry are buzzing over that New York Timesarticle about Apple, which gave a detailed look at why it builds its products in China. Attracting manufacturing is a huge topic in the Midwest, where Michigan, Wisconsin, Ohio, Indiana and other states are doing everything they can think of to land investments. Dustin Dwyer at our Changing Gears public mediaContinue reading “Why Apple Doesn’t Build Products in the U.S.”