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Re: Fantasy mashup: 10 elements for the ultimate desktop

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____/ Homer on Sunday 21 Aug 2011 10:38 : \____

> Verily I say unto thee that Roy Schestowitz spake thusly:
>> Apple did not invent anything of real merit, it just assembled things.
> Well it "invented" those proprietary HDD connectors that prevent you
> upgrading your HDD without paying Apple's extortionate prices.
> http://gigaom.com/apple/imac-drives-not-meant-to-be-replaced-and-i-hate-it
> If you absolutely must subject yourself to Apple's kindergarten UI, by
> far the best way of doing it is to run a Hackintosh on standard
> hardware. At least that way you can upgrade the HDD when you need to.
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hackintosh
> It also "invented" the Jobsian keynote speech cum stage hypnotism act,
> that combines marketing bullshit, propaganda, melodrama and neuro-
> linguistic programming to indoctrinate people into its cult.
> More recently, it "invented" a two photographs of Samsung's hardware,
> using Photoshop to make them look more similar to Apple's, for the
> purpose of patent trolling.
> http://apple.slashdot.org/story/11/08/19/237235/More-Photoshopped-Evidence-In-Apple-v-Samsung
> Yes, Apple is quite the "innovator".

Only by the bent definition of "innovation". Does Apple have labs at all?

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