August 31st, 2011 | Mac My Day, Marketing & Messages

Apple Slammed With Lawsuits & Apple Slamming Lawsuits On Copycats


I don’t expect that most readers are as interested in the ongoing patent wars that involve Apple, Google, Motorola, Samsung, Nokia and others. But I’ve been following the Samsung conflict with Apple. The issues of the lawsuits and the patent disputes are well beyond any discussion here. For those of you interested feel free

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February 19th, 2011 | Creative Pursuit

Sunrise to Sunset – California Winter

I’m hardly a creature of habit, but there are those things I often revisit that serve as a reminder to me that perhaps I should make a habit of paying more attention.

Simple things, like grapefruits and sunsets.

I remember many years ago as a towheaded New Englander those days my

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June 24th, 2010 | Mac My Day

iOS4 | iPhone 4 | Release Day Apple Store

I didn’t really need an excuse to convince myself to buy a new iPhone. Yet putting it through the complete wash cycle in the automatic washer clinched the deal. Returning from a recent motorcycle and camping journey through the Sierra Nevada mountains (if you’re not following my WorldRider blog, you might want to now)

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May 2nd, 2010 | Good Juice, Music, Travelogue

Riding That Train, Italian Wine & Late Night Jazz: The Streets of LA

Living in Southern California certainly has its benefits. The weather is perhaps the best in the country, there’s great live music, entertainment and most of the airports, even the smaller regional hubs are well served by the airlines. So when one needs to flee southern California, there are always many options.

Another benefit of

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April 20th, 2010 | Mac My Day, Marketing & Messages

How Does Apple Grab So Much Attention? Always.

Unless you’ve been sleeping or simply unaware or uninterested in the world of technology or Apple, you know that gadget website Gizmodo somehow managed to get its hands on what is likely the next (4G) generation of the Apple iPhone. With Apple’s trademark, if not Gestapo-style secrecy it’s hard to imagine someone so careless

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February 11th, 2009 | Mac My Day

What’s With The iPhone?

I’ve had my iPhone for about five months. I love it. Has it changed my life? No. Has it made somethings easier? Yes. Has it saved me time? Not really. It actually costs me more time. Yeah. I’m addicted to it. I say that with caveats. And sometime in the future, I’ll present a

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