Tag Archives: Apple

Dialect App

This is great! Dialäkt Äpp: Gib öis dini Schtimm Unser Dialekt verrät unsere Herkunft. Doch woher kommt ein Sprecher, der vom Huusini, Bitzgi oder Göitschi redet, wenn er das Apfelgehäuse meint? Dialektforscher der Universitäten Zürich und Bern haben eine App … Continue reading

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Good News: Keith Whitelam’s Book Will Be Out In the Next Few Weeks

I’ve mentioned this before and now I’ve got a few more specific details: The book is aimed at the general/interested reader rather than a specialist Biblical Studies market, though its author hopes that it is affordable and interesting for students. … Continue reading

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Apple’s Not Exactly a Good Corporate Citizen

Apple, the world’s most profitable technology company, doesn’t design iPhones here. It doesn’t run AppleCare customer service from this city. And it doesn’t manufacture MacBooks or iPads anywhere nearby. And Yet, with a handful of employees in a small office … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs: Miracle Worker

If he keeps this up the Catholic Church will canonize him! An avalanche of more than 100 apples rained down over a main road in Keresley, Coventry on Monday night.  The street was left littered with apples after they pelted … Continue reading

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I Don’t Know Who Came Up with this Video…

But, boy are they rank dilettantes.  Everyone knows it wasn’t an apple. Via.

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Apple is to Gadgets What Nike is to Footwear

As Gawker reminds those who used to know it till a few days ago- Apple’s success has been built literally on the backs of Chinese workers, many of them children and all of them enduring long shifts and the specter … Continue reading

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I Don’t Use a Mac, So I Don’t Use Accordance. But…

It seems that the Common English Bible is now available in Accordance. So, those of you who use the demonically inspired Mac and with it Accordance, now at least you have some reason to not feel so badly about your … Continue reading

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There’s A New Apple in Town

And it isn’t made in China! Switzerland will celebrate its founding this year with its own new apple species, the Galmac, adding a new twist to William Tell’s mythical apple-shot which indirectly led to Swiss independence.  According to the ministry of agriculture, the … Continue reading

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Jon Stewart Eviscerates Apple

And does it brilliantly for their heavy handedness in the Gizmodo expose of iPhone4.  Watch the video.  Fantastic.

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