Tag Archive: Flag


Yo ho ho! Apple flies pirate flag to celebrate its 40th birthday

In case you didn’t know, Apple turns 40 today and, to celebrate, the company is giving a wink to long-time fans with a cheeky nod to its past. The flag — which is flying outside Apple’s campus at 1 Infinite Loop — is a reference to the “jolly roger” pirate flag flown by the original Macintosh team when it was developing Apple’s […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Apple plants its flag at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium

SAN FRANCISCO — It’s not as cool as installing a gorgeous glass staircase, but Apple is definitely making its mark on the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium here. Flags, signs, security barricades — it’s all part of the prep for Apple’s massive iPhone 6s event scheduled for next week. It’s a shabby corner of San Francisco, […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Apple HQ flies Pride flag to celebrate same-sex ruling

This week has been one of the most miraculous weeks we’ve seen in recent history. We’ve seen a 25 year-old country girl bend the will of a bunch of rich ass middle-aged white men in Silicon Valley. 150 after their…Read more ›

Apple pulls games with Confederate flag artwork from App Store

It’s been over 150 years since the South lost to the Union army in the American Civil War, but only recently has the call to finally remove the Confederate Flag from public places picked up steam. Now Apple is getting…Read more ›

Control That Flood Of Email The Right Way in iOS 6 With Mark And Flag [iOS Tips]

I use email for a ton of different reasons. I use it to communicate with family, friends, colleagues, and business partners. I use email to keep track of things I need to get done today, tomorrow, and far into the future. Chances are, you do, too.

One of the ways I use email to keep myself on track and informed is by flagging emails for later perusal. I also mark things  [Read More…]

PC Makers Wave the White Flag: You Win, iPad [Report]

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High-profile PC makers such as HP and Dell may be preparing to gradually phase out of the tablet business, leaving the market to Apples iPad, Amazons Kindle Fire and Barnes and Nobles Nook tablets. The rumored sea change follows the realization that best-selling tablets make money from the content they pump out, not from selling the hardware.   Taiwan-based DigiTimes cites unnamed sources from upstream  [Read More…]

Why Googles Purchase Of Motorola Is A White Flag Of Surrender, And How Apple Won The Future of Tech [Opinion]

This morning, Google made a bold move and purchased Motorolas mobile business for $ 12.5 billion. In doing so, Google brought the hardware design and manufacturing of Android devices in-house, just as Apple has always done with its products, starting with the original Macintosh and continuing all the way to the iPhones and iPads of today. This is nothing short of a capitulation. By purchasing a smartphone maker, Google has  [Read More…]