All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘quotes’

U2’s Mandatory iTunes Album Thing Was ‘Punk Rock…Disruptive’

It’s only Thursday, but U2 lead guitarist Edge has already won quote-of-the-week. It comes in an upcoming interview with Time (paywall), via Re/code. Here’s what Edge had to say concerning the recent deal with Apple that saw the company push free copies of the band’s 13th studio album to all iTunes users – “[It was] actually incredibly subversive. It’s really …

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TED Quotes Launched Today, Will Soon Grace Status Updates Near You

Go log in to any of one of the social networking sites you belong to and undoubtedly you will see an update from that one friend of yours who only speaks in quotes. You may even have more than one if you’re lucky. My friends that do this are prototypical literati who share day-making quotes from noted authors and artists. …

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Ron Paul’s Racist Search Result, Or How A Certain Google Feature Isn’t Always Helpful

If you are a frequent user of Google News, you probably know that when you search for highly talked-about, newsworthy people within the News framework, Google provides you with a relevant quote from the person at the top of your results. This quote usually comes from a popular or recent article about the person that also appears in the Google …

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