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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Bill Gates: Having Millions Of Dollars Is Good Enough

According to Bill Gates, having an absurd amount of money is not really that different than having a whole lot of money. On Thursday, Bill Gates appeared at the University of Washington to talk to students. He visited the Computer Science & Engineering Department and discussed the evolution of computing, and its global impact. He also dropped this quote, and …

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Steve Jobs Quotes Book Being Rushed To Publication

If you spent any time on Twitter or Facebook shortly after the death of Apple’s Steve Jobs, you probably saw that he was quite the quotable fellow. I know that my feeds were inundated with Jobs quotes for the better part of a week. With the extra attention surrounding the Apple co-founder and ex-CEO due to his death and people’s …

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Discussing Issues On Poverty, Through Blogs

"Remember the poor, it costs nothing" — Josh Billings

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