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tridim Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-21-11 02:13 PM
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15. Steve Jobs, the ultimate monopolist.
Irony abounds.
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  -Steve Jobs ranted, raged against Android as 'grand theft' ChromeFoundry  Oct-21-11 01:51 PM   #0 
  - He was going to destroy Android and now he's dead ...  meegbear   Oct-21-11 01:55 PM   #1 
  - Didn't he steal PARC's "mouse" idea and graphical interface?  SharonAnn   Oct-21-11 02:00 PM   #3 
     - He also "borrowed" the entire iPhone concept  lbrtbell   Oct-21-11 02:06 PM   #6 
     - They were huge here too. Palm Treo, HTC's many phones, etcetera, etcetera.  TheWraith   Oct-21-11 02:51 PM   #26 
     - Top 10 features that Apple stole from Windows  ChromeFoundry   Oct-21-11 02:13 PM   #14 
  - Meanwhile, workers at Foxconn - did he care about them?  closeupready   Oct-21-11 01:56 PM   #2 
  - He cared enough to put up suicide nets....  OhioChick   Oct-21-11 02:02 PM   #5 
     - That does indeed speak volumes, doesn't it.  closeupready   Oct-21-11 02:06 PM   #7 
        - Actually they no longer work with Foxcon  nadinbrzezinski   Oct-21-11 02:08 PM   #8 
        - Good to know.  closeupready   Oct-21-11 02:11 PM   #10 
        - Pegatron UNDERBID Foxconn......  OhioChick   Oct-21-11 02:14 PM   #16 
           - I hope they keep an eye  nadinbrzezinski   Oct-21-11 03:11 PM   #29 
        - Apple still has contracts with Foxconn...  ChromeFoundry   Oct-21-11 02:23 PM   #19 
        - The Epitome of Greed n/t  OhioChick   Oct-21-11 02:09 PM   #9 
  - Someone needed an anger management app n/t  leftstreet   Oct-21-11 02:01 PM   #4 
  - If you can't win in the marketplace, sue.  Romulox   Oct-21-11 02:11 PM   #11 
  - Jobs was one of the 1%, who fooled lots of people into thinking he loved them.  Ikonoklast   Oct-21-11 02:11 PM   #12 
  - Android > iphone  Cali_Democrat   Oct-21-11 02:12 PM   #13 
  - Android is buggy  CreekDog   Oct-21-11 02:47 PM   #24 
     - Love my droid, but its true. Way more crashes (force closes) and random resets that iPhone. nt  Gamow   Oct-21-11 02:51 PM   #25 
        - HTC EVO works great no problems.  RegieRocker   Oct-21-11 04:04 PM   #32 
           - I have always suspected that Motorla was to blame. I've heard Samsung is better too. nt  Gamow   Oct-21-11 04:32 PM   #35 
  - Steve Jobs, the ultimate monopolist.  tridim   Oct-21-11 02:13 PM   #15 
  - " the last I grapple with thee; from hell's heart I stab at thee..."  eShirl   Oct-21-11 02:16 PM   #17 
  - +1 n/t  lumberjack_jeff   Oct-21-11 04:10 PM   #34 
  - Yeah Steve Jobs - he right up there with Dick Cheney  devilgrrl   Oct-21-11 02:20 PM   #18 
  - I seem to remember things called  TlalocW   Oct-21-11 02:24 PM   #20 
  - Jobs' response to the broken iPhone that won't call out?  Cronus Protagonist   Oct-21-11 02:42 PM   #23 
  - Steve Job's ego is the reason I could never board the Apple bandwagon.  tinrobot   Oct-21-11 02:34 PM   #21 
  - Hell hath no fury like a monopolist scorned.  Jester Messiah   Oct-21-11 02:39 PM   #22 
  - I'm grateful for my android  ecstatic   Oct-21-11 02:56 PM   #27 
  - What "ridiculous charges" do you avoid with your Android phone?  Tesha   Oct-21-11 06:07 PM   #37 
  - Many of you drink Coca-Cola, while other drink Pepsi. And a few hardcore pop drinkers develop and mi  LanternWaste   Oct-21-11 03:10 PM   #28 
  - To those tastebudless patronizers, Coke and Pepsi, are, in fact, different. eom  yawnmaster   Oct-21-11 03:16 PM   #30 
  - "Good artists copy, great artists steal" -Steve Jobs  smiley_glad_hands   Oct-21-11 03:53 PM   #31 
  - Now I love my android phone even more. n/t  lumberjack_jeff   Oct-21-11 04:09 PM   #33 
  - He was obviously upset about Eric Schmidt  Vicar In A Tutu   Oct-21-11 04:36 PM   #36 

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