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Google is ok with unequal benefits

Yellow Star, similar to the ones required to b...

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What I think is interesting in this story from Gizmodo is the fact that they wear a yellow badge. Wasn’t Germany famous for making its Jewish citizens wear a yellow star? Did someone skip their history class?

Akbar discovers the problem once again too late

Its_A_Trap.png from blogspot.com – StumbleUpon. He apparently hadn’t read too much military history. I wonder how Kirk would have done?

“If I’d asked my customers what they wanted, they would have said a faster horse.” Henry Ford (via Greening Team)

The value of innovation. However Mr. Ford is being a little disingenuous here. He makes it seem like he invented the vehicle, which clearly had its origins in Germany.

Sometimes big leaps in innovation have to be done by a true believer – who doesn’t listen to their customers or conventional wisdom – but sees what is possible even though most people can’t see that far ahead. Who really wanted a personal computer or a laptop in 1976 when Apple Computer was formed? Who even believed that such a thing was possible or affordable? The electronic gadgetry of modern urban life would have seemed like pure science ficti … Read More

via Greening Team