Posts Tagged ‘Steve Jobs’

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there’s no app for that

January 27, 2012

I theorized that if you are touching down in New Jersey on a Sunday,  3,000 miles from home and less than half way through an exhausting four month “business trip”, this may not be best of weeks.  Monday saw someone step on my laptop, obliterating the screen and cementing my theory  (get it?  New Jersey…cement)

 There’s no app for that

 

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oh captain, my captain!

October 5, 2011

The world has lost its first technological poet.  Below is a clip of Steve Jobs at the Stanford Commencement Speech in 2005.  If you ever find yourself in need of an answer or some wisdom….watch this!

Steve Jobs changed the world, dead at 56

Partial transcript:  “…Remembering that I’ll be dead soon is the most important tool I’ve ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything — all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure – these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important. Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart….”

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