Tag Archives: iPad

Where have I heard this before?


There must be a memo circulating around Forbes.com that goes something like this:  Under no circumstances is the idea that Apple can make any of its products in this country to be countenanced.  In all articles it must be clearly … Continue reading

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Say what?


I was so surprised to read this story from the Washington Post last friday.  As I told you last week, Apple has hired a new watchdog firm to review the practices of its contractor Foxconn.  Foxconn employs a lot of Chinese people … Continue reading

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I’ll take an Apple that is not so bruised


Boy, Apple was the center of attention this last week, but not in a good way.  The New York Times published an article this week documenting the less than sterling working conditions at the firms Apple hires to build its … Continue reading

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You don’t deserve to assemble an iPhone!


This weekend’s article in the New York Times about why Apple doesn’t manufacture its products in this country has generated a huge amount of discussion.  The not so subtle message expressed in the article is that Apple would make iPhones and iPads … Continue reading

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One mustn’t upset the Apple cart!


Over the last few months, I have questioned why Apple couldn’t assemble iPhones and iPads in this country.  Tim Worstall of Forbes.com wrote a piece on my iPad post saying the reason Apple wouldn’t move production back to this country is because … Continue reading

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By my calculations, I still have fifteen minutes of fame left


Recently, I came across a piece written by Tim Worstall, a regular contributor at Forbes, about Apple.  I left a comment on that article and asked Tim to check out my post, Comparing Apples to Apples, that I wrote regarding the possibility of … Continue reading

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Comparing Apples to Apples


In order to write this blog and my book Simply American, I read a lot of articles about Made in America issues.  Some of them discuss Apple.   I came across one of these the other day.  It was in the Atlantic Magazine … Continue reading

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