Tag Archives: apple

The canker in quarantine policies

No, it’s not the bit­ter reac­tion from the apple and pear lob­by to the end of our cen­­tu­ry-long ban on apple imports from NZ. What else could we expect: thanks to the price (and qual­i­ty) pro­tec­tion afford by the ban, uncom­pet­i­tive pro­duc­ers in those indus­tries have been rip­ping-off the con­sumer so long we could hard­ly […]

Answering the voices?

A lot of home­less peo­ple come in and do live web­casts” Extract from Con­fes­sions of an Apple Store Employ­ee (Pop­u­lar Mechan­ics) A primer on mod­ern mores by an Apple slave. The tedi­um of being earnest.