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Foxconn and Ford, Emerson and Jobs

Ralph Waldo Emerson's essay on "Compensation" was a source of inspiration for Henry Ford. It also affirms some of the cosmic truths Steve Jobs held dear.
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A look at MakerBot’s latest Thingiverse challenge

Technology : Pando Daily (7 months ago)

“Build a better mousetrap, and the world will beat a path to your door,” is one of the world’s greatest misquotes. (Ralph Waldo Emerson never said it.) At the same time, whoever did was speaking an undeniable truth. Often the small ... Read Post

Magazine Founded by Ralph Waldo Emerson Now Publishing Rage Comics [The Atlantic]

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker (2 years ago)

In 1857, in the midst of the greatest political strife a young nation had yet known, a group of prominent intellectuals and activists — Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., and Harriet Beecher... Read Post

Foxconn CEO Praises Steve Jobs, Disses Warren Buffett

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Money Game (3 years ago)

At a shareholders' meeting in Taipei, Hon Hai chairman and founder Terry Gou, which is the owner of Foxconn, heaped praise on Steve Jobs. In Taiwan, Terry Gou is held in wide respect on the island; Hon Hai is listed on the Taiwan St... Read Post

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