Peter Kafka

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Apple Refreshes iMac Line

A day after announcing record iPhone sales, Apple has updated its line of iMac PCs. The company says the new machines use Intel “quad-core” processors, and boast improved graphics and Wi-Fi. Base pricing ranges from $1,300 to $2,000.


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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work