aphorism

aphorism

New tactic in mass file-sharing lawsuit: just insult the EFF

arstechnica.com
An old legal aphorism says, "If the facts are on your side, pound on the facts. If the law is on your side, pound on the law. If neither is on your side, pound on the table." After reading the latest salvo in the P2P porn copyright wars, it's...
New tactic in mass file-sharing lawsuit: just insult the EFF
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'Change or Die!': The History of the Innovator's Aphorism

www.theatlantic.com
Few aphorisms so pithily capture the ethos of contemporary technoscience. Here's the story of how it gained popularity....
'Change or Die!': The History of the Innovator's Aphorism
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United we stand: Microsoft learns a little from cheesy movies

Successful Woman Gets Attacked For Standing Out Too Much, Again

techcrunch.com
There’s no aphorism that describes successful women more than “damned if you do, damned if you don’t.” Yet, thankfully we keep doing. As we are Millennial women who’ve worked under plenty of women, and are now on our second female CEO, we’ve reaped the benefits of this “doing” firsthand. It was...
Successful Woman Gets Attacked For Standing Out Too Much, Again
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Someone Made A Groupon Just For Rich Kids

www.betabeat.com
It is a truth universally acknowledged that those least in need of a leg up are most likely to receive it. Into that aphorism rolls Merchant Exchange, a new "luxury rewards network" based in New York targeting a subset cofounder Michael Tolkin likes to call "wealthy millenials." By Mr....
Someone Made A Groupon Just For Rich Kids

Content is No Longer King

allthingsd.com
“Content is king” has been a long-lived mantra of media. And in the 1990’s and early 2000’s, it was true. But over the last several years, the Internet has upheaved the aphorism. It used to be that media was linear. And in that world, content and distribution were married. The...
Content is No Longer King

London court not amused by Apple's half-hearted apology

tech.fortune.cnn.com
Cupertino given 24 hours to replace its snarky ad with a proper corrective FORTUNE -- "Love means never having to say you're sorry." -- Erich Segal's Love Story. Someone at Apple (AAPL) seems to have taken Segal's sappy aphorism to heart, much to the consternation of London's highest court of appeals....
London court not amused by Apple's half-hearted apology
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