Category Archives: Apple

Way to Go Motorola!


I am so happy that we are starting to have high-tech consumer goods firms reshore their production back to the States.  You can buy an American assembled Element flat panel TV made by members of our extended American family working … Continue reading

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What a beautiful ringtone!


I still remember the first time I saw a cell phone.  I was working at Murphy’s Pub in the Wallingford neighborhood in Seattle.  One afternoon, me and an English buddy of mine Jimmy were drinking at the bar.  Jimmy was … Continue reading

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The most popular type of Apple


As I posted recently, Apple has announced plans to assemble some of their iMac computers here at home.  To say people got a little fired up about this idea is an understatement.  For your reading pleasure, I have assembled a … Continue reading

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Please Santa, Please!


The Christmas gift giving season is upon us in earnest, and the second gift in the Simply American Top Ten American gifts for 2012 is the Apple 2012 iMac.  But not just any iMac mind you.  Apple’s Oracles have chosen up … Continue reading

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Coming to their senses


The allure of the Middle Kingdom is starting to wear off for American firms that offshored  their production.  As documented in a recent article in Bloomberg Business Week, all sorts of American manufacturers are reshoring their production to this country. … Continue reading

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That’s music to my ears


Apple TV:  Designed by Apple in California.  Assembled in China. Google Nexus Q: Designed and Manufactured in the U.S.A. I think I will take the latter. I was overjoyed to read the other day that Google, unlike Apple, has decided to … Continue reading

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Get in line!


Reshoring. Not the most elegant word, but a word that I love hearing. More and more firms are joining the movement of moving the production of their products back to the U.S. Reshoring is the phenomenon of American firms moving … Continue reading

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