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#14721 - 03/15/11 03:47 PM Apple's Role in Japan during the Tohoku Earthquake
MicroMatTech3 Offline


Registered: 08/04/09
A friend who is an artist and professional photographer sent me this link:

Apple's Role in Japan during the Tohoku Earthquake
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#14722 - 03/15/11 03:52 PM Re: Apple's Role in Japan during the Tohoku Earthquake [Re: MicroMatTech3]
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cool
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#14723 - 03/15/11 04:28 PM Re: Apple's Role in Japan during the Tohoku Earthquake [Re: MicroMatTech3]
ryck Offline


Registered: 08/04/09
Loc: Okanagan Valley
Originally Posted By: MicroMatTech3
Apple's Role in Japan during the Tohoku Earthquake

Referring to people watching the news and contacting their families et cetera: "The young did it on their mobile devices, while the old clustered around the macs." Say what!! laugh

ryck


Edited by ryck (03/15/11 04:30 PM)
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#14724 - 03/15/11 05:17 PM Re: Apple's Role in Japan during the Tohoku Earthquake [Re: ryck]
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Registered: 08/04/09
ryck,

I was particularly struck and slightly unnerved by that observation, but I suspect it is true.
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#14725 - 03/15/11 05:53 PM Re: Apple's Role in Japan during the Tohoku Earthquake [Re: MicroMatTech3]
ryck Offline


Registered: 08/04/09
Loc: Okanagan Valley
Originally Posted By: MicroMatTech3
......but I suspect it is true.

Sigh. I guess I shouldn't have been surprised that my older daughter was so impressed when I finally figured out how to send her a text message.

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#14733 - 03/16/11 12:50 PM Re: Apple's Role in Japan during the Tohoku Earthquake [Re: MicroMatTech3]
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Registered: 08/04/09
Loc: Iowa
thank you for the awesome story. I was surprised to see they took things to a whole new level with the 3rd point about apple paying for employee expenses if they tried to escape from tokyo and failed
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