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Apple Patents A Stylus...Yes, A Stylus
2012-05-25 06:21:57

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com Never one to mince words, Steve Jobs always let us know when he thought another piece of technology was insufficient or, to put it mildly, crap. Take for instance, a little run-in Jobs had with ESPN president George Bodenheimer in 2006. The two men were at the first Disney board meeting after the company had just bought Pixar. Bodenheimer saw Jobs in the hallway and thought he would introduce himself. As the story goes, Bodenheimer said, “I am...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.