[FoRK] Sent from my iPad
aaron at bavariati.org
Mon Jun 21 15:30:37 PDT 2010
On Mon, Jun 21, 2010 at 03:39:12PM -0500, Jeff Bone wrote:
> On Jun 21, 2010, at 15:12, Aaron Burt <aaron at bavariati.org> wrote:
>> Funny how a tacked-on Yahoo! blurb is a mark of shame, while a
>> tacked-on Apple blurb is a mark of pride.
> Wait, let's take a quick poll. Who thinks it is a mark of pride?
It's that or a mark of "I haven't figured out how to turn off the automatic
advertising on my outgoing email." Which interpretation would you prefer? :)
Mostly just interested in the variable desirability of obtrusive branding.
Some brands, you put up with. Others, you show off.
I want a voluntary advertising service. If you're gonna brand your
outgoing messages, pick cool messages. It's like wearing your favourite
band's t-shirt, but on Twitter!
Bring fun back to general-purpose computing! Go Arduino today!
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