“I want a glass screen, and…”
The previous post got more hits than I expected. All I did was to making a link with one word “Wow!”. “A Day Made by Glass” is coming soon, and we want a piece of that glass.
But, do you know iPhone started the glass screen which was demanded by Jobs, not cell consumers? What an enormous work for engineers, techy designers, manufacture workers to carry on his vision and deliver the product to our hands. I’m still amazed, just like the first time I got my iPhone. Suddenly, I was able to read, listen, play, photo, watch video news, make calls, and watch the real-time traffic report… all in my palm.
“I won’t sell a product that gets scratched,” Jobs said. “I want a glass screen, and I want it perfect in six weeks.” Jobs wanted the glass to be clear, light, unbreakable, and everything else.
According to New York Times, Apple sold almost 70 million iPhones, 30 million iPads, and 59 million other products last year. Most of these products were manufactured by the Foxconn in China. But, why China? Are these jobs coming back? ….