13 August, 2010

Why Apple is Catholic and PCs are Protestant – Telegraph Blogs

Given that all of my personal electronics are from Apple (imac, iphone, ipod), I can only agree with the authors contention!!


Fr. Tim

Why Apple is Catholic and PCs are Protestant – Telegraph Blogs

1 comment:

  1. "[Mac] is cheerful, friendly, conciliatory, it tells the faithful how they must proceed step by step to reach – if not the Kingdom of Heaven – the moment in which their document is printed. It is catechistic: the essence of revelation is dealt with via simple formulae and sumptuous icons. Everyone has a right to salvation."

    "[DOS] allows free interpretation of scripture, demands difficult personal decisions, imposes a subtle hermeneutics upon the user, and takes for granted the idea that not all can reach salvation. To make the system work you need to interpret the program yourself..."

    Wow! if reasonably accurate in its distinctions between Catholic and Protestant (and not just between computer user systems), those two exerpts just explained A LOT!

    Good find. And some of the comments at the end of the article are priceless...

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