Attaching a graph from the latest Economist. The headline is that worldwide iPad, iPhone and Android sales are growing at a blistering pace while PC sales are flat. (Mac is growing at a more moderate pace.) It seems the desktop PC is losing its preeminence and will emerge as just one of a suite of devices.
Maple syrup bottle handles are skeuomorphs! I’ve often been annoyed by those things, but never thought about why they exist. The story here: http://brooklynbrainery.com/blog/why-do-maple-syrup-containers-have-tiny-handles