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An Android GridView of text quotes (Fragment, layout, and AsyncTask source code)

Before I completely delete this code from my current Android application, I want to make a copy of it here. It was intended to show a series of quotes (text phrases) in a “Grid” (GridView), but (a) I never got it working as desired, and (b) I decided I didn’t want it in my application anyway.

Here’s the source code for the Java controller/fragment class:

Jonathan Ive - Objectified video (and quotes on design)

A great video where Jonathan Ive talks about design, and Apple products:

Jonathan Ive design quotes

Some of the great quotes from Mr. Ive during the interview process:

A designer ... it's the way you look at the world ... you're constantly looking at something and thinking, "Why is it like that? Why is it like that, and not like this?"

Sir Jonathan Ive design interview quotes - London Life

I don't consider myself an Apple fanboy -- for instance, I think whoever is designing Apple software these days is making things overly complicated (with OS X 10.7 and 10.8) -- but I am a Jonathan Ive fanboy. I have a great respect for the industrial design work he and his team do. It’s safe to say that if I were in college these days I’d be studying industrial design instead of the aerospace engineering degree I got way back when.

Funny Steve Jobs tablet quote

Steve Jobs quotes: Like Steve Jobs or not, according to many of the quotes attributed to him, he has a way of cutting right to the point. There was definitely a time in my life that I would have loved working with him.

Earlier this morning I read on Daring Fireball that when he was shown an early Apple tablet prototype, he replied something like this:

Great quotes from Bill Cosby and Lucille Ball

I've been writing back and forth to a friend a lot lately, and we've been passing back and forth various famous quotes from history. I've been surprised at some of the quotes from Bill Cosby and Lucille Ball. I always thought of them as comedians, but they have some interesting things to say about life as well.

Here are a few quotes from Bill Cosby:

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