a ding in the universe." — Steve Jobs）。上月，她還受邀到新加坡談新作《伶人往事》（見「
"I want to put a ding in the universe." 另一個說法是We're here to put a
dent in the universe.; 我覺得後者更像 Steve Jobs 的口氣! -- DHSU (2007-01-21
ding 和dent 是同義詞slang -- @id:demingtw2 (2007-01-31 05:30:05)
━━ v. じゃんじゃん鳴る［鳴らす］; やいやい［くどく］言う.
━━ n. （鐘などの）ごーん［じゃーん］という音.
ding-a-ling 〔米俗〕 愚か者.
ding・bat 〔米俗〕 頭のおかしい奴; 〔米話〕 【コンピュータ】飾り活字 ((段落の始めの星印など)).
ding-dong ━━ n., ad., a. じゃんじゃん, からんからん ((鐘の音)); 激論; どしどし, じゃんじゃん;
leave one's mark 永久に足跡(そくせき)を残す ((on)).
ding1 v., dinged, ding•ing, dings.
1. To ring; clang.
2. To speak persistently and repetitiously.
1. To cause to clang, as by striking.
2. To instill with constant repetition: dinged advice into my head.
A ringing sound.
[Partly imitative and partly alteration of DIN.]
ding2 n. Informal.
A small dent or nick, as in the body of a car.
tr.v., dinged, ding•ing, dings.
1. To dent or nick.
2. To hit or strike: was dinged on the head by a ball.
3. Slang. To shoot, especially with a gun.
[From ding, to strike, beat on, pound (from Middle English dingen;
akin to Old Norse dengja) and from DING1.]
re: The Commencement address by Steve Jobs 【hc案：這篇應該翻譯廣為流傳】
rl 談些日常生活道理。我錄S Jobs 在他孩子的大學畢業典禮說法送他與大家：
"Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish" Steve Jobs'' 2005 Stanford Commencement Speech】
JANUARY 8, 2011
Apple's Jobs Grows Richer Despite $1 Salary
BY SHARA TIBKEN
Apple Inc. chief Steve Jobs again took an annual salary of $1 in 2010, representing his total compensation for the year, the technology giant said Friday in a regulatory filing.
The Cupertino, Calif.-based company under Mr. Jobs's leadership has built itself into a profit machine through a string of hit consumer-electronics products, starting with the iPod digital media player, followed by the iPhone, plus the iPad early last year. In May, Apple became the world's most-valuable technology company based on market capitalization.
Mr. Jobs is widely known for taking the $1 salary, which has been his practice since rejoining the ...