A spot-on analysis by Khoi of the changing perception of the value in product design, as exemplified by Apple.
There’s a good point buried in this tirade.
Here’s a more positive spin: with this much horseshit, there’s gotta be a horse in there somewhere.
A microformats article by yours truly, reworking a blog post from a while back about the value class pattern.
A single-serving blindingly obvious answer.