We believe that we need to own and control the primary technologies behind the products we make, and participate only in markets where we can make a significant contribution.

—- Tim Cook, Apple COO

Whenever you feel the need to ask why Apple does shit like fuck-banning Flash or Flash based apps, or whenever you want to know why Apple doesn’t produce a particular model of computer, reflect upon the above quote from Tim Cook. This couldn’t be more obvious if Apple wrote it in 360 pt. red type on their home page.