I took the following screenshots on June 9, 2015. My iPhone 5S reports nearly half the space that iTunes reports when the device is connected. I removed an entire music playlist to get myself back in the clear, but found the discrepancy unusual for a company that makes such polished products. I’m sure someone will tell me it’s a “feature”.
And therefore, I said, Glaucon, musical training is a more potent instrument than any other, because rhythm and harmony find their way into the inward places of the soul, on which they mightily fasten, imparting grace, and making the soul of him who is rightly educated graceful, or of him who is ill-educated ungraceful: and also because he who has received this true education of the inner being will most shrewdly perceive omissions or faults in art and nature, and with a true taste, while he praises and rejoices over and receives into his soul the good, and becomes noble and good, he will justify blame and hate the bad, now in the days of his youth, even before he will recognize and salute the friend with whom his education has made him long familiar.
Yes, he said, I quite agree with you in thinking that it is for such reasons that they should be trained in music…
-from Book III of The Republic by Plato
This is the fruit of heavy-handed government manipulation of prices…I call it price control. And even that is not the extent of government intervention in capital markets.
“Digging into U.S. growth economics and when the Fed could realistically hike rates, with Steve Ricchiuto, Mizuho Securities.”
Source: CNBC: No hike till mid-2016: Pro (February 10th, 2015)