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Dec 17, 2000, 03:14 PM
 
Just the other day I saw a comerical for akamia, or how ever you spell it. The company that runs all of apples streams, and apple made alot of money off of. Yeah, that one. Well not too surprisingly there were about 10 apple products in it, the first was an iBook then a slew of monitors, and various other monitors and computers, it was really neat.
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Dec 26, 2000, 08:50 AM
 
Not to be an ass, but it's Akamai. A ka my. It means "cool" in hawaiian.

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Jan 3, 2001, 01:26 PM
 
Yep, I saw that as well, it's always fun to see Macs in ads.

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Jan 7, 2001, 08:30 AM
 
Hate to burst your bubble, The Dude, but Akamai means smart or clever in Hawaiian. Sorry, but it is one of those words that are inevitably said during Hawaiian Studies classes in school.

Hau'oli Makahiki Hou!
Happy New Year!

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