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[25 Nov 2014 | One Comment | 325 views]

Well, it didn’t stay dead for long. Last week, the Fairer Platform reported two things about the Steve Jobs biopic: 1.) the Jobs Movie Is Dead and 2.) “Universal is said to be interested in the project with an eye …

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[25 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 351 views]

The nice people at Redbox sent out an email to inform customers of record that they’re increasing prices “just a little,” which is an interesting choice of words. For example, would you like “just a little” increase in your salary …

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[20 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 266 views]

Well, thank goodness. Someday, somebody will make a good movie about Steve Jobs. However, the latest attempt to make a Steve Jobs movie has come to an end even before the cameras rolled and that is a good thing.
The Hollywood …

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[14 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 618 views]

At about $113 as this went to press, individual investor size mouthfuls of AAPL are 13 percent higher than the previous peak, which hit back in September 2012. However, whereas back then both female and male traders shrieked and fainted …

Apple luv, Mac »

[10 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 950 views]

No matter how you measure it, Apple is on a roll, especially if you’re looking at PC sales unit volume and market share. Yes, Apple’s Mac sales surge allowed the company to hit the international PC top five for the …

Apple luv, Mac »

[9 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 1,423 views]

When OS X Yosemite shipped last month, Apple include five high resolution Yosemite wallpapers, which is nice but hardly a collection. Happily enough because Yosemite was a national park first, there are many, many hi-res Yosemite wallpapers available — here’s …

Apple luv, Hardware, Mac »

[6 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 510 views]

With a smidgeon of smarts and dash of derring do, you could create your very own OS X Yosemite Hackintosh. Whether that means buying an off-the-shelf PC or assembling a free range, organic CustoMac with your hands is entirely up …

Apple luv, Books »

[5 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 414 views]

Was Steve Jobs “human”? Well, of course, he was, but he was also something bit more. Moreover, he was part of a rather special group of creators that made Silicon Valley the center of the known universe and all are …

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[4 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 131 views]

The latest moral head scratcher out of Russia comes via St Petersburg, Peter the Great’s window on the West, where a memorial to Steve Jobs has been torn down. That said, you have to give the government of Vladimir Putin …

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[1 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 180 views]

Christian Bale as Steve Jobs? Perhaps the producers of the upcoming Jobs biopic are attracted by Bale’s biblical good looks. On other hand, maybe Bale is attracted by a sense of biblical megalomania. That is, the actor has played both …

Apple luv, Conference »

[29 Oct 2014 | 3 Comments | 93 views]

Out and about. Apple Vice President iPhone Product Marketing Greg Joswiak did a sit down with Walt Mosberg and Ina Fried. Yes, he was well rehearsed and didn’t make any notable faux pas, but it’s nonetheless good to hear a …

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[23 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 132 views]

People were pretty surprised when another Apple I motherboard in working condition sold for $671,400 in May 2013. This particular Apple I, which was hand assembled by Steve Wozniak in Steve Jobs’ garage in 1976, was expected to fetch $400,000.
But, …

Apple luv, iPod »

[23 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 160 views]

It was 13 years ago on Tuesday, October 23, 2001 that Steve Jobs introduced the original iPod and taught the world how to play music, again. But say “hello” one last time and now say “goodbye” to 1,000 songs in …

Apple luv, Conference »

[14 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 136 views]

Just don’t call it iWorld or, for that matter, late for dinner. Actually, dinner, lunch, breakfast, tea, elevensies, fourth meal let alone brunch will ever be served again in conjunction with Macworld Expo, which has been put on “hiatus.”
And, honestly, …

Apple luv, Mac »

[9 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 149 views]

Since 2005, Mac sales growth has outpaced Windows PCs in every quarter but one. That long hard slog is paying as the latest estimates put Apple and its Macintosh in the international Top Five PC vendor list for the first. …