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[11 Dec 2014 | 3 Comments | 705 views]

Steve Jobs was known quite famously for often being a jerk and, when he was forced out of Apple in 1985 by John Sculley, he was being a jerk. For that reason thing alone, “hate Sculley” will forever be the …

Apple luv, Mac »

[9 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 520 views]

The state-of-the-art computer chip inside the NASA Orion capsule also powered Apple’s 2003 iBook G3. Yep, everything old is new again, especially when it comes to tried and true technologies.
According to the good folks at Geek.com, the NASA Orion capsule …

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[8 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 883 views]

Think that ancient iMac in the basement is just junk taking up space? Think Different, dude. One presumes that’s how Mark Peck’s Apple Collection got its start sometime before it became The Apple Museum (TAM).
Welcome to www.theapplemuseum.org, the official web …

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[25 Nov 2014 | One Comment | 620 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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[20 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 411 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 | 813 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 | 1,112 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 | 1,946 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 | 772 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 | 1,093 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 | 190 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 | 315 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 | 198 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 | 263 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 | 352 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 …