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[9 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 492 views]

Many people can be credited with changing how the world perceives and uses technology, though no one did it with anything close to the style and panache of Steve Jobs. America’s leading arbiter of meaning, the Smithsonian, is paying homage …

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[9 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 857 views]

Last week, the interwebs went wild when Wired reported that Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak (aka Woz) said that Apple should make an Android phone. Turns out, however, the occasional Apple gadfly didn’t actually say that — all hail the god …

Apple luv, Mac »

[6 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 573 views]

One never knows what’s coming next. While North Korea’s Red Star Linux 2.0 looked uncannily like Windows, the latest version of the hermit kingdom’s homegrown operating system goes the other way. Red Star Linux 3.0 definitely takes cues from Mac …

Apple luv, Mac »

[4 Feb 2014 | One Comment | 253 views]

Advertising. Whatever you want to sell, displaying it next to or on an Apple product is generally considered a good idea. Unless, of course, you’re selling Microsoft Windows. Dell has been caught using OS X to sell its XPS 15 …

Apple luv, Tech »

[3 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 98 views]

Arsenic, Mercury, Carbon Dioxide and more — electricity generated from coal kills. Little wonder that America’s leading technology companies are pursuing green power so aggressively. And, everyone’s favorite fruit company is right up at the top of the US EPA’s …

Apple luv, Music, movies, TV »

[1 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 141 views]

Apple isn’t perfect. However, when it comes to creating perfect moments, no one tops the Cupertino, CA-based Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod maker. While they’ve only tried three times, Apple Super Bowl ads have hit, missed and become the stuff …

Apple luv, Mac, Music, movies, TV »

[30 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 152 views]

Whether you watch or just listen as they play in the background, here are several collections of Mac TV advertising, both product and the much-loved “Get a Mac” series. Start your weekend right with a Mac 30th anniversary inspired smile, …

Apple luv, iOS »

[29 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 424 views]

Whereas we know who Siri is (Susan Bennett), the question of what is Siri has remained unanswered. So, when you query Apple’s digital assistance, what collection of hardware actually answers the question? Well, if “some guy” on Reddit is a …

Apple luv, Mac »

[28 Jan 2014 | 6 Comments | 429 views]

Perspective, it’s all about perspective. While there is no doubt that $2,999 is a fair piece of change, the Mac Pro price is actually quite cheap for folks in the target market. Don’t believe me? Then trust a pro.
Dave Girard, …

Apple luv, Mac, Music, movies, TV »

[27 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 656 views]

Back in 2003, Walter Murch was an Academy Award nominee for the editing work he did on Cold Mountain (iTunes) and he did that work on a Mac using the then “new” Final Cut Pro. While that wasn’t the first …

Apple luv, iPad »

[27 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 204 views]

In four short years, we have come a very long way, baby. Steve Jobs introduced the original iPad at a Special Event on January 27, 2010 and the world was forever changed from that moment.
At the time, the competition was …

Apple luv, Mac »

[26 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 502 views]

And, the Mac 30th goodness continues! The rest of us have watched the video of Steve Jobs introduce the original Mac at the Apple shareholder meeting on YouTube. However, the production quality of this Boston Computer Society intro video is …

Apple luv, Music, movies, TV »

[25 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 292 views]

Everybody is talking about ABC News’ Tim Cook interview with David Muir, covering a wide range of subjects. It’s mostly a victory lap for Cook and other Apple executives, which is nonetheless cool.
No, the Apple CEO doesn’t give away any …

Apple luv, Mac, Software »

[22 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 331 views]

This is a two-fer from designer Christian Heudens. Like his previous creation, iOS 7 Lockscreen Mac screensaver, the Time Machine and RSS Time Machine Mac screensavers tastefully riff on Apple user interface design elements — brilliant stuff.
If you would like …

Apple luv »

[15 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 214 views]

Like a lot of kids, I made macaroni pictures at Summer camp. Yeah, ’twas fun, but was it art? We might very well ask the same about Doug Powell’s keyboard key mosaic portrait of Steve Jobs.
And, if that weren’t weird …