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[24 Apr 2014 | 2 Comments | 695 views]

Apple’s new iPhone 5s Powerful TV spot is very, very aspirational (clip below). As with most Apple advertising, the products take a back seat to people actually doing stuff. In this case, the iPhone 5s and iPhone apps shown are …

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[17 Apr 2014 | No Comment | 237 views]

The only certainties in life are taxes and Apple doom. Which is to say that all news about Apple is bad news, one way or another. But not really. For example, as we mark the passing of the world’s first …

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[8 Apr 2014 | No Comment | 706 views]

Say what you will about the Mac and iPhone, but cash is king. When it comes to corporate holdings, Apple cash rules them all. In fact, Cupertino has more coin than most countries.
BusinessInsider, quoting a US Trust study, reports that …

Apple luv, Hardware, Mac »

[6 Apr 2014 | One Comment | 430 views]

You aren’t broke, but don’t have much money and your beloved MacBook Pro just died, again. What to do? Tonymacx86 member Anton Vodenitcharov took matters into his own hands, creating a classy Hackintosh inside a Power Mac G4 case.
“And one …

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[1 Apr 2014 | No Comment | 777 views]

A simple animated GIF (pronounced with a hard “G”) that shows the establishment and growth of the Apple Store chain (Source: BusinessInsider). From first that opened on May 19, 2001 in Tyson’s Corners, VA to the 424 stores of today …

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[28 Mar 2014 | No Comment | 95 views]

Apple’s still surging success hasn’t been great for everyone. While Cupertino’s own brink and mortar Apple Stores continue to blossom, the world’s first authorized Mac reseller — Minneapolis’ FirstTech — closed after 37 years on March 29.
That’s the tale told …

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[7 Mar 2014 | No Comment | 796 views]

Steve Jobs last public appearance was before the Cupertino City Council to promote his vision of the Apple Campus 2. He succeeded in winning city politicians’ support for the massive multi-billion-dollar project.
However, physical evidence that the project is actually moving …

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[24 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 661 views]

On this date 59 years ago, February 24, 1955, Steve Jobs was born and then quickly put up for adoption. Although the rest of us didn’t remember, CEO Tim Cook did and tweeted a pair of short quotes from the …

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[21 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 828 views]

According to a leaked secret report, the US Postal Service is considering issuing Steve Jobs stamps in 2015. Johnny Carson, Jimi Hendrix and Peanuts, the comic strip, are also on the list.
Mozambique has already issued commemorative Steve Jobs stamps, as …

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[19 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 634 views]

While not Apple’s most successful or longest running ad campaign, Switch is fondly remembered for the people. Perhaps none more so than Janie Porch, Ellen Feis and, of course, Will Ferrell, the porn actor.
Ferrell’s bit was never shown on TV, …

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[19 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 513 views]

What do the words “Mac love” mean to you? If you answered, “I have lain with my Mac,” then you understand how Davin Haukebo-Bol feels about his Late 2013 Mac Pro, the latest addition to this family.
Moreover, Davin feels Mac …

Apple luv, iPhone »

[14 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 761 views]

Ben Bajarin has a funny original iPhone story from 2007. The twist is that neither the iPhone nor Steve Jobs are even in the room, but ever present nonetheless. And, here goes — one of the more interesting and endearing …

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[9 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 2,511 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 …