Tag Archive for Apple

Markets In Everything: Freshly Unboxed MacBook Smell

I’m not even sure what to say. This takes the fanboy concept to a new level. Artists Bottle Scent of Freshly Unboxed MacBook – PCMag.com: For Apple fanboys everywhere, there’s nothing quite like the ecstasy experienced when unboxing a new…

Is Apple’s iCloud The Cause Of All These Tornadoes?

I’m starting to wonder. UPDATE: Greenpeace’s math is wrong, according to Apple Why Are There So Many Tornadoes This Year?: The US is the most tornado-friendly landmass on Earth. We’ve got just the right mix of moisture, instability, lift, and…

Titanic, iPhones, and Spectrum …

It’s good to see Dr. Higgs get mentioned in the Forbes piece. A couple very interesting related reads. What Do The Titanic And Your Smartphone Have In Common? – Forbes: In this case, however, government ownership and allocation has led…

Book Review: iWoz by Steve Wozniak

In the last 6+ months the great Steve Jobs has gotten a lot of play in the media. Books, interviews, articles, retrospectives, even Steve Jobs dolls! With all of that attention it’s easy to forget the brains behind the Apple…

Two Thoughts on Apple …

1. Why the constant fixation on what it might have cost Apple to build a piece of hardware with each new launch? Every time an iPhone or iPad is introduced the tech Web becomes a flurry of activity with everyone…

Dr. Land was Steve Jobs, before Steve Jobs …

Just some fun reading. How the Polaroid Stormed the Photographic World – Smithsonian Magazine: I first saw the Polaroid SX-70—the one-step instant camera introduced in 1972 by the company’s co-founder, Dr. Edwin Land—in the spring of 1973, when the photographer…

Quick Review: Clear for iOS, The Art of ToDo

Every once in a while a product comes along that just seems perfect in terms of both form and function. Usually it’s something physical, an object. Once in a while it’s a piece of software (or even a beautiful algorithm).…

iPhone Business Bigger Than All of Microsoft?!

This is kind of mind-blowing (via MG Siegler). Especially when you consider that five years ago the iPhone didn’t even exist. [  Check out this slick infographic of the iPhone's evolution ] parislemon • Size Matters: It looks like Apple’s…