#BornThisDay: Alan Turing

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June 23, 1912- Alan Mathison Turing's story, The Imitation Game (2014), is a somewhat pedestrian film about an extraordinary man. It is a good film,  don't get me wrong, you should see it. It was nominated for a Best Picture Academy Award. Graham Moore’s Oscar nomiated screenplay ... See the Rest

#iYacht: Steve Jobs’ $197 Million Philippe Starck-Designed Yacht


Apparently, the 256-foot yacht designed for the late Steve Jobs sailed in to the British Virgin Islands over the '14 holiday season. It was commissioned by Jobs before his death, (tough to do AFTER) called Venus, and was designed by Philippe Starck, who at one point had it ... See the Rest

Apple Spoof: The Ikea BookBook

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"You know, once in a while, an idea comes along that changes the way we live..." ...and with those words, this Apple take-down begins. It's been done before, but not better. This Ikea commercial spoof of Apple's commercials, on the usage of their new catalogue, should win ... See the Rest

Watch Now: Big Apple Pride (It’s Not In NYC)

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Apple made this video to celebrate Pride 2014. The official description for it is; “On June 29, thousands of Apple employees and their families marched in the San Francisco Pride Parade. They came from around the world — from cities as far as Munich, Paris, and Hong Kong — to ... See the Rest

Dr. Dre To Be A Billionaire

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The word is that Dr. Dre will be the first rapper-turned-billionaire by selling his Beats Electronics to Apple, Inc. for 3 billion dollars. Dre started the company with longtime record exec, Jimmy Iovine so they would pretty much walk away with bank. The deal could happen as soon ... See the Rest

No, No, I’m OK. Just a Little Something In My Eye: Apple’s New Christmas Commercial Is EVERYTHING

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A teenage boy surprises his family over Christmas in this gorgeous new Apple commercial. I'm just going to go sob quietly in a corner for the rest of the day. ... See the Rest

Petty Cash: 20 Billion Nickels for Apple


Yesterday morning more than 30 trucks filled with nickels arrived the other day at Apple’s headquarters in California. Minutes later, Apple CEO, Tim Cook got a call from Samsung CEO explaining that they will pay $1 billion dollars for the fine recently ruled against the South ... See the Rest

Disney, MTV, McDonald’s, Apple: Made in China


Artist Li Lihong takes very familiar corporate logos and renders them as 3-D sculptures using traditional ceramicist techniques coupled with Chinese iconography. The pairing of traditional and contemporary, East and West, corporate and fine art isn’t such a violent clash one ... See the Rest