Category Archives: Apple

Concept commercial: how Apple though 1997 would be as seen from 1987…

This is actually computing archaeology… Here comes a concept commercial (never aired, AFAIK) from Apple with a very curious forecasting of 10 years from… 1987. This is how John Sculley (along with all the guys running Apple those days) imagined … Continue reading

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Foursquare meets business users with ‘Foursquare for Business’ App

News from the check-in king: Foursquare For Business, an iOS app designed to let business owners manage specials and view analytics. Foursquare for Business, introduced on Tuesday, promises to let businesses attract customers by posting “beautiful photo updates, view recent … Continue reading

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The future of shopping and online retailers – according to Newsweek

Newsweek’s current issue features a nice story by Megan McCardle about shopping, selling and the future of retailers – online too. The article deals with Amazon, Best Buy and a lot more. Sales were $12.1 billion in the third quarter … Continue reading

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Apple’s new Spaceship Campus: some details and some fun

As reported by Wired (and several others) the Apple’s galactic headquarters will house nearly 13,000 astronauts -er, employees by 2015. This is what it will look like: And this, according to joyoftech.com, is what’s inside (of course, these are just … Continue reading

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Red Cross in the 21st century: donate for Sandy victims

USA has been hit by Sandy/aka Frankenstorm. The first message I got this morning (I live in Italy) on my iPhone while I was in the underground was from First Aid app by American Red Cross (check it here from … Continue reading

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A working iPod on a web page: a tribute to Steve Jobs – and a great HTML 5 example too!

Inventika Solutions, a small Web development company, created this astounding HTML 5+CSS3+jQuery project that works exactly as the original iPod – as a tribute to Steve Jobs. The Mumbai-based company achieved great reviews because of this work – and they … Continue reading

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Remembering Steve: one year later Apple’s tribute

One year later… This is the message from Tim Cook on Apple’s home page. How much has gone through in this year, not only in Apple’s history? Check Apple’s web site for the memorial video with some awesome (black and … Continue reading

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Older Airport Express is unsupported Airport Utility under Mountain Lion? No problem, get this fix!

I still use my old (1st-gen) Airport Express with all my Wi-Fi stuff. I bought it back in 2004 when it was first released, and never regretted purchasing it. Now, in 2012, it’s Mac OS X Lion and Mountain Lion … Continue reading

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iPhone 5 candid camera video – awesome!

iPhone 5 craziness has taken over the world! Here comes an awesome candid camera – don’t laugh! It could be you in front of an Apple Store! [Via Orson Blog]

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Apple’s new iPhone 5? Right in my hands! Exclusive test

Yes, it’s an iPhone 5 I’m holding! I’ve been able to test the brand new iPhone 5 for some time, and want to share some first-hand impressions with you. It’s really smaller, compared to an iPhone 4S, incredibily lighter and … Continue reading

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