Director/writer duo Aaron Simpson and Andy Ochiltree (Mondo Media) decided to poke fun at all the recent Apple hype surrounding the anticipation of the iPhone 5. The result is a quirky animated short featuring a resurrected hologram of Steve Jobs that returns to show everyone why he and his products are boss. The tongueincheek jokes may offend some (mourners and fanatics), but it’s pretty obvious that there’s always truth in comedy and it’s all in good fun! Pretty sure Jobs would’ve gotten a kick out of this one.
While technology giants Apple and Samsung really battle it out in the courtroom, The Conan O’ Brien Show has taken the liberty of spoofing the electronic rivalry. The result is a hilarious skit featuring a fictional Samsung VP that swears his company is not biting any “Apple”. Funny stuff!
We’re baffled by this one, but apparently the biggest tech company in the world, Apple, delved into the realm of fashion once. According to HUH Magazine back in 1986 the makers of the presentday MacBook and iPhone were making 80’sinspired sportscasual apparel. And what exactly did it look like? See for yourself! *Covers eyes with hands*
Capitalizing on Steve Jobs’ impact on technological culture (and even pop culture, really) as we know itMagnolia Pictures present a fulllength feature on a 1995 sitdown interview that the Apple guru had with producer Robert Cringely. The result is The Lost Interview, a candid portrait of the visionary during the time that he was exiled from Apple and the ideas that, in the end, still proved to captivate the modern world. The movie hits selects theaters on May 11th. Until then, check out the trailer.
Skate brand Supreme has just released an iOSoptimized version of its infamous website and online store. Now iPhone/iPad/iPod users can log on without having to worry about the original Flashbased site not coming up on their device. And as an added (strategic) perk, fans can even make the site part of their iOS homescreen like an app for easy access. To access the iOS version of the Supreme homebase, just log onto www.supremenewyork.com via your device. Voilá. Magic!
Connoisseurs and average users of medical marijuana rejoice as one of the most designforward and comprehensive resources of strands and dispensaries, Leafly, is available online and as an iOS app. The genius behind both site and app is the level of detail and safeforwork option integration. There’s an AZ library of hundreds of strands organized and cleverly abbreviated into Periodic Tablelike squares, complete with their classification and effects. Great execution. We don’t care how “illegal” it is!
Screw the factory navigation system and dashboard! That’s what the Southern California mod kings over at SoundMan Car Audio said when they decided to install a brand new iPad 3 into a Ford Sync. Keeping true to Apple’s iCloud vision, the team decided to integrate the pad without a removable switch (doesn’t need to be released because everything can sync wirelessly). A custom holder, wiring, and a some tweaks later and we’re left with a fullyfunctioning iPad 3 with Siri and all. Pretty sweet!