Tag Archive: $10000

Conquer YouTube (and win $10,000) with LG’s Dream Setup competition

This post is brought to you by LG Electronics. Since the dawn of YouTube, anyone with a webcam and something to say has had a chance to become a bona fide superstar. A huge portion of the vlogging celebrities on the Tube make their name and fame by reviewing technology or games — searching “let’s […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Why the $10,000 Watch is essential to Apple’s plan

It’s taken all week, but I finally think I have a pretty good idea why Apple is selling a crazy-expensive, super-exclusive gold watch. Initially, the very idea that Apple would make something for the one percent seemed abhorrent. What makes…

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These road-trippers logged more than 10,000 miles and captured it all on Super 8

Instead of just another HD video project clogging up his Mac, filmmaker Mike Ruocco set out to capture his cross-country road trip with something just a bit more retro: a 45-year-old Canon Auto Zoom 814 with a broken light meter…

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It’s A Race To The Bottom: Only 1 App In 10,000 Will Be A Financial Success By 2018

It’s possible to make a lot of money by writing an iOS app. In fact, the top iOS app makers each gross as much as $ 90,000 a day from their offerings. Yet despite these success stories, the vast majority of…

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Who Needs A Gold iPhone 5s When You Can Buy This $10,000 Case Instead?

Can’t get a gold iPhone 5s? Never fear: the makers of audcacious, gaudi tat are here to convert your lame white or space gray iPhone 5s into a gold one, and all it costs is a cool $10,000. Cheap enough for the most frugal sheik! Miansai offers a solid, 14-karat gold iPhone case. It doesn’t […]

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The App Store Is About To Hit 50 Billion Downloads So Apple’s Giving Away $10,000



Apple has started a new contest to promote the supremacy of the App Store. Apple is giving away a $ 10,000 iTunes giftcard to whomever downloads the 50 billionth app from the App Store.

Apple had a similar contest last year  for the 25th billion app downloaded from the App Store. Apple’s also going to give out 50 iTunes giftcards worth $ 500 each to the next 50 people would download  [Read More…]

What’s Wrong With This Video Of 10,000 iPhone 5′s Being Used As Dominoes?

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This video (found after the jump) of 10,000 iPhone 5 dominoes toppling over one another in a long, complicated course is cool, but it’s a huge fakeout, for the following reasons.

1) The reason domino videos are cool is because of the work that goes into them: someone painstakenly set-up thousands of dominos without knocking them over, probably over the course of many hours. This video  [Read More…]

10,000 PPI Image Makes Retina Look Like Mr. Magoos Wallpaper

This is the highest-resolution image that could ever be made.

What resolution is Retina resolution? 220 ppi (like the new MacBook Pro)? 264 ppi (like the iPad 3)? Or the amazing 326 ppi found on the iPhone?

What about 10,000 ppi? That’s the resolution of an image printed by researchers at the Agency for Science, Technology and Research in Singapore. It’s the picture you see above which, at just 50 x 50  [Read More…]

Apple Starts Counting Down To 25 Billion App Downloads, You Could Win The $10,000 Prize!

Apple has announced another promotion celebrating the 25 billionth download from the App Store. As the huge milestone draws near, Apple is encouraging customers to enter to win a $ 10,000 App Store gift card for hitting the lucky number.

If you�re fortunate enough to download the 23 billionth app, you could win $ 10,000 to spend in the App Store!

As of today, nearly 25  [Read More…]

This Ghastly Gold iPhone Case Will Cost You $10,000

Look at that big ugly thing. It�s not pretty, it�s boring, and it�s not even all that protective � leaving the top and bottom ends of your iPhone exposed to the elements. But despite these things, its manufacturers will charge you $ 10,000 for the thing simply because it�s made from solid gold.

The case comes from�Miansai, a design company based in Miami, Florida, which is famous for its luxurious (and  [Read More…]