We already know that Pixelmator is the best Photoshop alternative out there at a tiny fraction of the price, but version 2.2+ includes an incredible easter egg that turns Pixelmator into a full-fledged vector art app, a la Illustrator. Seriously, an entire vector graphics application is hidden within Pixelmator, and to access it all you need to do is hit the magic keystrokes: Command+Shift+V [Read More...]
The smallest Mac in Mordor.
Apple loves to hide little surprises, or “easter eggs,” within its software â€” such as the memorable quotes inside its OS X icons, or the temporary date (Jan 24, 1984 â€” when the first Macintosh was unveiled) given to apps downloaded from the Mac App Store. A new one has been discovered that’s sure to please Lord of the Rings fans.
Typing a simple comment into Terminal [Read More...]
Apple debuted a new ad for Siri last night starring famed director Martin Scorsese. The ad is basically just Scorsese riding around in a New York City cab talking to Siri about appointments, finding friends, and traffic. Not too exciting. But if you look closely, you may have noticed an easter egg in the film pointing back to Scorsese’s early days of film making.
The number of the taxi Scorcese is riding [Read More...]
On the left, a ticket in iOS 6?s new app, Passport. On the right, the horrific plane crash from Lost. Both are the same flight.
Watching the new WWDC 2012 developer video “Introducing Passbook, Part 1,” we couldn’t help but notice that about three minutes in, one of the example passes Apple uses to show off Passbook’s functionality is for a ticket on Oceanic Flight 815 from Sydney to Los Angeles. [Read More...]
Reader Pascal Beausoleil pointed us to a cool (and, we think, new) easter egg in OS X Lion. If you go to System Preferences > Users you can change your OS X default user icon to a vinyl record… but what are the track titles on that record? If you like Steve Jobs’ keynotes and his unique, shouted catchphrases, you’ll absolutely love this… [Read More...]
Yesterday we saw in the preview icon next title while now, directly from the official channel of Rovio , comes the first trailer for the upcoming Easter Season Angry Birds . Recall that the new update, expected soon, will add 15 new levels and introduce new items typical of the Easter holidays. Here’s the trailer for the next version: