Tag Archive: Flies


Yo ho ho! Apple flies pirate flag to celebrate its 40th birthday

In case you didn’t know, Apple turns 40 today and, to celebrate, the company is giving a wink to long-time fans with a cheeky nod to its past. The flag — which is flying outside Apple’s campus at 1 Infinite Loop — is a reference to the “jolly roger” pirate flag flown by the original Macintosh team when it was developing Apple’s […]

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

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Capable nano drone flies under the FAA’s radar

The ONAGOfly is a quadcopter like all the rest – four props and an onboard camera that records video at heights once the domain of TV news choppers. But you don’t need to stand back to launch the ONAGOfly – not when the palm of your hand will do for a launch pad. The size […]

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

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Apple HQ flies Pride flag to celebrate same-sex ruling

This week has been one of the most miraculous weeks we’ve seen in recent history. We’ve seen a 25 year-old country girl bend the will of a bunch of rich ass middle-aged white men in Silicon Valley. 150 after their…Read more ›

Angry Birds Epic RPG flies into the App Store

Rovio has officially launched its latest Angry Birds game, Angry Birds Epic, for iOS devices worldwide. Unlike previous Angry Birds sequels which have flapped their wings since the original game flew into the App Store back in 2009, Angry Birds Epic takes…Read more ›

Exodite Flies In The Face Of Time-Honored Shoot-Em-Up Conventions [Review]

Side-scrolling shoot-em-ups are typically exercises in excess. You have no shortage of enemies, power-ups, or ridiculously large bosses, and most importantly, you have all the bullets you’ll ever need. Just hit the button anytime, and bullets come out. That’s how…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Angry Birds Epic Flies Into App Store In Select Countries

Rovio Entertainment has soft-launched its latest Angry Birds title. Named Angry Birds Epic, the turn-based RPG (yes, really!) is available for iPhone and iPad in the New Zealand, Australian and Canadian App Stores now. Initial impressions are positive, although there…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Early 2011 MacBook Pros Are Dropping Like Flies, Heat Issues To Blame

If you have a 20011 MacBook Pro that is wonking out like it was haunted by a Japanese ghost, you’re not the only one. It appears that a massive number of early-2011 MacBook Pro owners with AMD graphics are having…Read more ›    [Read More…]

First Update For ‘Man Of Steel’ iOS Game Flies In A New Chapter And Price Drop

I believe I can fly.The first update for Warner Bros’ Man of Steel iOS game is here, and it’s got new story content and a new Superman suit to purchase. The new Skin suit from Krypton gives Kal-El a boost to his power, health, and defense. No more kneeling before Zod! The game itself is a 3D action brawler […]

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Tim Cook: Microsoft Surface Is Confusing Like A “Car That Flies And Floats”

Apple CEO TIm Cook briefly touched on Microsoft’s new Surface tablet during his company’s earnings call today. When asked about the Surface, Cook admitted that he hasn’t played with it yet, but it looks like “a compromised, confusing product.”

“The toughest thing you do with a product is make hard trade-offs,” said Cook. To Apple, it obviously seems like Microsoft still hasn’t figured out a good tablet experience.

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Tim Cook: Microsoft Surface Is Confusing Like A “Car That Flies And Floats”

Apple CEO TIm Cook briefly touched on Microsoft’s new Surface tablet during his company’s earnings call today. When asked about the Surface, Cook admitted that he hasn’t played with it yet, but it looks like “a compromised, confusing product.”

“The toughest thing you do with a product is make hard trade-offs,” said Cook. To Apple, it obviously seems like Microsoft still hasn’t figured out a good tablet experience.

“I  [Read More…]