Tag Archive: Promote

Apple debuts eco-friendly iOS wallpapers to promote its recycling mission

To help promote Apple’s ongoing Renew program — which encourages users to recycle their old Apple devices — Cupertino today released three new iOS 9 wallpapers to promote its mission. Designed by graphic artist Anthony Burrill, the wallpapers are entitled “Nature in Balance,” “Nature in Harmony,” and “Nature in Us,” and are available to download […]

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

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Apple’s spaceship campus was designed to promote collaboration

Steve Jobs was a big believer in great ideas coming from serendipitous interactions. So it’s no surprise that this concept was a central part of the design brief for Apple’s forthcoming “Spaceship” campus — one of the last projects Steve was actively involved with at Apple. In a new (rare) interview with Phil Schiller, Apple’s Senior […]

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New Apple Watch ads promote eBay, Uber, and sucking face

Although Apple’s still remaining mum on official sales numbers, they’re not laying off the marketing as we approach the holiday season. Cupertino has just released five new short ads, highlighting Apple Watch’s ability to take advantage of Siri, Apple Music, Apple Pay, notifications, fitness tracking, and more. The first ad is called Skate, and shows […]

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

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Vince Vaughn uses stock photo gag to promote ‘Unfinished Business’

Just look at this team. Their faces read, “Close the deal, you won’t regret it.” A good stock photo makes you believe, a bad one makes you laugh. But when you recognize the team leader is Vince Vaughn, his smoldering…Read more ›

Apple sends recruiters to Women in Computing event to promote gender equality

Apple is throwing its name into the hat of big name tech companies trying to even the male-female ratio within high tech, by sending hundreds of its employees to recruit students attending this year’s Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing…Read more ›

This Is How To Promote a New Product at CES [CES 2014]

LAS VEGAS — Walking the long, dusty road between the Encore Hotel and the CES Convention Center, I was approached by two guys. They offered to give me a ride. I know I should never accept rides from strangers but…Read more ›    

How to Implement Smart App Banners on a Website to Promote App Downloads

Have you noticed how some sites promote their own app to download when you visit their website while browsing through Safari on an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch? This is done through a little pop-up menu that appears at the top of Safari when browsing some sites with iOS 6 onward, and it’s done through something called “Smart App Banners”. If you haven’t seen this on the web yet, here is what it looks like at the top of a  [Read More…]

Square Integrates With Apple’s Passbook To Help Promote New Gift Card Feature

Square, the Apple-like mobile payment service that’s all the rage right now, just integrated with Passbook in iOS 6. Before you get too excited, the integration only allows iPhone users to store and use the new gift cards that can be sent via the Square iOS app. Square lets you pay for your stuff with your bank credentials while Passbook still does not.

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Apple Sued Over Distinctive “Eye Closeup” Photograph Used To Promote Retina MacBook Pro

When Apple first unveiled the 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro back in July of this year, they used two images to specifically highlight the incredible resolution of the new display. The first was a shot of a herd of zebras running through the grass captured by photographer Steve Bloom. And the second? A photograph of an eye in full Ziggy Stardust make-up, taken by Swiss photographe Sabine Liewald.

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New Apple Developer Guideline Might Kill Apps That Promote Other Apps

Apple’s developer guidelines have always had weird caveats that Apple uses to protect the quality fo their own products first. Their newest strategy is to protect the App Store by putting in place a new guideline that might kill any app that promotes other apps. App recommendation apps, like FreeAppADay, and Daily App Dream might soon find themselves banned from the App Store if Apple begins to enforce the new guideline.

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