Although his products now touch every aspect of our modern lives, we all tend to be agnostics when it comes to Jony Ive. Even as he appears on video during Apple’s developers’ conference to speak with soft-spoken intensity about the…
Read more ›
The post The Secret Story Behind Jony Ive’s Space Age Desk appeared first on Cult of Mac.
By now you’ve probably already seen this story floating around the internet, but in case you haven’t, here’s your assigned Apple reading for the day. Bloomberg Businessweek has anÂ exclusive interview with Apple’s Tim Cook, Jony Ive, and CraigÂ Federighi for its latest issue. The piece centers around Apple’s leadership resisting the ‘Apple is doomed’ mantra that […]
The post Required Apple Reading: Businessweek’s Cover Story On Cook, Ive And Federighi appeared first [Read More...]
So far, it’s been an interesting few weeks for digital publishing. Late last month saw the introduction of Flowboard, a digital publishing platform centered around an iPad app.
Now Disney has come out with their (highly simplified) take. Disney Story is a free iPhone app that lets you easily create a storyboard from photos on your iPhone, with accompanying text, which you can then share via email or on Facebook.
The key phrase here is easily; Disney couldn’t [Read More...]
We got it wrong last week, when we thought a cryptic Disney teaser was a clue to something we’ve been salivating over for a few months: the arrival of Android and iOS at Disney’s Infinity platform.
Instead, Disney has released a beautiful Toy Story 3D puzzler game for iOS and Android; and even though it’s not exactly what we’ve been waiting for, it still looks really freaking cool.
Toy Story: Smash It! drops you into the role of Buzz [Read More...]
You should never steal an iPhone while wearing pink shoes. It doesn’t sound like a piece of vital information, but in the hard streets of Brooklyn’s Prospect Park it is, because those pink little things are going to get you caught.
One thief learned that lesson the hard way, after he stole an iPhone from a girl, and then the iPhone [Read More...]
Nose Jobs, Â© 1989 – 2013 Tom Zimberoff (all publication rights reserved)
Buck’s of Woodside doesn’t just serve eggs or coffee or toast.Â It serves you biomechanical sharks and surfing crocodiles. Sometimes, it even serves you up a photograph of Steve Jobs so incredible, so deserved of being considered iconic, that you simply canâ€™t believe that no one has ever even heard of it. But for twenty-three years, no one has.
Breakfast [Read More...]
Lala was the pioneer in online music streaming before services like Spotify and Pandora really took off. If you Googled a song pre-2009, a Lala link was the first result. Founded in 2005, Lala underwent some business model changes until it became a full-fledged music streaming site. A partnership withÂ Googleâ€™s Music Beta and good connections with the record industry allowed Lala to grow and gain attention from bigger tech companies.
It made [Read More...]
Phil Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of worldwide marketing, reportedly shot down suggestions that the Cupertino company will launch a low-cost iPhone later this year during an interview with a Chinese newspaper earlier this week. According to the report, Schiller said that the budget devices will “never be the future of Apple products.”
ReutersÂ was one of the first media outlets to cover the report, but in an interesting [Read More...]
You may have forgotten, but Microsoft actually owns a search engine. It’s called Bing. Today Microsoft released the top Bing searches from 2012, and the results include events like the birth ofÂ Beyonce’s baby alongside celebrities like Kim Kardashian and Justin Bieber.
Interestingly, the top news story of the year wasn’t the U.S. presidential election or the summer Olympics. It was the iPhone 5. Microsoft must be so proud.
The election and Olympics [Read More...]
Itâ€™s $ 5 Friday and weâ€™ve got our first game deal for you!
Tiny Bang Story is a complex, immersive puzzle game based on a little moon with a big problem. This Steam-powered game can be yours for just $ 5 today, and if you like puzzle games, that sounds like a deal to meâ€”Your Game On With The Tiny Bang Story: Help Restore the Lost Beauty & Population of an Entire [Read More...]