Apple eVoLuTiON: iMac

iMac: rEvolution eVolution 1998-2012   the Day the PC changed was 1998-08 as Apple reinvented the PC through Jonathan Ive‘s bondi-blue iMac (14 1/2 years into the PC revolution)   until then, the 1st PC era revolutionized the world through the Classic Mac in 1984-01   below is the official Apple graphic of the iMac’s evolutionary timeline growing from a revolutionary All-In-One fatso to an evermore thinner, slicker technological marvel, at 2  year intervals (for its diet : ) the latest iteration of which is the 8th redesign (7th with Intel chip), still by Ive, but...

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CopyCats

copyCat 01 samsung     law suit Validity Samsung is not the pioneer copycat of Apple, but surely one of Apple’s major pains. many object to the fact that Apple is suing Samsung. 1. Apple, as anyone else, has the right to protect its patents 2. Apple is not exaggerating, as its patents are not simply, as Google puts it in the courts against Apple, so ubiquitous they should be part of the standards or be copiable! 3. how, can you, in all fairness, logic etc. adhere to Apple’s competitors’ pseudo arguments, that it is their general right to copy everything Apple does...

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iCar

iCar indeed: 2007 Steve Jobs did dream of an iCar. that’s according to Apple board member & J Crew CEO Mickey Drexler in his interview in Fast Co. 2012 May 16 see his iView… http://www.fastcompany.com/1837636/j-crew-ceo-apple-mickey-dexler-steve-jobs-icar-living-room-plansJan 17 but only for media (public version not ready) read iView: http://www.fastcompany.com/1837636/j-crew-ceo-apple-mickey-dexler-steve-jobs-icar-living-room-plans    VW: 2007 Steve Jobs did meet with VW CEO. that is what started the iCar rumors. no one knows exactly what Steve’s or VW’s...

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genius Nicholas Merrill

iGenius: Nicholas Merrill   freedom hero  Wish you lived in a Real Free Democracy, where the cell phone & internet are not tapped? Where SOPA could not exist due to its unconstitutionality – without politically correct b.s.? Rejoice in 39-year old Merrill then! No! Not as in Lynch. As in Nicholas.   concept  •  privacy-protecting telephony + web • ubiquitous encryption • national non-profit every technological & legal means to challenge gov (incl. FBI / NSA) on dubious legality/constitutionality • Merrill will run it through non-profit called the Calyx Institute, but with...

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genius Sir Ive

iGenius: Sir Jonathan Ive commemorated    on April Fool’s Day 2012 Beatle’s Sgt Pepper album art cover on original artist Peter Blake’s 80th BirthDay see the Guardian UK article 2012 Apr 1 “New faces on Sgt Pepper album cover for artist Peter Blake’s 80th birthday: Amy Winehouse, JK Rowling, Noel Gallagher, Mick Jagger and the Monty Python foot to feature in update of 1967 original”   iGenius: Sir Jonathan Ive history pre-Apple    upcoming article, tell us what you’d like to read about, thanks!     iGenius: Sir Jonathan Ive...

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