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Apple Has Gone Mad, Someone Call Don Draper (Or Don't)

Apple Has Gone Mad, Someone Call Don Draper (Or Don't)
In the first episode of Mad Men this season, Christina Hendricks’ character is sent to meet with the head of marketing...
Read more Jun 6 2014, 1:30pm CDT
 

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The Apple 'SuperBowl Ad' That Didn't Air Honors The Macintosh At 30

The Apple "SuperBowl Ad" That Didn't Air Honors The Macintosh At 30
With the Macintosh turning 30 in January, it wasn’t too far-fetched to think that Apple, which launched its desktop...
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With IBM Partnership, Apple Proves Its Innovation Mojo Has Been Smashed

Source: Forbes

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In early 1984, the tossed hammer smashing the screen in Apple's iconic Macintosh commercial, was a good predictor of Apple's ability to innovate -- in the sense of creating and taking a big share of enormous new profit pools. 30 years later, Apple has joined forces with the object of its derision -- IBM. The [...] ...
Full article at: Forbes Jul 16 2014, 8:09am CDT
 

Apple releases New Macintosh Ad A Day After Super Bowl

Apple releases New Macintosh Ad A Day After Super Bowl
Apple just released "1.24.14" Film, Marking 30 years of Macintosh. Despite the rumors Apple did not run a Super Bowl ad. Now one day after the Super Bowl they released the Happy Birthday, Mac ad. Watch below.
Read more Feb 3 2014, 8:01am CST
 

Apple and IBM Make Amends For A Partnership

Source: I4U News

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Back in the 1980s, there were two main companies fighting for the personal computing industry: Apple and IBM. Apple’s famous 1984 ad took shots at the company they saw as soulless, but ...
Full article at: I4U News Jul 16 2014, 12:06am CDT
 

12 Lessons In Creativity From The Greatest Super Bowl Ad Ever

12 Lessons In Creativity From The Greatest Super Bowl Ad Ever
What’s the greatest Super Bowl ad of all time? There’s not much debate about that question. By overwhelming consensus,...
Read more Jan 31 2014, 7:48pm CST
 

Hear Eddie Van Halen Play Eric Clapton's "Crossroads" Guitar Solo Note for Note

Source: Guitar World

John Varvatos And Lisa Robinson Conversation: There Goes Gravity At The John Varvatos 315 Bowery Boutique
For years, I guess before Eddie Van Halen and "Eruption" came along, Cream's "Crossroads" was THE song to pull out at parties to impress friends, girls, uncles, cousins, neighbors, etc. Below, you can hear Van Halen play the famous Eric Clapton guitar solo — pretty much note for note, we might add — during an 1984 interview with Lisa Robinson for a show called The Inside Track. Legend has it the interview took place in Van Halen's ho ...
Full article at: Guitar World Jun 12 2014, 10:19am CDT
 

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Robin Roberts to bless Goodyear Airship
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Lisa Vanderpump Loves Lisa Rinna
Lisa Vanderpump Loves Lisa Rinna
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Apple turns up its advertising push with plans for 1,000-person internal agency

Source: Engadget

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Few companies have had advertising campaigns as iconic as Apple's -- from the infamous 1984 ad to the more recent PC vs. Mac commercials -- but there's a general perception that the outfit's latest efforts haven't been quite as impactful. Eve ...
Full article at: Engadget Jun 10 2014, 5:27pm CDT
 

Apple Super Bowl 1984 Ad Won The Game 30 Years Ago

Apple Super Bowl 1984 Ad Won The Game 30 Years Ago
Nine tour buses roll majestically down Sixth Avenue in New York City. The buses are flanked by a squad of police cars,...
Read more Jan 30 2014, 9:17am CST
 


 

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