Old Spice India “The Mantastic Man”

I have a soft spot in my heart for Old Spice. These new ad campaign looks good with Milind Soman as “The Mantastic Man”. It would be interesting to watch the further promotions for Mantastic Man.

The Value of Zero-Priced Software

Horace Dediu on why Apple is shifting to Zero-Priced Software: I believe the logic for Apple is that usage of the products determines their value and therefore placing powerful software in the hands of more users means they will value the entire system more. This leads to the notion of greater “stickiness” or “lock-in” but […]

The Extent of U.S. Wealth Inequality…

The issue of wealth inequality across the United States is well known, but this old viral video shows you the extent of that imbalance in dramatic and graphic fashion.

Jony Ive Redesigns Things Tumblr

Thanks to the crazy colours that iOS 7 is fast becoming unmistakably synonymous with, people are taking this to the extreme and out of context by imposing hyper colors on everything under the sun and blaming it on Apple’s SVP of Design Jonathan Ive. Yup, anything goes, really.

New 13-Inch MacBook Air Runs for 15 Hours of Backup

Now thats what I call an ultrabook! Joel Santo Domingo, reviewing the new 13-inch Air: Road warriors and jet travellers rejoice, we’ve found a laptop that will last all day and well into the night. The newest Apple MacBook Air 13-inch (Mid-2013) lasted an astonishing 15-and-a-half hours on a battery test that makes most current […]

Apple – Making a difference. One app at a time.

Coming hot off the heels of Apple’s WWDC keynote on Monday, the video is a collection of stories from individuals who’s lives have been touched thanks to some of the remarkable apps developers have created for the iOS App Store.

Apple CEO Tim Cook Speaks at Duke University

He discusses collaboration, ethical leadership, career planning and more. Cook doesn’t address Apple specifically, but in response to a question about achieving good collaboration, he talks about the need to hire executives who don’t need their name in the spotlight and who are incredibly excited about the work they are doing.

Microsoft once again fails to understand that, when it comes to tablets, Windows isn’t a feature – It’s a liability

Rene Ritchie, on Microsoft’s new iPad vs. Windows 8 campaign: Instead of competing with that, trying to out do Apple at that, Microsoft, like almost everyone else before them, has fallen into the feature set trap. Here’s the problem with that — it doesn’t matter what something can do, it only matters what you can […]

BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) coming to iOS this summer

“You may ask, why is BlackBerry doing this now?” asked Thorsten Heims, BlackBerry CEO. “It’s a statement of confidence…It’s time for BlackBerry Messaging to become a platform-independent messaging solution.” BBM on iOS will feature messaging and group management first, but BlackBerry plans to roll out additional features over the rest of the year, including voice, […]

The illusion of simplicity: photographer Peter Belanger on shooting for Apple

An interview by Michael Shane of The Verge of one of the most renowned photographers around : You’ve almost certainly never heard of Peter Belanger, but you’ve definitely seen his photographs. In fact, you may even see his work every day, and it’s likely that you own some of his most famous subjects. Belanger is the […]