Posts tagged “Mac”

Microsoft’s “I’m a PC” ad was made using a Mac

I’m no fanboy for either camp, but this is just hilarious. Mark Frauenfelder points out over at BoingBoing that the metadata of the “I’m a PC” commercial shows it was made on a Mac using Adobe CS3.

If linux was easier, I would be running it in a heartbeat. But my desire for ease of use, coupled with my limited budget, makes me the proud owner of three Windows machines.

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Even Charlie Rose needs to tussle…

I am a regular viewer of Charlie Rose. His stately manner and deep sourcing always provide insight and entertainment. I was quite surprised earlier this week when I tuned in and found Mr. Rose appearing to be fresh from a run-in with the Van Buren Boys. I was very curious how he got the shiner, but didn’t bother to look it up. Today, the answer found me.

Charlie Rose + Macbook Air = One hell of a shiner.

Image: Engadget

Charlie Rose + Macbook Air = One hell of a shiner.

Evidently, he bit the dust after stepping in a pothole while walking home with his Macbook Air. Charlie is a gadget-head and opted to protect his new toy rather than his face. Regardless of your views of the Air, you must respect the effort. According to his producers,

The Macbook Air is fine, he showed us the blood stains on it this morning.

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In honor of the SDK…

Current: Gates vs. Jobs

This is another oldie, but goodie, that my office mate brought back to my attention today. My personal favorite: the finder.Those of you that don’t have the pleasure/pain of living in both the Mac and PC world might not enjoy this as much as those of us that do.

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