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Apple Introduces Revolutionary New Laptop With No Keyboard


Apple Introduces Revolutionary New Laptop With No Keyboard

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The Simpsons spoof Apple

 

Down the years The Simpsons has spoofed many areas of modern life and now they have turned their attention to lampooning Apple in an episode entitled Mypods and Broomsticks.

(Look out for the reference to this famous superbowl ad from the 1980s directed by Ridley Scott)

* UPDATE: Click this link if the above videos don’t work *

> The Simpsons at Wikipedia
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A history of Apple at About.com
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Listen to an interview we did with Matt Groening and Al Jean last year about The Simpsons movie

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iPhone 3G advert

It seems Robert Downey Jr is a busy man – not only is he appearing in Iron Man and The Incredbile Hulk, but he is also the voice for the new iPhone 3G ad:


Apart from higher download speeds due to being 3G, the other key features of the new iPhone are:
  • Thinner edges
  • Plastic back
  • Flush headphone jack,
  • iPhone 2.0 firmware
  • Runs 3rd party apps
  • Cheaper (8GB is $199, 16GB is $299)
  • Better battery life
  • GPS
The phone goes on sale in the US and the 22 biggest markets (Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the UK) on July 11th.

UPDATE: Here is the keynote announcement from Steve Jobs:

On a more lighthearted note here is the 60 second version:
> Check out more details about the new iPhone at Engadget
> Official page for the iPhone 3G