Humor

IKEA’s new 2015 catalog ad parodies the iPad’s launch video

IKEA’s new 2015 catalog ad parodies the iPad’s launch video

In 2010, when the iPad was initially introduced, it was punctuated with a video that featured Apple executives. There have been other parody videos out there, but this new ad from IKEA certainly strikes a few funny chords along the way.

UK carrier O2 teases the iPhone 6 in a new newspaper ad

UK carrier O2 teases the iPhone 6 in a new newspaper ad

Sometimes you just need a cat in your ad to really spice things up. If you believe in that statement, then the UK-based carrier O2 has you covered in a new tease for Apple’s upcoming iPhone.

The Apple product cycle presented in a new comic

The Apple product cycle presented in a new comic

For fans of Apple products, the yearly refresh can be a torturous stretch of time, especially as the leaks and rumors about what’s coming next start to trickle out. A new comic has aptly represented what it’s like for many people as they pick up their next “iThing,” but ultimately start waiting for what’s next.

Joy of Tech on Instagram

Joy of Tech on Instagram

This week’s Joy of Tech cartoon from Nitrozac and Snaggy:

If this is what they think about Instagram I’d hate to think what they think of Hipstamatic.

Oprah Loves the Surface So Much, She Used Her iPad to Tell Everyone

Oprah Loves the Surface So Much, She Used Her iPad to Tell Everyone

Yesterday Oprah told the world she loved the Microsoft Surface and she had already bought 12 for gifts. Some eagle-eye folks caught a little, umm, flaw in her gushing love for the Surface. She sent it from her iPad.

Tim Cook, Jony Ive, and Eddy Cue Break the News to Siri That Scott is Gone

Tim Cook, Jony Ive, and Eddy Cue Break the News to Siri That Scott is Gone

You know, it wasn’t just employees and Apple fans who had to learn about Scott Forstall’s departure…

Banned iPad mini Promo Video—It’s So True We Have to Chuckle

Banned iPad mini Promo Video—It’s So True We Have to Chuckle

Or weep. Oh we Apple fans are so often accused of just being sheep, buying what ever Cupertino pushes out. The iCoffee cup and iCoffee Maker? Sign me up! But really, sometimes we have to laugh at some of the absurdity that is, well, Apple.

We Really Need More iPad Sizes Right? Don’t We?

We Really Need More iPad Sizes Right? Don’t We?

First gen iPad (my mom has that one), 2nd Gen (my wife got for last Christmas), 3rd Gen (what I’m rocking’…for now), and now the iPad mini. Lots of variety there…but maybe Conan O’Brien is right. I think we need more choice.