Apple Shows Off New iMac With Retina 5K Display

Apple Shows Off New iMac With Retina 5K Display

By Chris Crum October 16, 2014

At its big press event on Thursday, Apple unveiled its 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K display. The usual adjectives were tossed around: breathtaking, amazing, magical, gorgeous. It costs $2,499. It has 3.5 GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 with Turbo Boost …

Magician Turns an iPad into an Endless Beer Keg Magician Turns an iPad into an Endless Beer Keg

German Magician and performance artist Simon Pierro has stumbled onto the most exciting use for an iPad yet: an endless supply of beer. Watch as he wows pub goers at the renown Hofbraeuhaus in Munich with this awesome party trick. …

iPad Magicians Show the Magic of Stockholm iPad Magicians Show the Magic of Stockholm

What do you get when you combine Swedish magicians and iPads? A quirky presentation about investing in Stockholm real estate, apparently. Charlie Caper recently posted a video of himself and Erik Rosales pitching the Swedish capitol of Stockholm to a …

Spotting Trends with Social Media

One of the often overlooked aspects of social media is that it can often be seen a pointer for developing and emerging trends.

YouTube’s Solution Ready for Testing

Just one day after CNET reported on Hollywood’s frustration at YouTube’s copyright feet dragging, Google announces that they are ready to begin testing their video fingerprinting tool.

TimeWarner and Disney have signed on for the test, which they hope will help to identify copyrighted content and prevent illegal uploads of the content.

MySpace Beats YouTube To Copyright Protection

Compounding YouTube’s recent rows with copyright holders, YouTube’s biggest backdoor competitor, MySpace, announced a pilot program developed with Audible Magic to block copyrighted video from being posited in the community.

Mysterious Lockups

Of all computer problems, the unresponsive hang is the most annoying and most difficult to trace. There’s no crash, no panic: everything just stops dead.

Blog Messages Are Magical

Do you believe in magic?

Pimp Your Web Ride With Google

Enjoy placing the digital bling on your blog with Google Gadgets, previously available only for the Desktop and Personalized Homepage.

Three Is The Magic XML Number

DataDirect announced Release 3 of its XML product Stylus Studio, following Altova’s Release 3 of its XML Suite Version 2006.

The Magic “T” of Marketing

During my Q&A with Stuart MacDonald at Mesh I talked about The Magic “T” of Marketing.

The Magic Middle

Technorati CEO David Sifry discusses “The Magic Middle” in the second installation of his State of the Blogosphere update.

SWOT Analysis Is No Magic 8 Ball

Q: A key investor in my business has suggested that I hire a consultant to do a SWOT Analysis to help plan for the future. I try not to argue with my investors, but I’m not so sure I need to have this done. What do you think? — Laurie B.

A Famous Mouse Goes Virtual

When Walt Disney said “It all started with a mouse,” he didn’t mean the optical type with a scroll wheel.

Magic Sysrq

The “Magic Sysrequest key” is Alt (left or right Alt key) and Sysrq (up there under Print Screen, next to F12 on most keyboards). To use it, you need to have it enabled in your kernel (CONFIG_MAGIC_SYSRQ).

The Magic Of Exponential Business Growth

Is there a ‘magical’ way to exponentially grow your business?

The Magic of Keep-in-Touch Marketing

Yesterday I received a phone call from an acquaintance that I’ve met once or twice but haven’t seen in over a year. She wanted to let me know that she was referring me to a client of hers who needed help with his Web site copy. Although I hadn’t thought about her in months, she mentioned that she’d received a postcard from me for the past two quarters – and that’s why she instantly thought of my services when her client voiced his need. Although it wasn’t really magic, it sure felt like it. That’s the magic of keep-in-touch marketing – people remember you and feel like they know you, and eventually, they often give you business or refer others to you.