Next time I’m in Copenhagen, I need to attend a concert by these people. I love the look of the little girl at 0:53.
An impressive display of Steve’s “revolutionary and magical device,” to tout the benefits of Stockholm. Very clever.
Microsoft is putting the final touches on the next edition of Windows – Windows 8. It’s due later this year. One of the key ideas is the coherence of the interface across multiple devices – from phones, to tablets, to laptops, to desktops. Live Tiles is a big […]
Adam analyzes Microsoft’s strategy of investing in its core business, and how that’s proved catastrophic: “Everyone knows that Microsoft has returned almost nothing to shareholders the last decade. Simultaneously, all the “partner” companies that were in the “PC” (the Windows + Intel, or Wintel, platform) “ecosystem” have done […]
Laplink Software released a free tool for moving from Windows 7 to Windows 8, for testing: “PCmover Windows 8 is available now as a free download on Laplink’s website and can be used to perform an unlimited number of migrations at no charge prior to July 2012. Beta […]
Pete outlines three advantages of desktop computers becoming more phone like, with the first being simplicity. He notes the downside too: “The main reason Apple wants to make Macs work like the iPhone and iPad is simple. Or rather, simplicity. Despite decades of innovation and the invention of […]
Apple released early information about the next edition of Mac OS X: “Well, don’t look now, but Mountain Lion brings even more of the iPhone/iPad features to the Mac. The juiciest payoff here is the suite of Mac apps that now mimic what’s on the iPhone/iPad, like Reminders, […]
Casio announced (but hasn’t yet released) a new watch that integrates with a phone via Bluetooth: “Your watch can vibrate when you get a call, text or e-mail and show the person’s name, even if your phone is in your purse or briefcase. The G-Shock can help you […]
SeV launched the Transformer Jacket that switches from jacket to vest via magnets: “The Transformer Jacket’s 12 powerful rare-earth magnets allow you to transform from jacket to vest in the blink of an eye…and back again just as easily. We call it our TEC-MAGTM system, and it’s unlike […]
David from ZDNet argues that Windows 8 matters for real work: “Listen, forget about smartphones and tablets for five minutes, will ya? I want to talk to you about real computers, computers that do actual work, not just play Angry Birds and help you check in when you’re […]