Levels Apple would never stoop to in order to sell you a laptop.
Tue, 25 Aug 2009
MSI, makers of the MSI Wind netbook stooped to levels of desperation today that Apple isn’t able to contemplate, let alone implement. In what we can only describe as a desperate bid to populate the world with more cheap netbooks it has produced a viral marketing video that shows the laptops being throw – and caught – in a man’s rear-end.
I wonder what would happen if you took a MacBook Air to Steve Jobs and suggested such a marketing approach? His foot would probably connect with your arse as it sailed gracefully of the front door and into the unemployment line.
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It's ripped off from the sunglass catching thing isn't it?
said on Thursday, 27 August 2009
Yeah but aren't they just subliminally linking the MSI product with an arse and lets face it I can't ever see myself in a shop saying "Yeah I saw this bloke catch one of these with his arse, I think I'll buy one" - er.. nope that's not going to happen.
said on Wednesday, 02 September 2009
Excellent site, keep up the good work
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Nick Spence is an Apple enthusiast with a love of music, illustration, design and all things creative on the Mac. His first Mac was a much loved PowerBook 520c. In 1994 it cost several months wages. Today he runs a Apple Mac Pro with a 24 inch Samsung SyncMaster monitor which ironically cost about the same as his first PowerBook. For 11 years he read news for a living, as a nocturnal press monitor, now he helps write it.
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