An Apple Special Event?

Discussion in 'Apple, Industry and Internet Discussion' started by AtHomeBoy_2000, Aug 15, 2006.

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    AtHomeBoy_2000

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    iGary

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    Wrong font.

    I'll run around my condo complex nekked and post pictures to the Internet if it is true.
     
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    AtHomeBoy_2000

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    Now THERE'S a mental image I didn't need ;)
     
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    emotion

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    Powerbook G5!

    :)

    (well it is a tuesday)
     
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    Not sure if this lends and validity to this or not, but I forgot to post that the Flickr user's name is Gizmodo_1. Could be someone who works for Gizmodo.
     
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    It's fake. Most definitely fake.
     
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    What the heck is that background? New iPod Nano with wooden enclosure?
     
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    eenu

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    it looks totally fake
     
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    AtHomeBoy_2000

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    The iPod nano invite was a jean pocket and the FrontRow was a curtain. Apple is kind of known for using "abstract" backgrounds.
     
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    maybe they're sticking a woodcrest in a MBP? lol
     
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    Yeah but at least those made sense - the iPod Nano fit in the jean pocket, the curtains represented movies/entertainment (Video iPod, iMac).

    But wood? Shrug....:rolleyes:
     
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    Chundles

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    They weren't abstract. The nano invite was a picture of the change pocket on the jeans, Steve referred directly to it when he pulled the nano out of that very pocket.

    The curtain was a theatre curtain announcing the arrival of videos on iTunes and an iPod capable of playing them, as well as a new Mac interface that allowed for couch-based navigation of media.

    The backgrounds were heavily tied into the release.
     
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    AtHomeBoy_2000

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    LOL! Now there's a stretch!
     
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    I still like my OS 11 special event invitation...

    Yep, a whole new style for a whole new OS:
    [​IMG]

    Wish I hadn't lost my other mock-ups:

    - Magnifying glass iPod video invitation, "and you thought a 12" screen was small."
    - eMac, iPod mini "You won't guess what we're discontinuing next" special event.
    - The beer-powered BoonPod.
     
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    I wouldnt be totaly suprised if there was a special event on the 22nd or 29th to annouce Merom MacBook Pros. But that invite looks fake.
     
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    THAT IS REAL!
    fake
     
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    Faker than Michael Jacksons innocence.
     
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    applemacdude

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    im hoping...
     
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    Oh come on, read above. It quite clearly refers to the Woodcrest powered MacBook Pro.;)
     
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    Remember that one, I thought it was a brilliant mock-up.:D
     
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    The wording throws it off.
     
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    Again with the PowerBook G5? ;) Yeah, it's fake.
     

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