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Apple Shares Humorous Privacy-Focused iPhone Ad Where People Overshare Personal Info With Strangers

Thursday September 3, 2020 6:13 am PDT by
Apple today shared a humorous new privacy-focused iPhone ad in which people awkwardly overshare their personal information with strangers, such as their credit card number, login details, and web browsing history. On a bus, for example, a man loudly proclaims that he has browsed eight websites for divorce attorneys that day. And during dinner at a restaurant, a woman tells the other two...

Apple Music Shares 'Worldwide' Ad Featuring Billie Eilish, Orville Peck, Megan Thee Stallion, and Others

Monday August 24, 2020 6:45 am PDT by
Billie Eilish, Orville Peck, Megan Thee Stallion, and Anderson Paak are among the artists featured in a colorful new Apple Music ad shared on YouTube over the weekend. The video is titled "Worldwide," reflecting Apple Music's availability in 165 countries. "Apple Music brings you closer than ever to iconic artists, rising stars, new discoveries, and legendary entertainers," the video...

Apple Shares Vertical 'Shot on iPhone' Short Film by Damien Chazelle

Wednesday August 5, 2020 5:31 pm PDT by
Apple today shared a new video in its ongoing "Shot on iPhone" series, this time highlighting a short film that was captured by director Damien Chazelle, known for films like "La La Land" and "Whiplash." The nine minute short film was shot with an iPhone 11 Pro and all of the footage was captured in a vertical aspect ratio. Apple also included a behind the scenes look at how the film was...

Apple Marks Return of NHL With New 'Hockey Tape' Ad Shot on iPhone 11 Pro

Saturday August 1, 2020 2:33 am PDT by
Apple today marked the return of NHL hockey with a new "Shot on iPhone" ad on its YouTube channel in Canada. Titled "Hockey Tape," the 30-second video features Vegas Golden Knights players Marc-André Fleury and Mark Stone having some on-ice fun with the iPhone 11 Pro, which they attach to the boards, a hockey stick, and a skate with hockey tape. "See the game like never before with Ultra ...

Apple Shares More 'Behind the Mac' Videos with Tyler Mitchell and James Blake

Saturday July 18, 2020 1:01 pm PDT by
Apple today shared two new "Behind the Mac" videos on its YouTube channel, offering a look at how Macs can be used in creative workflows. The new videos feature photographer Tyler Mitchell and musician James Blake. Among the new additions to the series is a spotlight on New York photographer Tyler Mitchell. The video reveals how Mitchell shoots and edits his new portrait series using...

Apple Shares Humorous 'Working-From-Home Thing' Video

Monday July 13, 2020 9:31 am PDT by
Apple today shared a funny video focused on the problems that people working from home have to deal with, including noisy children, chaotic schedules, communication issues, and more. The video focuses on showing off Apple products and their capabilities that can be useful when working from home, such as the ability to scan a document with an iPhone, mark up a PDF, Siri Reminders, and more.The...

Apple Shares New 'Behind the Mac' Video Featuring James Blake

Wednesday July 8, 2020 9:25 am PDT by
Apple this morning shared a new video in its "Behind the Mac" series, which provides a look into the Apple tools used by musician James Blake to create his work. GRAMMY(R) award winner, James Blake, takes us into his home studio as he works Behind the Mac to put the finishing touches on his latest song, "Are you even real." Editing, looping, pitching, and layering the track in Logic Pro X on...

Apple Promotes Apple TV+ for Kids in New Ad

Sunday May 24, 2020 11:48 am PDT by
Apple today shared a new "The Next Generation" ad that showcases Apple TV+ content for kids. "Original series and films to inspire the next generation of dreamers, explorers, and believers. All on ‌Apple TV‌+," the video description says. The ad features the ‌Apple TV‌+ kids shows "Ghost Writer," "Helpsters," "Snoopy in Space," and the short-film "Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet ...

Apple's 'Bounce' AirPods Ad Wins 'Best of Advertising' Award

Friday May 22, 2020 10:09 am PDT by
Apple's creative "Bounce" ad designed to highlight the AirPods took top honors in the 99th annual ADC (Art Director's Club) awards for advertising, earning the "Best of Discipline" award along with two Gold Cube awards in the craft in video and branded content categories. Released in June 2019, the ad features a bored man who pulls his ‌AirPods‌ off of their wireless charging pad and then...

Apple Goes Into the Studio With Grammy-Nominated Music Producer Oak Felder

Wednesday April 29, 2020 8:30 am PDT by
Apple today shared a new video that follows Grammy-nominated songwriter and music producer Oak Felder as he creates a new song. Felder makes use of multiple Apple products, including the 16-inch MacBook Pro and iMac. Follow hitmaking, Grammy-nominated songwriter and music producer Oak Felder as he creates a new song. Along the way, he speaks about music production, creating his own unique...

Apple Shares New 'Float' iPad Pro Video Highlighting Magic Keyboard

Monday April 20, 2020 12:15 pm PDT by
Apple today shared a new ad called "Float," which highlights the new 2020 iPad Pro and its Magic Keyboard. The video features a colorful hummingbird flying around an equally colorful ‌iPad Pro‌ display with Magic Keyboard attached. The hovering and floating of the hummingbird alludes to the fit of the Magic Keyboard, which "hovers" above the keyboard and stand using a magnetic attachment for ...

New iPhone SE Ad Shows Oddly Satisfying Task of Peeling Off the Protective Film [Updated]

Friday April 17, 2020 4:15 am PDT by
Update: Apple has released a longer version of the ad on its YouTube channel in the United Kingdom. Original story follows. Peeling the protective film off a new iPhone has always been an oddly satisfying part of the unboxing process, to the point that it has become somewhat of a meme, and now Apple is getting in on the amusement. Apple has shared a short ad for its new iPhone SE...

Apple Shares New 'Creativity Goes On' Video

Friday April 10, 2020 9:57 am PDT by
Apple today shared a new video ad called "Creativity Goes On," which highlights people working from home, learning from home, FaceTiming one another, and more, with Apple products. The video focuses on the ways that people are keeping entertained and communicating with one another while social distancing.We have always believed deeply in the power of creativity. Now, more than ever, we're...

Apple Highlights AirPods Pro With Active Noise Cancellation in New Ad

Wednesday March 11, 2020 6:09 am PDT by
Apple today shared a new AirPods Pro ad titled "Snap" on its YouTube channel. The two-minute video revolves around a woman taking advantage of AirPods Pro features such as Active Noise Cancellation and Transparency Mode while navigating a busy city. "AirPods Pro offer unprecedented control," says Apple. "Active Noise Cancellation for immersive sound. Transparency mode to interact with the...

Apple Shares 'Behind the Mac' Video Featuring Women Changing the World

Wednesday March 4, 2020 8:15 am PST by
Apple this morning shared a new video in its ongoing "Behind the Mac" series, this time highlighting women who are "changing the world" using the Mac. The video is set to the song "Flawless" by Beyoncé, which also features Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. It consists of a series of still black and white images of influential women that include Malala Yousafzai, Ava Duvernay, Marie Kondo, Greta...

Apple Japan Shares Anime-Themed 'Behind the Mac' Video

Friday February 28, 2020 8:32 am PST by
Apple on its YouTube channel in Japan has shared a new animated "Behind the Mac" video that features various anime characters using Macs set to music from Japanese artist Yoshiho Nakamura. Behind the Mac, new stories are born one after another. A story that is not yet in this world. Come on, you too.Featured characters are shown from animated movies and shows that include "Weathering With...

Apple Shows Off Night Mode on iPhone 11 and 11 Pro in New Video

Thursday February 6, 2020 11:13 am PST by
Apple today shared a new Night Mode video on its YouTube channel, highlighting the low-light photography feature added to the iPhone 11, 11 Pro, and 11 Pro Max. The short video is set to the song "We Only Come Out At Night" by the Smashing Pumpkins and features several ‌Night Mode‌ comparison images, many of which Apple has shown before. ‌Night Mode‌ is one of the key new features in the...

Apple Arcade Ad Shared Ahead of Super Bowl: 'A New World to Play In'

Sunday February 2, 2020 9:01 am PST by
A new ad for Apple Arcade released today blends the real world with the virtual one while showcasing several games available on the service, including LEGO Builder's Journey and Ultimate Rivals: The Rink. Apple Arcade launched in September, providing iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, and Mac users with access to over 100 games with no in-app purchases or ads for $4.99 per month in the United States....

Apple Shares New 'Slofie' Videos Highlighting iPhone 11 and 11 Pro Cameras

Sunday January 19, 2020 4:00 pm PST by
Apple today shared two new "slofie" videos taken using the slow-motion capture feature of the front-facing camera of the iPhone and iPhone 11 Pro. The two short videos, called "Backflip" and "Whiteout," feature slow motion selfie videos captured by professional snowboarders. Apple's iPhones have long had a "slo-mo" slow motion video feature for capturing slow motion content with the...

Apple Shares Videos From Creators Using iPad Pro to Make Apple TV+ Show Posters

Wednesday January 15, 2020 1:15 pm PST by
Apple today shared a pair of videos from content creators who designed posters for Apple TV+ shows "Dickinson" and "For All Mankind." Janice Sung, an illustrator and digital painter, said she created a poster for Apple TV+ series "Dickinson" using an iPad Pro and Apple Pencil, and she outlined some of her creative process. Designer and illustrator duo Justin and Paige from Phantom City...