Posts Tagged ‘David Pogue’

Tucked into tiny North Hall, Macworld rocks on without Apple.  Half the floor space, schwagless vendors (no USB powered lava lamps, no bunny ears, no tee shirts) and a nearly invisible press – these could seem like dark times.  But the mood is surprisingly light as smiling crowds pulse through the narrow aisles of the market […]


#Macworld Guide

10Feb10

Some are off to a snowy #EFM, and some are already enjoying a sunnier #TED, but with Macworld at Moscone, where else would we be.  They’re expecting a crowd of 30,000 so we’re off to check out what life will be like without Apple’s Orwellian ginormous looming black tombstone wall.  Times have changed.  Apple fandom […]


Quintessentially quixotic was this Silicon Valley scene of dreamy kids pitching VCs to the tune of Tim Draper’s Riskmaster anthem, and as the day waxed on, the youth got younger and younger, regressing from college kids to high schoolers to multimillionaire middleschoolers, until at one point Tim Draper got a big laugh for addressing preschoolers.  Kudos to […]


Today is the last day of Macworld and time to look toward the future.  Booked for 1/4-8 San Francisco Moscone, Macworld 2010 is asking its fans to dream big.   So here is my vision of what Macworld could be, a place where one’s creative potential is unleashed.  A  lively festival/expo for books, music, movies and games […]


Give this man a talk show! David Pogue in his Colbert-esqe interviews had the packed audience bellylaughing from start to finish. First revealing that Matt Harding’s viral dancing video was not photoshopped as announced at the Entertainment Gathering last month, then turning us on to the hilarious webisodes of You Suck at Photoshop (what was that about Dane […]


Macworld Picks

05Jan09

Monday, January 5 6-8pm  Macworld Media Reception* 6-8pm  Showstoppers* Tuesday, January 6 9-10:30  Keynote/Phil Schiller, Apple Product Guy, Moscone West 11  $20 Tie-Dye Macworld Tees go on sale, South Hall Lobby Store 11:30  Joy of Multiple iTunes Libraries, O’Reilly 2210S 12-1  Steve Wozniak, Axiotron, 502S 12-2  Filemaker Media Lunch* 1-1:45  Little Kids Rock, Music Studio, 4302N 1-2  CS4 Dreamweaver, O’Reilly 2210S 2-2:45  CS4 […]