All items tagged with "Mac Guy"

Apple Has Killed The Mac Guy “Genius” Ads For Good

Apple Has Killed The Mac Guy “Genius” Ads For Good

Apple’s controversial “Genius” TV ads have been unofficially killed. While Cupertino hasn’t said anything about the ads, they’ve removed the TV spots from their YouTube channel and the Apple.com marketing page. Apple stopped airing the ads on television days after they were introduced because of criticism that the ads made Mac users look clueless.

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Help Us Turn Mac Guy Into A Meme And Win A Free Copy Of FieldRunners 2! [Contest]

Help Us Turn Mac Guy Into A Meme And Win A Free Copy Of FieldRunners 2! [Contest]

Apple’s newest Mac ads have caused quite a stir with people loving and hating them. Whatever your feelings are on the “Mac Guy” we think he┬áhas some glorious Meme potential, but we need your help to turn it into an Internet success.

This week we want you to create your own Mac Guy meme. Share the link to it in the comments of this article and you’ll be entered to win one of ten free copies of FieldRunners 2 we’ll be giving out to our readers. Plus, you might see your Mac Guy Meme make onto the Cult of Mac homepage.

Don’t know how to create a meme? It’s easy, and we’ve already set everything up with QuickMeme.com so you can just add the captions. Here’s how to do it:

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Apple Pulls Embarassing Mac Guy Ads From Olympic Broadcasts

Apple Pulls Embarassing Mac Guy Ads From Olympic Broadcasts

A day after we started our campaign to turn him into an Internet meme, it seems like Apple is starting to be embarassed about their new Mac Guy ads. They’ve stopped airing the series of ads during Olympic television broadcasts.

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