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Apple and MTV
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May 11, 2000, 09:12 AM
 
Apple is sponsoring the MTV Movie Awards, so numerous Apple ads air everyday (along with a mention that they're sponsoring the event).

So far I've only seen the tired "3 steps" ad, with the updated iMac DV in the picture.
     
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May 11, 2000, 10:18 AM
 
Apple sponsers many MTV shows. The last one I noticed (besided thes Movie awards) was 'Making the Video'.

Also several weeks ago I saw an Apple ad with a garage band making a music video on an iMac DV (tangerine i think).

Also shows like Real World and Road Rules always have PowerBooks on the show.



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May 11, 2000, 12:33 PM
 
How odd, with all this Apple/MTV hoopla, that Mac users can't play WebRiot!
     
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May 11, 2000, 09:05 PM
 
that is a very good point.
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May 24, 2000, 01:46 AM
 
ive seen apple displays on many mtv shows, but not always showing the mac running them. i remember one show, there were iBooks being used by the hosts, and graphite flat panels (not cinema displays) being used by the audience. i forget what show it was...

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Tenement
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May 31, 2000, 03:18 PM
 
I believe that Apple and MTV have had a tight relationship since the Mac first edited video (mid to late 80's?)




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