Tag Archives: Apple

Writers Guild of America West signs deal with Apple

The iPhone maker, which didn’t respond to a request for comment, is poised to become a major Hollywood content buyer and producer. It’s projected to spend $ 1 billion on original TV shows and movies. To realize its ambitions in the scripted field, the Cupertino, Calif., company needs to develop relationships with screenwriters who would write and produce the shows. ...

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An Apple Shows Just How Broken Our Food System Is

Buying and eating apples seems a pretty healthy thing to do. But a new study has found that every 1 kilo (2.2 pounds) of conventionally grown apples creates health effects costing 21 cents due to the effects of pesticides and fungicides, resulting in sick leave and eventually shorter life expectancies. The study, from the Dutch organization Soil & More Impacts, to be ...

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Watch Fiona Apple Answer Fan Questions in Silly Video

Fiona Apple recently conducted a lighthearted Q&A session with the fan Tumblr account Fiona Apple Rocks, as Consequence of Sound points out. To open the interview, she speeds through a rapid series of questions. In response to an inquiry as to whether she’s working on new music, Apple responds simply, “Yup.” Elsewhere in the Q&A, she plays with her dog, ...

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FKA twigs Dances in Spike Jonze’s Wild New Apple Ad: Watch

FKA twigs is the star of Apple’s new HomePod commercial. The four-minute video was directed by filmmaking icon Spike Jonze, and it features twigs dancing to a brand new Anderson .Paak single called “Til It’s Over.” In the clip, twigs’ apartment warps and stretches in conjunction with her movements and the beat of .Paak’s new single. At one point, she ...

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