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This article was published on January 31, 2011

    Motorola’s Superbowl teaser ad for Xoom implies we are slaves to Apple

    Motorola’s Superbowl teaser ad for Xoom implies we are slaves to Apple
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    Alex Wilhelm

    Alex Wilhelm is a San Francisco-based writer. You can find Alex on Twitter, and on Facebook. You can reach Alex via email at [email protected] Alex Wilhelm is a San Francisco-based writer. You can find Alex on Twitter, and on Facebook. You can reach Alex via email at [email protected]

    The title says it all: Motorola is taking swipes at Apple’s iPad to promote its competing tablet, the Xoom. You will enjoy the clip below if you are not an Apple fan, or are just in the mood for some good old-fashioned smack talking.

    Of course, if you don’t get all the 1984 book-related humor, the tome is very much worth your time. You can read it for free here. For further context, here is the infamous Apple ‘1984’ commercial that is being mocked, where Apple called out IBM for being Big Brother.

    Full title credit goes to @donald, thanks D!