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This article was published on January 2, 2011

The MacBook Hair

The MacBook Hair
Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten
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Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten

Founder & board member, TNW

Boris is a serial entrepreneur who founded not only TNW, but also V3 Redirect Services (sold), HubHop Wireless Internet Provider (sold), and Boris is a serial entrepreneur who founded not only TNW, but also V3 Redirect Services (sold), HubHop Wireless Internet Provider (sold), and pr.co. Boris is very active on Twitter as @Boris and Instagram: @Boris.

So thin it fits in a pixel? Victor Anselme figured that at the current rate of innovation within  years the MacBook Air would be as thin as a human hair. That might be a tad too optimistic but I like his thinking. Check out the mock-up ad, including side, back, front and opened up views:

Looks like Victor wasn’t the first to think of the ‘hair’ metaphore. I also found this Youtube clicp from September 2008: