Iconic Apple Commercials

The company's advertising is often as memorable as its products

blog comments powered by Disqus

"Mac vs. PC"

Apple has worked hard to maintain its image as a creative, forward-thinking company. One factor in shaping that image was the "Mac vs. PC" advertising campaign that ran from 2006 to 2009. The commercials featured actor Justin Long as the skinny-jeaned, hip "Mac," while comedian John Hodgeman portrayed the nerdy, old-fashioned "PC." The message was simple: You're not cool unless you're a Mac person.

Daily Newsletter

Get the latest RS news in your inbox.

Sign up to receive the Rolling Stone newsletter and special offers from RS and its
marketing partners.


We may use your e-mail address to send you the newsletter and offers that may interest you, on behalf of Rolling Stone and its partners. For more information please read our Privacy Policy.