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Simon Pierro is THE iPad Magician on YouTube and in performances all over the world. With his unique iPad magic and fascinating digital effects, Simon stars in the most original and contemporary magic shows on the planet. Contact: Website | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | YouTube | More Posts

Penn & Teller: Fool Us set

Backstage with Penn & Teller: Fool Us

July 14, 2015 // 4 Comments

You might have heard of Penn and Teller: Fool Us, a program that was broadcast in the UK four years ago. It’s back, now produced in the U.S. and airing on The CW network. The best news for me is, I had a chance to …

iPad Magic on Don't Blink

Backstage: iPad Magic Hits the Streets on ‘Don’t Blink’

July 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

When I first heard about Don’t Blink, the new street magic series on the Pop Network, my interest was piqued. Debuting on Thursday, July 9 at 11 PM Eastern/10 Central on the Pop Network, it appealed to me for three reasons: It’s a “docuseries” that …

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Now They’ve Heard of iPad Magic in Jakarta, Indonesia

June 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

Have you heard of the city of Jakarta? It’s the capital city of Indonesia, the fourth-largest country in the world. I didn’t know much about Indonesia when I left Germany, on my way to perform my iPad magic at an event in the massive island …

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iSimon, The Multitasking Magician

May 7, 2015 // 1 Comment

by Thomas Fraps, The Magazine of the Magic Circle Those who hear the name Simon Pierro immediately start thinking about iPads, iPhones and multimedia magic. His name is a synonym for high-tech magic, and for years it’s been a guarantee that funny pranks and jokes …

Happy 10th anniversary, YouTube

Congratulations: YouTube 10th Anniversary

April 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

It’s hard to believe it’s been 10 years since YouTube debuted its first video on April 23, 2005. Now, a decade later, YouTube has more than 1 billion users. I’m so grateful to YouTube. In fact, it’s the medium that’s been largely responsible for my …

Oracle in Las Vegas

Oracle Rocks the iPad Magic in Las Vegas

April 3, 2015 // 1 Comment

Take a look at this enormous 150-foot video screen that was my backdrop as I did my iPad magic act for Oracle Corporation. I’ve seen a lot of projector screens, but this one’s certainly the biggest! We worked our way through a busy day of …

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NBC TODAY Show, Here I Am

March 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

Monday, March 9, 2015 was one of the most exciting days of my life. This was the day when I would be a guest on the NBC TODAY show, my first time on live national television in the United States. They gave me a lot …

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Backstage: iPad Magic on The Ellen DeGeneres Show

February 19, 2015 // 3 Comments

I feel like I’ve been living in a dream these past few days. After weeks of anticipation, it was time for me to perform my iPad magic on The Ellen DeGeneres Show at the massive Warner Bros. studio complex in Hollywood. Ellen treats her guests …

Here I am on Route 66, on my way to The Ellen DeGeneres Show from Las Vegas ;-)

iPad Magic Comes to The Ellen DeGeneres Show

February 16, 2015 // 4 Comments

Ellen DeGeneres, here I come! The famed comedienne and talk-show host invited me to her show and I’m preparing some brand new iPad magic tricks as you read this. I got a call from one of the producers of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, inviting me …

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My Favorite Performers: Zach King

December 9, 2014 // 2 Comments

I don’t want to just talk about myself! I’m starting a new series here on my blog called “My Favorite Performers, where I point out magicians and artists who I think are simply magnificent. In this first post of the series, here’s one of my …

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