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Santa, I know we haven’t spoken in at least 45 years, but I’ve been really good this year, and I really need this iPhone-controlled foot & calf massager to be under my tree Christmas morning…
If you were planing on buying some holiday music via iTunes, or an app on your iOS device or Mac, you may run into a snag. Users are reporting that they’re receiving error messages when attempting to log into their accounts using their Apple ID.
AT&T has announced the debut of its Mobile Share Value plans, which it says will offer customers more savings and will provide contract options including no annual service contracts.
Investor Carl Icahn – he of the activist investor bent – has filed paperwork to ask Apple shareholders to recommend a $50 billion share repurchase to Apple’s board.
The Wall Street Journal reports that Apple and China Mobile have finally reached agreement on a long-awaited deal that will see the world’s largest wireless carrier offering the iPhone later this month.
One common complaint of iPhone 5/5s users is the device’s battery life, or lack thereof. Luckily, companies are coming to the rescue for heavy users of the popular device by releasing rechargeable battery cases that allow the device to be both protected, and have its battery life extended. In this review we’ll take a look at the Rokit Boost Excess 2400.
Voice dictation – which, for those of you not familiar, translates your spoken voice into text to save your fingers from typing – has been around on OS X since the release of OS X Mountain Lion. But with OS X Mavericks, Apple has made the feature even better by adding one simply feature: The ability to use dictation offline!
Apple has already told the world that their shiny new black aluminum trash can Mac Pro will officially go on sale sometime in December – but now that December has arrived, there’s still no sign of official sales at the Apple Online Store or Apple’s retail stores. A German Apple retailer claims to offer a clue regarding the launch.
Just one week after its release in September, iOS 7 was generating more than 51% of all iOS-based web traffic in North America. Now, a little over two months later, the adoption rate for iPhone devices has surpassed 74%, and for iPad has hit just under 64%.
As part of its continuing promotion of providing free apps, ebooks, and music to users of the Apple Store app, Apple is gifting a playlist of holiday favorites for your seasonal listening pleasure.
A digital publishing startup company has come up with an innovative use for Apple’s wireless iBeacon technology. Publishers can publicize their iOS based digital magazine apps by making them free for viewing at specific locations.
The LEGO Apple Store, the faithful LEGO blocked reproduction of Apple’s retail outlets, will be making an appearance at the 2013 Winter Wonderland Village in Hamilton, VA on December 14, 2013 from 6 PM to 9 PM, as a part of a benefit for Toys for Tots.
Mobile Unlocked has a nice little interactive tool on their site that shows what the contract-free price is for an iPhone 5s around the globe. It displays the costs in actual costs, and as a percentage of average annual income.
Google is reportedly preparing for a beta release of a toolkit to aid developers in creating native Chrome apps for mobile platforms such as iOS.
Instead of iTunes Radio discouraging new Internet radio player apps, it seems to have done just the opposite. New Internet radio station apps seem to be released very day. It is certain however, that these new apps need some outstanding features to grab the users eye. Enter SonicWeb Internet Radio Player.
Roughly two weeks after releasing the second developer beta of OS X 10.9.1 to members of their Mac Developer Program, Apple has already seeded a third 10.9.1 beta. The update bears a build number of 13B40 – 5 builds newer than the previous seed.