Patently Apple’s Jack Purcher reports the US Patent & Trademark Office has published a patent application from Apple revealing possible changes in the iPad 3’s backlighting system.
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Apple has released SMC Firmware Update 1.5 for the MacBook Pro which fixes an issue where the machine would shut off unexpectedly under heavy processor load, even when plugged in.
A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit that accused Apple of “iBricking” the iPhone 3G and 3GS. Lead plaintiff Bianca Wofford said Apple told owners of its 3G and 3GS iPhones that the new iOS4 operating system was an upgrade.
Politico reporter Matt Sobocinski warns that Senator John McCain now owns an iPhone 4S, and he’s not afraid to use it!
Wondering why previous iPhone versions may never have Siri? Basically, it’s because the iPhone 4S is neurotic, and has an infrared LED in its proximity sensor to make sure it always knows where your face is.
Sure, a Retina Display on the iPad would really make family photos pop, and video games rock, but it would also bring valuable capabilities for professionals like pilots, doctors and other professionals.
So you have a TiVo digital video recorder, and you love it. But, if you’re like me, you forgot to schedule a recording, and you’re away from home and don’t have access to the DVR. Guess what? There’s an app for that!
The time has finally come – Adobe has briefed developers that they will cease development of their mobile Flash plug-in, and will focus on HTML 5 and their Adobe AIR platform.
There has been speculation, some even here on this site, by this writer that Apple may be planning to allow Siri to run on the iPhone 4. It’s been a bright shining beam of hope for those of us still “stuck” with our iPhone4.
Apple posted a new support document listing procedures users should follow if they experience strain relief problems with their “T” style MagSafe power cables on Apple notebook products. Issues with fraying on those cables resulted in a redesign to an “L” style connector that wears better.
Who hasn’t sat and waited for the hard drive in their MacBook Pro to load an application or file, and wished for a way to cut a few precious seconds off of the wait? The Seagate Momentus XT 500GB Hard Drive could be the solution you’ve been longing for.
Haven’t been able to find the iPhone 4S anywhere? Are you lost in the wilderness of the old, in search of the newness? Don’t despair, there’s one place you can find the 4S more reliably than anywhere else… Your local Apple Store.
Following a previous report from June suggesting that Apple was working on bring panorama capabilities to the iPhone, new screenshots of the interface have now been revealed, showing that iOS expert Conrad Kramer hase learned how to enable the new mode.
Apple had a record fiscal year – The first time they ever topped $100 billion in revenue. As a reward, they’ve awarded 1 million shares of stock to seven top executives as a reward for their hard work.
Google chairman Eric Schmidt wrote in a recent letter to the US Senate anti-trust subcommittee that Apple’s Siri personal assistant is a “significant development,”and could pose a threat to Google’s search dominance.
Electronista floats the rumor that Apple could be working on getting Siri to run on the iPhone 4. Claims are that “Apple briefly let staff get a test build of iOS 5 with Siri on the older model that was pulled once the trial was done. The dry run supposedly went ‘really well,'”