A 14-page preview of the biographical Steve Job manga was posted on Monday. The comic gives us all a peek at how we can expect noted manga artist Mari Yamazaki to present the life story of the late, great Apple co-founder.
It’s a feature that’s been available in the US for some time, but at last us folk on the other side of the pond can get our hands on Facebook VoIP calling.
“The seatbelt sign is now on, so please switch off all electronic equipment as we prepare for takeoff/landing.” God I hate that phrase, but changes could be in the air.
The launch of Apple’s iPhone 5, and three different iPad models in 2012 saw Apple partner Foxconn earning a record $3.2 billion in net income.
Apple has purchased WiFiSLAM, a small WiFi mapping startup, for $20 million. It specializes in technology which allows you to detect where a user’s phone is in a building using the WiFi signal, and it could very well be used to improve Apple’s Maps app.
In the app world, there are several heavyweights, the app publishers who dominate and make more money than any other. App Annie has released the top 52 publishers of 2012 based off combined annual revenue, and counting both App Store and Google Play sales.
After officially being unveiled in late January, the new BlackBerry Z10 smartphone finally went on sale in the U.S. today – the first device to run the new BlackBerry 10 OS (also introduced in January). The device is positioned as a direct competitor to the iPhone 5, Windows Phone 8, and Android devices.
After facing a class-action lawsuit over in-app purchases within App Store apps, The Guardian reports that Apple has now begun posting a notice within the App Store for ‘Freemium’ titles warning about in-app purchases before users decide to download the app.
While there has been a great deal of rumor and speculation regarding Apple’s next-gen ‘iPhone 5S,’ there has so far been a complete lack of leaked hardware to back up those rumors – until now, that is. Nowhereelse.fr has revealed images of a pair of supposed parts for the iPhone 4S, including the vibration motor and the home button.
Massive Apple ID Security Hole Allows Password Resets Using Only Your Email Address and Date of Birth
Apple’s introduction of two-step authentication for Apple IDs was a great step forward in helping users protect their account security – but according to The Verge, a new security bug has been discovered which allows anyone to reset your Apple ID password using only your email address and password. Notably, the issue only affects customers who have NOT enabled two-step verification.
Apple has announced that they will begin rejecting any newly submitted or updated apps that require access to a device’s UDID, after warning developers against using the old identifier system for nearly a full year. They’ll also begin rejecting any new app or update that lacks support for the iPhone 5’s 4-inch Retina display.
As rumors about an Apple “iWatch” continue to circulate, and as Samsung confirms it is working on it’s own smart watch, now comes word that Google could be working on their own arm wearable device, and has even received a “Google Glass-like” patent for a smart watch.
A document, acquired by TmoNews (via Droid Life), purports to reveal the specifics of T-Mobile’s “UNcarrier” plans, which signals a move away from subsidies in favor of cheaper monthly rates.
How to annoy Stephen Elop, a guide for TV presenters.
European Union regulators are reportedly taking a close look at contracts between Apple and its iPhone carrier partners in an attempt to determine if the company’s strict terms amount to anti-competitive behavior.
Apple blamed content owners for the huge price gap for digital goods sold in the U.S. and those sold in Australia. The comments were made on Friday during a hearing with Australia’s Standing Committee on Infrastructure and Communications.