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Make Your Bid to Have a Coffee Date With Apple CEO Tim Cook

Posted on 24/04/2013 by Chris Hauk

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So, you know you’ve always wanted to sit down and have a cup of coffee with Apple CEO Tim Cook. Now is your chance. If you have polite manners, and show respect for Mr. Cook, you can set down for a cuppa with him. Oh yeah, you’ll probably need tens of thousands of dollars too.

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Apple to Offer 150 Free WWDC ‘Scholarships’ to Promising Young App Developers

Posted on 24/04/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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In keeping with their tradition to foster the talents of young developers, and their commitment to education, Apple is once again offering 150 WWDC scholarships to students 13 years old or older who aspire to develop great apps. Apple made a similar offer last year – and I for one am glad to see them offer the program once more!

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Tim Cook: “We Should Have Waited Until January to Announce The New iMacs”

Posted on 24/04/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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During Apple’s recent quarterly earnings conference call, Tim Cook revealed an interesting nugget about the launch of Apple’s new ultra-thin iMacs. It’s no secret that supplies were extremely short when the device launched late last year, with some customers waiting 5-6 weeks to get their pre-ordered machines – and reflecting on that, Cook noted that he thinks Apple should have waited until this January to release the machines.

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Apple Announces WWDC 2013 to Kick Off on June 10

Posted on 24/04/2013 by Chris Hauk

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Apple has announced the dates for its annual Worldwide Developers Conference. The event will be held June 10 through 14 at San Francisco’s Moscone West. Tickets for this year’s conference will go on sale Thursday, April 25, at 10 a.m. Pacific, 1 p.m. Eastern.

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Tim Cook On Larger-Screen iPhones: Don’t Expect Them Any Time Soon

Posted on 24/04/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Among the many topics address by Tim Cook during yesterday’s quarterly results conference call, Cook took a moment to discuss rumors that Apple may be working on a larger version of the iPhone. Cook was quick to squash rumors that Apple would head in that direction, noting that there are still to many quality trade-offs in such displays.

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Twitter to Kill Off TweetDeck for iPhone and Android on May 7

Posted on 24/04/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Following Twitter’s announcement that they would be discontinuing TweetDeck for iPhone, Android, and Adobe Air, the company has now officially announced the expiration date for those versions of the app as May 7. On that date, Twitter will permanently disable the apps from functioning, and dropping all support and development.

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Apple Hits 45 Billion Download Milestone in the App Store – Over $9 Billion Paid Out To Developers!

Posted on 24/04/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Apple offered a progress report yesterday on the state of the App Store – and to say that Apple’s app market delivered impressive results would be quite the understatement. According to Apple, the App Store has now seen over 45 billion total app downloads – that’s over 700 million app downloads per day, and over 800 downloads every single second.

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