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Which New iOS 6 Features Will be Available on Your Device?

Posted on 13/06/2012 by Chris Hauk

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Apple says that iOS 6, the upcoming version of its operating system for the iPhone and iPad, is “compatible” with devices as old as the iPhone 3GS. At the bottom of Apple’s iOS 6 info page, however, is a disclaimer: “Not all features are available on all devices.”


Ping Headed For The Grave With Next iTunes Update?

Posted on 13/06/2012 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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It was always doomed to failure. Type Ping into Google images and you’ll get images of a Windows terminal command, not Apple’s musical social network. AllThingsD even reports that it could already be in the grave after the next iTunes update.


Tim Cook Confirms: Apple Planning Mac Pro Replacement for 2013

Posted on 12/06/2012 by Chris Hauk

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Professional level users who rely on Apple’s Mac Pro lineup were not a little disappointed when the list of WWDC announcements didn’t include their beloved tower of power. But an email from Tim Cook has given them a ray of hope that Apple is working on “something really great” to address the professional market.


Apple Backtracks, No Longer Lists Mac Pro as ‘New’

Posted on 12/06/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler


Apple’s Online Store listed Mac Pro models as new yesterday following the WWDC keynote, although the units did not include Thunderbolt, USB 3, or other significant updates. Apple has now removed the “new” designation.


Apple and TomTom Sign Agreement for iOS 6 Map Data

Posted on 12/06/2012 by Chris Hauk


At the WWDC keynote, Apple unveiled a new mapping app for iOS 6 which will replace the Map app that used Google data. Shortly after the presentation, digital maps provider TomTom confirmed it had signed an agreement with Apple to provide maps and other data.


Verizon is Killing Voice Minutes, Making Data Plans Shareable

Posted on 12/06/2012 by Chris Hauk

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Have apps like Apple’s iMessage made carriers revisit how they charge their customers for voice, text, and data plans? Verizon seems to have heard the bell toll, as they have announced a new plan that allows customers to get rid of tiered voice minutes and text plans, and also lets them share data allotments among multiple devices.


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