Those of you that tried unsuccessfully to get an iPad 2 on launch day know first hand how frustrating it is to stand in line for hours, only to have the store run out of iPads. One man in this situation, however, was lucky enough to score one at no additional cost, courtesy of a good Samaritan.
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The NY Times is still on course to errect its paywall for online and mobile visitors. But in an effort to keep face with its loyal userbase, the NY Times has annoucned that it will offer long-term subscribers with free access to the website through the browser and through mobile devices such as iPhone & iPad.
An enthusiastic Android mascot has clearly been infected by a virus that makes it party like a hero. The mascot keeps to tradition and can be seen “doing the robot” on a few occasions during the promotional video.
The man who led the development of Mac OS X is today leaving the company. Bertrand Serlet spent nearly 14 years leading Apple’s development of their operating systems.
It appears that Apple is set to announce a new, free version of their popular MobileMe service next month, according to a trusted source for iLounge. In addition, it’s possible that iOS 5 will be announced at the same meeting.
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AT&T have today acquired T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom for $39 billion. The move will result in only two other viable mobile carriers in the US with Verizon and Sprint providing the only competition.
Pingdom recently analyzed some data from web analytics company StatCounter that places Switzerland as the most Apple loving country ahead of the likes of the USA and Canada; where a high take up in Macs is to be expected.
We recently had the opportunity to ask Vero Pepperell, the community representative for Alfred, a few questions about the company and their plans and ideas. For those of you that don’t know, Alfred is a groundbreaking productivity app for the Mac OS X platform.
Ars Technica offers some clever (and surprisingly practical) advice on how to securely and safely transport data from place to place via Sneakernet (physical transport). The article and it’s accompanying video covers data encryption, biometrics, various forms of validation, and so forth.
AppSumo, famous for it’s frequent bundle deals, has a new deal up which we think is a fantastic deal. It’s called the Lean Startup Bundle, and includes thousands of dollars worth of tools to help start-ups build their base, and…
I’ve recently discovered that Scosche has updated one of my favorite iPhone accessories: Their FlipSync keychain charge/sync cable. In order to celebrate, we’ll be giving away 5 of these in a one-day contest.
Conan O’Brien reenacted a battle scene of biblical proportions when he catapulted life size Angry Birds at evil green pigs. Swedish based furniture company IKEA felt the full brunt of the game as it is their furniture that was destroyed during this sketch
Are you looking for a way to help out with the recent tragedies in Japan without having to take too many extra steps? Apple’s making it easier for their customers by allowing you to make donations quickly and easily through iTunes.
Apple has finally unveiled the final version of their new xCode development suite used for developing Mac, iPhone, iPod, and iPad applications. The release is free to developers who have paid their $99. As for the rest of us, $5 on the app store will get you a download.