Latest Apple News & Mac News

Breaking: Spotify Coming To The US NOW!

Posted on 06/07/2011 by Cormac Moylan

After months and months of wait, it finally looks like Spotify is ready to launch their US presence. A special landing page on the Spotify website is requesting those that are interested in using their US service add their email to be notified of the launch.

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Back To The iFuture: Macbook Air Unveiled In 2008

Posted on 06/07/2011 by Cormac Moylan

It’s been more than three years since Steve Jobs took to the stage at Macworld and pulled the world’s thinnest laptop from a brown envelope and present it to the world. Check out the video presentation, inside.

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JailbreakMe 3.0 Released, Unlocks All iOS Devices!

Posted on 06/07/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

We’ve reported on the impending release of JailbreakMe 3.0 several times now, and the day has finally come. Yup that’s right! JailbreakMe 3.0 is live, and you can use it by simply visiting JailbreakMe.com from Mobile Safari.

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Facebook Expected To Announce iPad App & HTML5 iOS 5 Platform

Posted on 06/07/2011 by Cormac Moylan

More and more details are emerging about Facebook’s next BIG thing. It is expected that Facebook will tomorrow announce Skype integration within Facebook for video chatting between friends. But Facebook is also said to be announcing something else that they describe as “awesome”.

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How Does Apple Stay Ahead Of The Competition? Lots Of Cash.

Posted on 05/07/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Have you ever found yourself wondering how Apple can continually manage to bring out products so ahead of the curve that their competition can only attempt to play catch-up? It turns out that the answer, in part, is simply having a massive bank account.

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Skype For Mac Updated, Gains Better Screen Sharing

Posted on 05/07/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Skype for Mac has just received an update to version 5.2. The new update mainly brings support for screen sharing in group video calls. Despite the irritation that many hold over Skype’s new design, it’s refreshing to me to see that they are still actively working on the project.

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Nintendo To Finally Enter The App Store For The 1st Time!

Posted on 05/07/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

After many years of resistance, Nintendo has relented and will be making their first-ever contribution to the App Store with an app called Pokemon Say Tap – a game that’s unavailable on the 3DS or the Wii, and exclusive to the App Store.

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US Officially Approves iPad 2 For Pilot Usage In Cockpits

Posted on 05/07/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Excellent news has arrived in a new report today as the US Federal Aviation Administration has certified the iPad 2 for use in airplane pilot cabins. Pilots will use the iPads to replace flight bags, replacing huge amounts of paper maps, safety checklists, charts, weather info, and more.

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Apple To Build 5 Million iPad 2s In July

Posted on 05/07/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

We’ve known for some time that supplies of Apple’s iPad 2 have been quite constrained – even now, months after the official launch, shipping times are still set at 1-2 weeks. Apple may be aggressively attempting to turn that around, however, by building 5 million iPad 2s this month.

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iPhone Helps Mother And Daughter Reconnect After 5 Years

Posted on 05/07/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

I’ve long been of the opinion that our electronic devices are more than just toys – they can really help us to improve our lives. Take this story, for instance, in which an iPhone (and the power of social networking) helped a mother reunite with her daughter after more than 5 years.

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Could The Apple TV Become The Future Of Low-CPU Servers?

Posted on 05/07/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Looking to run a small family website or DNS server? Why use an expensive and power-hungry Inter-based server when you can make your Apple TV do the work? Read on to find out how to make your Apple TV 2 function as a web server.

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Apple Orders 15 Million iPhone 5s For September Launch

Posted on 05/07/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

We’ve heard rumors of a September iPhone 5 launch before, but this time the rumor is paired with a claim that Apple has actually ordered 15 million iPhone 5 units for release in September.

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